FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship
 

Competition Formula

 

The seventh edition of the FIVB Women's Club World Championship will be held from October 9 to 13, 2013 in Zurich in Switzerland.

The competition will feature six teams such as in the previous editions except for the two first ones, respectively in 1991 and 1992, which saw eight teams compete. Host club Volero Zürich will be joined by a team from each continent which qualified either through continental championships or confederation’s nomination.

The competition will run over five days and consist of two rounds with 10 matches in total.

Preliminary Round: 6 matches
Finals: 4 matches

PRELIMINARY ROUND
Two pools (A and B) are composed of three (3) teams each, with teams playing each other in a Round Robin system to determine the overall ranking and classification from 1st to 3rd.

Teams ranked 3rd in each pool will be eliminated and classified with a 5th place finish.

FINALS (Semifinals and Finals)
Semifinals: The team ranked 1st in Pool A after the Preliminary Round will play against the team ranked 2nd in Pool B. The team ranked 1st in Pool B after the Preliminary Round will play against the team ranked 2nd in Pool A.

Finals: The losers of the semifinal matches will playoff for 3rd and 4th places. The winners of the semifinal matches will contest the final for 1st and 2nd places.


Participating Clubs

 

UNILEVER VOLEI (BRAZIL)
Qualified as 2013 South American Women's Club Championship winner

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GUANGDONG EVERGRANDE (CHINA)
Qualified as 2013 Asian Women's Club Championship winner

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KENYA PRISONS (KENYA)
Qualified as 2013 African Women's Club Championship winner

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VAKIFBANK ISTANBUL (TURKEY)
Qualified as 2013 CEV Women's Champions League winner

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VOLERO ZURICH (SWITZERLAND)
Qualified as host country club

 

IOWA ICE (USA)
Qualified as per NORCECA nomination