THIS IS BEACH VOLLEYBALL
ORGANISING TERMS AND CONDITIONS - SEASON 2016/2017 & 2017/2018
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour (FIVB WT) is a circuit of professional international beach volleyball events, recognized by the FIVB, and held seasonally (might also fall across 2 years) and is crowned by the FIVB World Tour Finals defining the FIVB World Tour Finals Champion.
The new 5-star event categories, under the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, aim to grow the sport based on a sustainable business model with flexible commercial rights. All FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour events benefit of FIVB’s endorsement and pave the “road to Tokyo 2020” in the Olympic Qualification period (a year before the Olympic Games).
FIVB Beach Volleyball Age Group World Championships in categories Under 19 and Under 21 are staged every other year in alternate years. Next edition of the U19 category shall take place in 2018, while U21 shall be held in 2017. Universality principle applies for the qualification system allowing all five FIVB Continental Volleyball Confederations qualifying equal spots to each gender’s tournament. Age Group World Championships serve as a spring board for the new talent of beach volleyball.