FAQ
 

 ABOUT COVID-19 

Is the Granollers CUP 2021 going to be held?
We are going to organize the Granollers CUP 2021 and we want to do it with all the guarantees and security. Given the uncertainty of these times, we are working on the 2021 edition with more flexibility than ever.
If the Granollers CUP 2021 is canceled, will I get my money back?
Yes, if the tournament cannot be held, all the money will be returned to the total of the amounts paid by the teams. 
Pre-registration. What is it? Does the pre-registration imply any commitment?
Pre-registration gives preference to the teams for the next registration to the tournament in case of reaching the maximum participation or due to restrictions derived from COVID-19. Pre-registration is completely free, does not imply any commitment and allows teams interested in participating in the Granollers CUP 2021 to have updated information on the situation and evolution for this edition. 
If the Granollers CUP 2021 is held and for COVID-19 reasons we cannot participate, will we get the money back?
Yes, if your team cannot travel and participate in the Granollers CUP 2021 for reasons derived from the COVID-19 crisis, the organization will refund the amount paid by the teams. 

 
 TOURNAMENT INFORMATION 
 
How many games are we guaranteed to play?
A minimum of 5 games.
How many players can be registered in the team?
Each team can register a maximum of 15 players and 2 officials for all the competition.
How long are the games?
All matches are played 2 x 15 min.
Can we register our teams online?
Yes, you can go to the website of registrations of the menu
On what court surface are the matches played on?
Most of the games are played in indoor courts equipped with official handball track. Some games are played outdoors on cement. Check the location of the arenas here.
Where are the schedule and results published?
On Granollers Cup results website (only during the tournament): http://2021.granollerscup.com/
When will the match program be published?
The match program will be published on Granollers Cup results website on June 15.
Which rules apply?
Granollers Cup is played according to the IHF rules and RFEBM regulations.
Can I use glue?
It is not allowed to use resin or adhesive substance in any categories (only in Juvenil and Junior: JUNMA, JM and JF). It is allowed in other categories only in case that both teams agree to use it.
Can a player play in several teams from the same club?
A player can play in other teams of his or her club only in case that those teams play in higher categories. Nevertheless, if a club has more than one team in a higher category, a player can only take part in one of the teams for the rest of the tournament.
 REGISTRATION 
 
When should the registration be made?
Pre-registration dates (without payment): From December 15, 2020 to March 1, 2021.
Registration dates (with payment): From March 1 to May 20, 2021.
When should the registration fee be paid?
The registration fee should be paid no later than May 20. The accommodation fee should be paid no later than May 31.
 
 TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION 
 
How many accommodation options do we have?
There are different options for accommodation during the tournament. Check them all here.
Where can we find practical information about getting to Granollers?
Granollers’ location, close to Barcelona (30 km) and just 100 km from France, makes it easy to access with both price worthy and comfortable trips. Check the options you have here.
Where can we find information about departure times for the trains from Granollers to Barcelona?
On Rodalies de Catalunya website: http://rodalies.gencat.cat/en/index.html
Granollers train stations are called: Granollers Centre, Granollers Canovelles and Les Franqueses - Granollers Nord. All these stations connects with Barcelona main train stations: Sants, Plaça Catalunya, Passeig de Gràcia, and so on.
 DURING THE GRANOLLERS CUP 
 
Where can we find practical information about the days in Granollers?
Check the day-to-day activities of the week here.
Where does the Opening Ceremony take place?
It takes place at Plaça de la Porxada (city center), on Wednesday at 18:30.
How do we get from the schools and hotels to the courts?
You will get a travel card that includes free travel with local bus. Check the location of the arenas here and the bus routes here.
Can we follow Granollers Cup social media to get all the news and changes?
Of course, mainly on Twitter (@GranollersCup) but also on Instagram and Facebook.
When are the finals played?
The finals are played on Sunday. You can watch them live on this website.
When are the meals served?
The meals are served at the restaurant located inside Palau d’Esports.
Lunch is served in 3 times: 12:30 | 13:30 | 14:30 (according to the team’s accreditation).
Dinner is also served in 3 times: 19:00 | 20:00 | 21:00.
 
For any further question, please contact us here