In each 12 courts, four teams will play league matches in two groups(part A&B), which will determine representatives of each court (The winning teams of part A&B)
Court-representing 24 teams play tournament games to determine the ranking.
Day One：September 26
Reception for Teams : 10:00-14:00 @Niigata City Athletic Stadium
Official Practice on the courts : 10:00-14:00
Opening Ceremony : 15:00-16:00 @ Niigata Pref. Civic Center
Welcome Party : 18:00-20:00 @ ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Niigata
*This party is hosted by Niigata Gateball League.
*Invitation is open to : team’s representitve (2 from each team), International Referees, WGU directors etc.
Day Two：September 27
Opening Attractions: 09:40-10:40
Round Robin Tournament : 11:00-16:50 (Round 1 – 8. Each team will have 2 games on this day)
Day Three：September 28
Round Robin Tournament : 09:00-11:30 (Round 9 – 12. Each team will play 1 game)
Championship Tournament : 12:30-16:00
Awards and Closing Ceremony : 16:30-17:30
out of 90 teams/700 players
-Youngest : 25.0 years old : TPE FANGYUAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (TPE)
(including the captain)
-Highest : 76.6 years old : CHONNAM A (KOR)
-Youngest : 11 years old : GARUDA SULUT (INA)
-Oldest : 90 years old : LOS ANGELES (USA)