Volleyball at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Volleyball
at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
VenueAriake Arena (indoor)
Shiokaze Park (beach)
Dates25 July – 9 August 2020
No. of events4
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The volleyball tournaments at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will be played between 25 July and 9 August. 24 volleyball teams and 48 beach volleyball teams will participate in the tournament. The indoor volleyball competition will take place at Ariake Arena in Ariake, and the beach volleyball tournament will be held at Shiokaze Park,[1][2] in the temporary Shiokaze Park Stadium.

Competition schedule[edit]

P Preliminary round Round of 16 ¼ Quarter-finals ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match F Final
Date
Event
Sat 25 Sun 26 Mon 27 Tue 28 Wed 29 Thu 30 Fri 31 Sat 01 Sun 02 Mon 03 Tue 04 Wed 05 Thu 06 Fri 07 Sat 08 Sun 09
Men's indoor P P P P P ¼ ½ B F
Women's indoor P P P P P ¼ ½ B F
Men's beach P P P P P P P P ¼ ½ B F
Women's beach P P P P P P P P ¼ ½ B F

Qualification[edit]

This information was confirmed by Fédération Internationale de Volleyball on 23 September 2018.[3]

Qualification summary[edit]

Men's volleyball[edit]

Means of qualification Date Venue Vacancies Qualified
Host Country[4] 7 September 2013 Argentina Buenos Aires 1  Japan
Intercontinental Qualifier Pool A 9–11 August 2019 Bulgaria Varna 1 TBD
Pool B Netherlands Rotterdam 1 TBD
Pool C Italy Bari 1 TBD
Pool D Poland Gdańsk 1 TBD
Pool E Russia Saint Petersburg 1 TBD
Pool F China Ningbo 1 TBD
African Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
Asian Qualifier 6–12 January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
European Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
North American Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
South American Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
Total 12

Women's volleyball[edit]

Means of qualification Date Venue Vacancies Qualified
Host Country[4] 7 September 2013 Argentina Buenos Aires 1  Japan
Intercontinental Qualifier Pool A 2–4 August 2019 Poland Wrocław 1 TBD
Pool B China Ningbo 1 TBD
Pool C United States TBD 1 TBD
Pool D Brazil Belo Horizonte 1 TBD
Pool E Russia Kaliningrad 1 TBD
Pool F Italy Catania 1 TBD
AVC Qualifier 6–12 January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
CAVB Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
CEV Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
CSV Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
NORCECA Qualifier January 2020 TBD 1 TBD
Total 12

Men's beach volleyball[edit]

Means of qualification Date Venue Vacancies Qualified
Host Country[4] 7 September 2013 Argentina Buenos Aires 1  Japan
2019 World Championships 28 June – 7 July 2019 Germany Hamburg 1
Olympic Qualifers 18–21 September 2019 China Haiyang 2
FIVB Beach Volleyball Olympic Ranking[5] 15 June 2020 TBD 15
2018–2020 AVC Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CAVB Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CEV Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CSV Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 NORCECA Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
Total 24

Women's beach volleyball[edit]

Means of qualification Date Venue Vacancies Qualified
Host Country[4] 7 September 2013 Argentina Buenos Aires 1  Japan
2019 World Championships 28 June – 7 July 2019 Germany Hamburg 1
Olympic Qualifers 18–22 September 2019 China Haiyang 2
FIVB Beach Volleyball Olympic Ranking[6] 15 June 2020 TBD 15
2018–2020 AVC Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CAVB Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CEV Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 CSV Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
2018–2020 NORCECA Continental Cup Final TBD TBD 1
Total 24

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ariake Arena confirmed as volleyball venue for Tokyo 2020". fivb.com. 16 December 2016. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Olympic sport volleyball". tokyo2020.jp. Retrieved 11 May 2018.
  3. ^ "QUALIFICATION SYSTEM – GAMES OF THE XXXII OLYMPIAD – TOKYO 2020" (PDF). fivb.org. 23 September 2018.
  4. ^ a b c d https://www.olympic.org/tokyo-2020
  5. ^ http://www.fivb.org/EN/BeachVolleyball/OGRanking_M.asp
  6. ^ http://www.fivb.org/EN/BeachVolleyball/OGRanking_W.asp