RULES

 

TOURNAMENT FORMAT

The 9 registered teams are divided into three, 3-teams groups (GROUP A,B,C) in the Preliminary Round, where each team is playing two games in a group. Then in Final round another three groups (winners of groups, A1,B1,C1 and 2nd in groups A2,B2,C2 and 3rd in groups A3,B3,C3) are created and two final games for a final statement for each team are played in a group.

TEAM COMPOSITION

For a team to play a game it must be able to put on the ice at least five skaters and one goaltender at the beginning of the game.

LENGTH OF PLAY

TIE-BREAKING FORMULA

POINT SYSTEM

For all games in Preliminary and Final Round, points shall be awarded as follows: 3 points for the winning team at the conclusion of regulation time 1 point for both teams at the conclusion of regulation time if the game is tied 0 points for the team losing the game in regulation time

GAME RULES SPECIFICATIONS

EQUIPMENT

Skaters’ equipment consists of sticks, skates, protective equipment, and uniforms. All protective equipment, except gloves, helmets, and skates must be worn entirely underneath the uniform. Equipment must conform to safety standards and be used only to protect skaters, not to enhance or improve playing ability or to cause injury to an opponent. Full equipment, including helmets, must be worn during the game and pre-game warm-up. Only face masks are optional. Inline trousers for roller hockey are not allowed.

PENALTIES

NO FIGHTING!!! Fighting will result in a major penalty and may result in a tournament disqualification.