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Game rules
·The first team to win 2 sets, wins the game (if it's already 2-­0, third set is optional and does NOT count)
·Sets (1st and 2nd) are won by scoring 21 points (15 in case of 3rd set) and having a lead of at least 2 points.
·If the score is 21-21: A Tiebreak ensues until a minimum lead of two points is achieved (e.g. 23‐21, 24­-22, etc.)
·2x2 True Beach volleyball rules apply (as guidance) https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2PnUjqYSIw-eTBkeWNidGR6UWs/view?usp=sh...
·4x4 & 6x6 BVPRBB rules apply (as guidance) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WrYaywyrIVSJsfuBo-vcbar-mqG8KUzf7UGD...
·At all times during the game, there must be TWO players of each sex per team on the field (both for 4x4 and 6x6), so make sure you have enough players of the appropriate gender to comply.

Scoring rules

·The 3 point rule applies:
·2-0 = 3 points for the winner, 0 points for the loser
·2-1 = 2 points for the winner, 1 point for the loser
·Additional sets do NOT count, see Game Rules

Penalizations

·Teams who have players (PRBB or ex-PRBB) not registered will be penalized .If these players are externals, the team will be OUT from the tournament. Neither excuse will be accepted!
·48h advance notice to the other team (and 24h MINIMUM to La ORG) is required in order to postpone a match: last minute notice MINUS 1 point (Exceptions: RAIN and EXTREME WIND)
·Absence without previous announcement: MINUS 1 point for the absent team + the match will be considered lost 2-0 unless the opposing team agrees on rescheduling (we rely on fair play)
·Games played without proper approval from La ORG count as not played and score 0 points
·Violating the ‘min. 2 players of each sex on the field’ rule: MINUS 2 points
·The two teams in charge of the net will be penalized 1 point for losing any piece from the net kit

Classification criteria

·It is done using following priorities:
1st Points
2nd Ratio of sets won (Won:Lost)
3rd Direct comparison
4th Difference between scored and lost points across all matches

-->There is always room to talk with the other team, but if there are disagreements La ORG will apply the rules!<--