Create a Competition

  In this article you'll learn about:

How to create and configure a Competition.

This article is for: Competition Administrators

  Ensure that you have read and understood the basics on Competition Composition prior to creating a Competition.

Competitions are created by the competition administrators who hold the role of Body Administrator in Dribl. To create a Competition, complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to Dribl.
  2. Select Competitions from the Actions menu or the main navigation menu.
  3. Click + (Create) from the task menu. The Create Competition page is displayed.
  4. Enter all the relevant information for the Competition. 
  Note: These settings are applied globally across the entire competition.
      Name
Provide a name (e.g., Home and Away) to describe the competition you are creating.
      Competition Type
Select the type of competition you are creating from the following available options:
  • Round Robin + Finals
  • Pools + Finals
      Abbreviation
Provide a short abbreviation for the competition (e.g., HA).
      Start Date
Provide the start date of the Competition.
      End Date
Provide the end date for the Competition.
      Lock Create Teams
Select this option if you want to restrict the creation of teams to the competition administrators only (Member Federation or Association).
      Lock Team Mapper
Select this option to restrict the mapping of members to teams to the competition administrators only (Member Federation or Association).
      Public Display Option
Select how the public will see the name of the teams on fixture, result and ladder tables from the following available options:
  • Standard - Displays the team name as Club + Group
  • Group Only - Display the team name as Group only
      Allocation Restrictions

Player assignable to number of Teams - Define the maximum teams a member can be allocated to as a player. The default value is '1'.

Coaches assignable to number of Teams - Define the maximum teams a member can be allocated to as a coach. The default value is 'unlimited'.

Managers assignable to number of Teams - Defines the maximum teams a member can be allocated to as a manager. The default value is 'unlimited'.

      Points for a win
Define the number of points that will be applied to the league table across all teams for a win. The default value is '3'.
      Points for a draw
Define the number of points that will be applied to the league table across all teams for a draw. The default value is '1'.
      Points for a loss
Define the number of points that will be applied to the league table across all teams for a loss. The default value is '0'.
      Goals for a forfeit
Define the number of goals that will be applied to the league table across all teams for a forfeit. The default value is '3'.
      Points for a bye
Define the number of points that will be applied to the league table across all teams for a bye. The default value is '0'.

5. Click Create.

 

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