FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Fortaleza Open 2016 | 26 April - 1 May 2016

#FortalezaOpen


EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

Country Quota Playoff

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams (if any)

24/04 

 26/04 (morning)

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

 25/04 - 10:00/12:00

26/04 - 09:00/13:00 

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

 25/04

26/04 

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

 25/04 - 14:00/17:00

 

 26/04 - 14:00/18:00

 

Technical Meeting Qualification teams (if any)

 N/A

N/A 

Qualification tournament

 26/04 - 09:00/17:00

27/04 - 8:00/16:30 

Departure of eliminated teams

 27/04

28/04

 

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

26/04 

27/04 

Preliminary Inquiry

26/04 - 14:00/19:00

 

 27/04 - 14:00/18:00

 

Technical Meeting (if any)

 N/A

N/A 

Pool play matches (start – end)

 27/04 - 28/04

28/04 - 29/04 

Departure of eliminated teams

 29/04

30/04 

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

 28/04 - 16:20/21:30

29/04 - 13:30/15:50 

Departure of eliminated teams

 29/04

30/04 

Round of 16 matches (start - end)

29/04 - 11:20/13:40 

 29/04 - 16:00/21:00

Departure of eliminated teams

 30/04

 30/04

Quarter Final matches (start-end)

 30/04 - 10:00/12:00

30/04 - 12:00/15:00 

Departure of eliminated teams

01/05 

 01/05

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

 30/04 - 17:00/20:00

30/04 - 18:00/21:00 

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

01/05 - 08:00/09:00 (3rd)

01/05 - 10:00/11:00 (1st)

Awarding - 12:30 

01/05 - 09:00/10:00 (3rd)

01/05 - 11:15/12:15 (1st)

Awarding - 12:30 

Departure of athletes

02/05 

02/05 

 

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).