One team can register up to 16 players.

In accordance with the number of the teams registered for the competition, each category will consist of groups within which the teams will play against each other.

Group stage of the competition will be followed by the matches for the final placement.

Group stage standings are to be determined taking into consideration the following: number of the points won, goal difference, result against the opposing team, more goals scored and draw.

In case of a tied match for the final placement, the winner will be decided by penalty shootout: 5 penalties shot alternately by each team and then one by one until the winner is known.

Game duration per category:

  • 2 x 20 minutes for 2001 and 2002.
  • 2 x 15 minutes for  2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006
  • MINI HANDBALL 2 x 10 minutes.
  • VETERANS category is 2 x 15 minutes.

Each team HAS one team time-out per half-time. MINI HANDBALL IS PLAYED 4+1 on a small court and without time-outs.

Player exclusion duration is 1 minute. Mini handball – player substitution.

A match is started by the first-named team from the match Record schedule and which is positioned to the right side from the match record desk.

The second-named team from the match Record schedule must choose its team colors to contrast the first-named team’s colors.

Any disqualification of a team player or member of staff does not imply automatic suspension except in cases when the kind of rule violation which caused the disqualification involve the provisions of the HAS Disciplinary Rule Book.

Objection – match complaint can be submitted in written no later than 15 minutes after the match completion. The issues are to be resolved in accordance with the HAS regulations and IHF game and competition rules. They are to be assessed by the Commission for the Competition whose decision is final.

Each team is obliged to submit the list of players no later than 30 minutes before the start of the match.

The identity of the players registered for the match is to be determined from the player’s booklet, school booklet and a valid passport. A player who is determined to be older than the age he/she was registered for shall be automatically disqualified from the tournament and the match will be registered 10:0 in favour of the opposing team.

For everything not foreseen and specified by these Propositions, the provisions of the HAS Rules for Organizing the Competition are to be applied.

The Commission for the Competition is in charge of the interpretation of these regulations.

Commission for the Competition