Colombes Cup International Recreation Icehockey Tournament Paris 14-16 Maj 2016
? The tournament will be play in Colombes arena, 8 km west of PARIS
? a 56 x 26 meters ice surface, glass walled rink
? 1 000 seats, free entrance for spectators.
? 8 Teams - 2 divisions (20 games – 5 games for each team)
? 3 division games of 2 x 25 minutes running time for each team
? 1 semifinal game of 2 x 25 minutes running time + eventual shootout.
? 1 final ranking game of 2 x 25 minutes running time + eventual shootout.
? Gold medal final game will be played 2 x 20 minutes stopped time + eventual 10 minutes sudden death overtime + eventual shootout.
? Games will be played Saturday and Sunday from 9 AM to 7 PM.
Monday from 9 AM to 4 PM
? 2 games per day for each team on Saturday and Sunday
? Game schedule will be provide a week minimum before the event
? Schedules are susceptible to change according to tournament’s management needs.
Tournament will be play under standard IIHF rules but NON CHECKING rules *
(* a detailed definition of non-checking rule will be provided separately)
? New “IIHF Hybrid icing” rule will not be applied in the French two-official system
? All players are aged 18 or older.
? All players are experienced recreational players only
? All players are fully insured against any damage they can cause to anyone else
? All players are wearing a full set of approved equipment
? Players acknowledge that there is a risk of being injured when playing the game of hockey
? All the participants declare to have signed any adequate insurance. The liability of the organizers of the tournament cannot be committed in case of physical injury or material damage
? A player will be allowed to register and play for one team only of the tournament
? Team must dress a minimum playing roster of eleven registered players (ten skaters and a goalkeeper)
? Any Team playing a non-registered player or a registered player from another team will be forfeit 0-5 and will receive a minus 1 point in the ranking.
? Each team must have uniforms of matching color. Each player's uniform must have a unique (no duplicate) number permanently attached (no taped-on numbers).
? Home and away uniforms including matching socks are appreciated.
? Only injured goalkeeper can be replaced, according to Tournament Director’s prior approval
The Referees are instructed to apply the rules firmly; specially in regards to acts of violence
Any dangerous player, severe misconduct player, repetitive offender will be banned from the tournament
Tournament Points, Ranking & Tie Breaker
Division games: Win: 2 points
Tie: 1 point
Loss: 0 Point
Tie Breaker: (by sequence) 1/ Result against each other
2/ Highest goals difference
3/ Highest goals for
4/ Lowest goals against
5/ Lowest penalties minutes
Tournament Costs & Payments
? Registration cost is set at €450 (euros) per team for organization, ice time, locker & referring.
? Trophies will be granted to all teams
? Teams will have to share locker rooms and shower rooms
? Teams will be allowed to store equipment within the arena, in locker rooms, for the full duration of the tournament at their own risks.
? An initial €150 nonrefundable deposit fee is asked for registration upon qualified invitation
? The remaining balance of €300 is expecting no later than February the 29th, 2016.
? Registering Roster expecting no later than April the 15th, 2016. (changes can be applied according to Tournament Director prior’s approval)
? Failing to complete full registration process (full €450 payment and roster clearance) by end of March will result in a potential withdraw of your team from the tournament.
? In case of cancellation by the organizers of the tournament, whatever the reason, the liability of the organizers is exclusively limited to the reimbursement of the paid fees of registration (maximum of €450)
Payments are expecting wired at:
? Do not forget to indicate your team name in object and to send me a copy of wiring order
? Only Net euros value received will be credit on your account
Any eventual payment fee on your side
? Acknowledgment of receipt will be provided