Tournament Rules

Tournament Rules

The valid IFF international rules will be applied. Of course its a large field tournament.

Playing Time

Ladies

2×15 min with last 3 minutes not being effectively measured in all the group matches and play off matches up to the semifinals. The interval between the first and second period is 2 minutes. No time out allowed in the group matches and eliminating matches up to the semi-finale.

2×15 min with last 3 minutes being effectively measured in the semifinals and final. The interval between the first and second period is 2 minutes. Time out is allowed from the semi-finals on.

Men

2×15 min with last 3 minutes not being effectively measured in all the group matches and play off matches up to the semifinals. The interval between the first and second period is 2 minutes. No time out allowed in the group matches and eliminating matches up to the semi-finale.

2×15 min with last 3 minutes being effectively measured in semifinals and final. The interval between the first and second period is 2 minutes. Time out is allowed from the semi-finals on.

Ranking Key

Victory in group games gives 3 points, draw 1 point and defeat 0 points.

If two/more teams reach the same amount of points after the group matches the final position is decided as follows:

  • the amount of points reached in mutual direct matches
  • the score difference reached in mutual direct matches
  • the amount of scored goals in mutual direct matches
  • the total score difference
  • the total amount of scored goals
  • by lot

A draw in the eliminating matches is followed by:

  • 3 penalty shots
  • penalty sudden death

Protest

A potential protest must be delivered to the JURY or to the hall secretariat in a written form 15 minutes after the match at latest. Protest fee: 50€. In case of refusing the protest the fee is not refunded. The verdict of the JURY is final and cannot be questioned.

Team List

Every team must complete the on-line team list on the tournament web page till the start of the tournament. Only the players named on the on-line list are allowed to play. Additions to the list are not allowed after the first game of the tournament has been played.

Match Report

The match protocol must be filled in block letters and handed over to the match secretariat at latest 30 minutes before every match.

Walk Over

The maximum waiting time is 5 minutes, after that the default result will be 0:5. Any team missing two matches due to the walk over will be excluded from the tournament and all played matches annulled.

Players Participation

Any player can take part only for one team during the tournament. The bottom age limit for players participating at the tournament is the year of birth 1998. No player younger than that age is allowed to play at the tournament. Player’s identification may be requested in case of misgivings. The players’ passports or other ID must be for disposal for this case. The players’ identification can be requested also by the opponent only till the end of the break between the 1st and 2nd period after handing over the protest fee. In case of potential unfitness the default result of this match will be 0:5.

Match Penalty

Match penalty 1 leads automatically to suspension till the end of the respective match, match penalty 2 to suspension in the following match and match penalty 3 leads to the players suspension in the whole tournament.

Team colours

In case the referees decide that one team should change shirts due to the similarity of the opponents colors the team listed as away team in the official match schedule is obliged to change. If the team does not have any other dress, the organizer will provide them some practice shirts in order to make it possible for the referees and the opponents to distinguish the teams.

Warm Up

There will not be any opportunity to warm up on the floorball ground therefore warming up before every match will have to take place next to the ground or outside the hall.

Dressing Room

The number of dressing rooms in both halls is limited and therefore it has to be used by „walking through“ system. After changing before the match please take all the teams’ belongings in your bags with you. The organizers cannot be taken responsible for any loss of personal belongings during the tournament.

Match Schedule

The organizers have the right to change the published match schedule. In such a case a notice will be given to each team leader affected by the change.