The tournament will be played according to the valid IFF rules.
The match time in all categories will be 2x15 minutes; quarterfinals, semifinals and finals will be played 2x20 minutes.
The playing time will not be measured effectively with the exception of the last 3 minutes of the eliminating matches - starting from the quarterfinals.
There will be no time-out available with the exception of the eliminating matches starting from the quarterfinal.
Standard field size for categories G16, G18, B14, B15, B16, B17,B18
Smaller field size 36x18 m for categories G12, G14, B12, B13
Victory in group games gives 3 points, draw 1 point and lost game 0 points.
If two/more teams reach the same amount of points after the group matches you separate them by:
- - 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
- - lot
A draw in the eliminating matches is followed by:
- - 3 penalty shots
- - penalty sudden death
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: CZK 1,000. In case of refusing the protest the fee is not refunded.
The verdict of the JURY is final and cannot be questioned.
Every team must complete the on-line team list on the tournament web page till the start of the tournament at the latest. Only the players named on the on-line list are allowed to play. After the tournament starts the on-line team list may be modified or added only with the approval of the tournament JURY.
The match protocol must be filled in block letters and handed over to the match secretariat at latest 30 minutes before every match. The forms will be available during the team registration and it will be also possible to download them from the internet.
The maximum waiting time is 5 minutes, after that the de ‘fault 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.
Any player can take part only in one team in a certain category during the entire tournament. Any player can participate in more categories during the tournament in case his/her age is within the age limit of the given category (only within teams of one club). 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 but 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 de ‘fault result of this match will be 0:5.
Match penalty 1 leads automatically to suspensation till the end of the respective match, match penalty 2 to suspensation in the following match and the match penalty 3 leads to the player's suspensation in the whole tournament.
In case the referees decide that one team should change shirts due to the similarity of the opponents coloures the team listed as away team in the official match schedule is obliged to change. The jersey coloures published on internet are informative only.