Sports: HBKU Volleyball Tournament | Hamad Bin Khalifa University


Sports: HBKU Volleyball Tournament

  • 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
  • Volleyball Court, Education City Student Center

About the Event

HBKU Sports and Recreation – Student Life is organizing a volleyball tournament. Participation is open to Qatar Foundation community members. Registration for the tournament will start on September 1 and end on September 20, 2017.

Details of the tournament:

  1. Each team must be composed of a maximum of 12 players only.
  2. Game schedules will be determined after the draw and before the tournament starts.
  3. All players are required to submit their QF IDs for verification purposes.
  4. Players who are not in the official list are not allowed to play.
  5. Trophies and medals will be given to all declared winners.


Game rules:

  1. A single elimination system will be used during the tournament.
  2. General indoor volleyball rules will apply. 
  3. Open-handed tips are legal.
  4. All forms of net contact are considered to be violations.
  5. Teams must maintain rotational order and move clockwise.
  6. Players should re-serve if there is any interference e.g. stray balls rolling onto the court


Scoring rules:

  1. Points are awarded for every serve (i.e. rally points).
  2. The game ends when: (a) the horn/whistle sounds (14 minutes), or (b) one of the teams earns 25 points, whichever comes first.
  3. Players should not serve the ball once the end of the game has been announced. Players should finish playing if the game was ongoing at the time.

For more information, interested individuals may visit the recreation desk at the HBKU Student Center from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.