Rules for Basketball (Women)
- There will be two groups of 4 teams. Each team will play a pre-playoff against three other teams in its group.
- Depending on the results obtained in the previous league, we will create the crossings of the second phase (quarters, semis and final). The losing teams will play classification matches for the 5th to 8th.
- All matches, except the final, will be played with 5 players on a small field (1/3) and a duration of twelve minutes against the clock. The final will be played on a complete field and will exist of two parts of 20 minutes standing time (to be confirmed).
- The tournament will follow the rules of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 2008. www.fiba.com. Some modifications to these rules (time splits, failures, etc ...) and the triple contest rules will be communicated to the captains of the teams at the start of the tournament.
There will be a mixed competition throughout the day. Each participant may register for this competition. The organization reserves the right to change the rules and the contest's time depending on the volume of people registered and the time available. It is planned for the preliminary series to start at noon (during lunch) and the final at half-time of the finals.
Saturday 16th September:
09:00 Opening of the gym and breakfast
09:10 Captains meeting (explanation tournament and contest rules)
09:30 Start of tournament
13:30 Lunch break. Contest
14.30 Resumption of the tournament
21:00 Dinner and awards ceremony
Location: Duet Sports Cotxeres Borbo Address: Carrer Ramon Albo 41-57, Barcelona URL Map
Time: Saturday 14th Sep From 9am to 6pm
All matches will be played with 5 players in a small court (1/3) and they will last 20min (running clock)
The tournament will follow the FIBA rules (www.fiba.com). Some changes to the rules (match time, foult, etc), as well as the contest rules, will be communicated on Friday during the Welcome, and it will be distributed to the team captains just before the tournament on Saturday.
*Personal Fouls: Max 4 fouls per player
*There will be no free throws
*If fouled during a shot: 1 point + ball possession (if shot is not scored). 1 point + scored points (if shot is scored)
*From 5th team foul (included), there will be an extra point for the oponent for each foul. (After 4th Foul there will be a raised flag)
*Technical or unsportsmanlike foul will be charged with 1 point + possession
*In case of tied score, there will be extra-time of 2 minutes of running clock.
*Time out: 1 for team and half.
*The competition format will be communicated depending on the number of participant teams. Initially, this will be all vs all.
*Winning match: 2 points
*Losing match: 1 point
*In case of tied standing, the result of the match of both teams will be taken into consideration. If there are more than 2 tied teams, and the basket average is also tied, the team with higher scores will win.
During the day there will be a 3point contest, in which any player may participate. The organizers reserve the right to modify the rules and the time for the contest, depending on the people registered and the available time. Initially, there will be an individual 3point contest and a team one.
Saturday 14th September
09:00 Court opening and breakfast
09:30 Captains meeting (Tournament rules and contest explanation)
10:00 Tournament Start
13:30 Lunch Break
14:30 Tournament Re-start
16:30 End of competition