Organizing Committee: Volleyball Federation of Montenegro (OSCG)
Technical Director Beach Volleyball: Nikola Pjescic
CEV/FIVB Official Technical Delegate: Renato Arena (IT)
GSSE Technical Delegate: Jordi Verdaguer Ferre
The Beach Volleyball competitions will take place from 28th May to 31st May 2019. All competitions (Men & Women) will be played in accordance with the Rules of the European Volleyball Confederation (CEV), unless there are other specific modifications stipulated in the GSSE Technical Rules and Regula-tions.
PARTICIPATION IN THE BEACH VOLLEYBALL COMPETITION
Each country may enter one (1) men’s team and one (1) women’s team of a maximum of two (2) players per team.
The Men tournament will be played in two groups A and B with 4 teams, in which the single Round Robin System will be applied. The teams will be placed in a “serpentine” way, according to the classification in the previous Games. For Teams that did not take part in the last Games, a draw will determine their posi-tion following the previously ranked teams. The first two (2) of each group will compete in the semi-fi-nals in the following order: 1st of Group A – 2nd of Group B, semi-final 1st of Group B – 2nd of Group A semi-final The third of each group will compete for the 5th and 6th place as follows: 3rd of Group A – 3rd of Group B. The fourth of each group will compete for the 7th and 8th place as follows: 4th of Group A – 4th of Group B.
The Women will be played in the Round Robin Sys-tem.
Two (2) points will be awarded to the winner of a match.
One (1) point will be awarded to the loser of a match. No (0) points to the team that forfeits the match All participants must wear the uniform of their coun-try, which must comply with the CEV Rules and GSSE Rules and Regulations. Each team must have two (2) sets of uniforms, each one in a different color. Teams must submit sets of uniforms to the Technical Offi-cials during technical meeting and preliminary in-quiries. Beach Volleyball competitors must be num-bered 1 or 2 and use the same number throughout the tournament.
The main playing court measures 16m x 8m and 40cm in depth. The secondary playing Court will be used for Warm-up.
Balls: MIKASA VLS 300.
Location: Slovenska Plaza, Budva
Location:200m from the Headquarters.
Two courts. Main court for game and warm up court.
Location: Slovenska Plaza, Budva
Slovenska Plaza is located in the center of Budva, a 10-minute walk to Budva’s Old Town. The Mediter-ranean note is present in all segments of the Resort, where there are numerous restaurants, bars, shops, souvenir shops, travel agencies, beauty salons, health facilities, tennis courts. The hotel has two swimming pools. Web Page: https://www.hgbudvanskarivijera. com/index.php/me/resort-slovenska-plaza
No bus or car transportation because is only 200m from accommodation to official venues.
TECHNICAL MEETING AND PRELIMINARY INQUIRIES
The time and place of the Technical Meeting is 27th of May from 12:15 to 13:15 in Budva.
The CEV Official Technical Delegate will chair the meeting.
Attendance: Representative of the organizer, team representatives and players.
Team representatives must show passport for players and uniforms.
WATER, FIRST AID, MEDICAL CARE
Each team will be provided with the appropriate amount of bottled water for practices and the games. There will be one medical team in each game gym and one medical team available upon request 24h.
The Organizer will provide you with the information about the local emergency phone numbers for first aid and local hospitals.
Each team will have their own team attaché. Team attaché is responsible to be at service for the team during the tournament and provide them all information that they need. Also we will have necessary number of volunteers in hotel, etc.
OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONY
The Opening Ceremony will take place in Budva, on Monday, May 27th at 9:00 p.m.
Location: Old Town Budva
The Closing Ceremony and the Farewell Party will take place in Budva, on June 1st at 9:30 p.m. Location TBD.
GOLD MEDAL CEREMONY
The Gold medal ceremony for women and men will be 20 minutes after Men Finals in Slovenska Plaza.
PRACTICE INFORMATION AND SCHEDULE
All practices will be held at main court in Budva at Slovenska Plaza.