Event name:

PRAHA 2016 MEVZA U20 & U18 Beach Volleyball Championships


Beachclub Strahov, Chodecká 2341/2, 169 00 Praha

Capacity of the stadium:


Number of courts:

Min. 2

Number of men’s teams:

U18 8/8; U20 8/8 Teams (Main draw)min 1 team per country(max2)

Number of women’s teams:

U18 8/8; U20 8/8 Teams (Main draw)min 1 team per country(max2)

Entry Procedure,


The teams have to be registered by their National Volleyball Federation using the registration form 'U18/20 Championships'


The form has to be sent either to as well as to organizer mail.

Rules of the game:

FIVB Official Beach Volleyball Rules

Official Ball:

Mikasa VLS 300


According CEV Regulation 2014

Competition format:

Main Draw: Group system (2 groups with 4 teams, semi-finals, finals and match for third place)

Teams main draw:

7 teams directly qualified (1 team per country):

  • 1 team host country CZE
  • 6 teams of AUT, CRO, HUN, ISR, SVK , SLO  / 1 team per country per category


Max. 1 Wild Card – will be decide by host country federation


Any free spot in Main Draw will be filled by host country teams - CZE

Technical meetings:

Preliminary Inquiry Main Draw (Men & Women)


30.6. 2016 18:00  Technical Meeting Main Draw (Men & Women)


Main draw date:

1.7. – 2.7. 2016.



1 official per 2 teams


Organizers will provide all Organizing Committee members, Officials, referees, players, coaches, physiotherapists, VIP’s, journalists, technical staff, court personnel, volunteers, etc. with official accreditation cards and will ensure that only those people will access the designated venue areas.


Free for players during competition from organizer provided by MEVZA PRAHA partner Mercedes - Benz

Officials & Player’s hotel:



Organizers will provide accommodation and meals.!mevza/sns9k


Sports equipment - jerseys:

Obligation for participants / National federation of participants





Travel Costs:

Each team bears its own return travel expenses to the official competition venue.

The Organizing National Federation must provide and bear the costs for the transport of the visiting teams from the nearest airport to the official competition venue as well as a local transportation.

Food & Lodging:

Each Federation shall pay 50% of the “unique fee” to the organizing National Federation for each member of its delegation (max. 3 persons per team):


  • € 50.- for 2 nights/3 daysfull board per person


MEVZA will cover the remaining 50%, paid directly to the organizer

Further information: ZOO Praha, 4th worlds best ZOO – entry free for all players




National Federation


/director of tournament

Czech Volleyball Federation

Bělohorská 19

160 00 Praha 6-Břevnov

Czech Republic

President: PaeDr. Zdeněk Haník, Ph.D.

Contact person: Jan Dumek – Department of Beach Volleyball CVF


Tel.:  00420 603 570 747

 E-mail :

Contact person: Eva Bauerová


Tel.:  00420 723 145 323

 E-mail :



Middle European Volleyball Zonal Association


President: Mr. Karl HANZL


Prinz Eugen-Strasse 12

A-1040 Vienna





Company Name:

Beachclub Strahov

Competition Director:

Jan Zvěřina

Tournament Director:

Vít Mařík

Company Address: 32, 160 17, Praha 6


00420 602 302 001




Middle European Volleyball
Zonal Association

Mr. Karl HANZL

Phone +43 (1) 7294190-0
Fax +43 (1) 7294190-601

Prinz Eugenstraße, 12
A-1040 WIEN