2016 CPPL EVENTS
2016 XD Rule Changes
15 second limit on time outs
MERCY RULE replaces Race2 format
(game ends if a team has a lead equal to the mercy limit)
X-division mercy limit 7 points
15min time limit
12.5 BPS cap - 3 shot ramp (XD MODE)
5 points for a mercy win
3 points for a regular win
1 point for an OT win
0 points for any loss
Tie breaker system
- Total points scored
- Head to Head
- Most mercy point wins
- Point differential
2016 5MAN Rule Changes
Series Championship - There will be ONE 5Man Series Champion for the 2016 CPPL Season. The Champion will be the one 5Man team that earns the most series points over the 5 events will be crowned the 2016 5Man Champion
Promotion / Relegation - The event winner in each division will be promoted to the higher level at the next event. The 2nd place team will be given the option to be promoted as well. The higher divisions will score more points for the series championship.
Entry Level 5Man - All players must be in their 1st year of tournament paintball, or have played no more than 4 events ever. No players from other divisions are permitted in ENTRY Level
D3 players are any players that have played for more than one season, or have played more than 4 events, ever.
Division 3 5Man - A D3 5Man team may have no more than two D2 players on it's roster. It may have zero D1 players.
D2 players are any players that have played in the X-Division, or that have played as a D2 5Man player and made the playoffs in the last 3 years.
Division 2 5Man - A D2 5Man team may have no more than two D1 players on it roster.
D1 players are any player that have played in the X-Division and qualified for the playoffs. In addition to be qualified as D1 a player must also be currently ranked X1 in the CPPL X-Division. A relegated X1 player is ranked as D2
Ultimate Division 5Man - Any player of any rank may play ULTIMATE division. It is considered to be an OPEN division.
CPPL Series Event Dates
(5man Saturday - Xdiv Sunday)
E1 - May 14/15 - PAG - PAINTBALL ACTION GAMES CHAMPIONSHIPS
E2 - June 18/19 - BCP - BRAGG CREEK PAINTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
E3 - July 23/24th - BCP - WARBURTON CLASSIC
E4 - August 20/21 - BCP - PAINTBALL GEAR CHAMPIONSHIPS
E5 - September 17/18th - 2016 CPPL CHAMPIONSHIPS