FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Vitoria Open 2016 | 15 - 20 mars 2016

#VitoriaOpen


EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

Country Quota Playoff

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams (if any)

13/03 

13/03 

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

 14/03 - 10:00/12:00

14/03 - 10:00/12:00 

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

 14/03

14/03

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

 14/03 - 14:00/19:00

Quality Hotel

Aeroporto Vitoria

14/03 - 14:00/19:00

Quality Hotel

Aeroporto Vitoria

Technical Meeting Qualification teams (if any)

 N/A

N/A 

Qualification tournament

 15/03 - 11:20/18:10

15/03 - 08:00/16:30 

Departure of eliminated teams

 16/03

16/03  

 

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

15/03 

15/03 

Preliminary Inquiry

 15/03 - 14:00/19:00

Quality Hotel

Aeroporto Vitoria

 15/03 - 14:00/19:00

Quality Hotel

Aeroporto Vitoria

Technical Meeting (if any)

N/A 

N/A 

Pool play matches (start – end)

 16/03 - 17/03

16/03 - 17/03 

Departure of eliminated teams

 18/03

 18/03

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

 18/03 - 12:00/14:00

 18/03 - 10:00/12:00

Departure of eliminated teams

 19/03

 19/03

Round of 16 matches (start - end)

 18/03 - 16:00/21:00

 18/03 - 14:00/20:00

Departure of eliminated teams

19/03 

19/03 

Quarter Final matches (start-end)

 19/03 - 12:00/15:00

19/03 - 10:00/12:00 

Departure of eliminated teams

 20/03

20/03 

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

19/03 

 19/03

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

20/03

20/03

Departure of athletes

21/03 

21/03 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

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Competition Format

 

The Qualification Tournament for both genders in an FIVB Open event is made up of 32 teams playing in a single elimination format with 8 teams advancing to the Main Draw.

The Main Draw Tournament of each gender is made up of 32 teams and is played through a first phase of eight (8) pools of four (4) teams each (Round Robin) and a second phase with twenty-four (24) teams playing in a Single Elimination format (the losers of the semifinal matches will play the bronze medal match, while the winners of the semifinal matches will play the gold medal match). From the Round Robin phase the 1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked teams from each pool will advance to the single elimination phase (total: twenty-four (24) teams).