WOMEN’S EVENT SCHEDULE
To be included enlisting details on the events' activities (i.e. time and location of the preliminary inquiries and Technical Meetings, side events) and competition schedule
Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams 13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams (if any) 14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any) 19:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance) at Phuket Orchid Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams
Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Phuket Orchid Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams Qualification Tournament Arrival of Main Draw teams 19.00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance) at Phuket Orchid Hotel for the Main Draw teams 19.45 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance) at Phuket Orchid Hotel for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)
Main Draw (32 matches)
Main Draw (22 matches)
Main Draw (4 matches) and Semi-finals (if scheduled on the same day)
Departure of the persons concerned
Training courts available since (date): 27 October 2006
Total # of competition courts:
Total # of warm-up courts:
Only players who sent in to the FIVB in due time the required forms (2006-2008 FIVB-National Federation - Athlete’ Agreement duly signed by all parties) and in good standing with the FIVB will be considered eligible to take part into the 2006 SWATCH FIVB World Tour events.
ENTRY (FIVB WEBSITE)
The confirmed teams’ entry list as well as useful information related to the event are enclosed to this Event’s Regulations and available on the FIVB website. Entry Points are the sum of individual ranking points based on the best 4 out of the last 5 FIVB Open, Grand Slam, and World Championships participations within the last 365 days.
Each National Federation is responsible for informing immediately both the FIVB and the Organizers in case of forfeit of an enrolled team through the WT/03 form (from -13 days to the start of the event)
PRELIMINARY INQUIRY AND TECHNICAL MEETING
Athletes must attend the Preliminary Inquiry. Athletes' attendance at the Technical Meeting is mandatory. If required, a drawing of lots will be made during the meeting to break any eventual ties. Match-up seeding and additional detailed information on the competition will be distributed on the occasion of the Technical Meeting. Athletes may be requested to provide their ID card or passport during the Technical Meeting.
UNIFORMS AND ACCESSORIES
If required by the FIVB Technical Supervisor, uniforms and accessories will be checked during the Preliminary Inquiry. Athletes of the same team must wear the same color and style of shorts. The display of the individual players' sponsors' logos on shorts and accessories must comply with the FIVB advertising regulations. While tank tops will be provided by the Organizers to the athletes, shorts/bottoms and accessories must be provided by the players and/or by their sponsors. Uniforms will also be provided by the Organizers to officials Organizing staff members and volunteers.
In the Qualification Tournament (Grand Slam and Open Events), teams will be seeded as per the players' 365 day FIVB World Ranking points on the day before the event (Technical Meeting). In the Main Draw all teams will be seeded as per the players' most recent Main Draw finish (best 4 out of 5 last finishes) over the last 12 months in FIVB World Tour events on the day before the start of the event (Technical Meeting).