The groups for next season have fallen!
The Elite 1 sees its organization evolve, for next season, the 16 Elite clubs will be divided into four pools of 4 clubs.
Qualifying phase: Distribution of the 16 teams into 4 pools of 4 teams established according to the national ranking of Elite 1 Women of the 2019/2020 season.
Play-off phase: The associations ranked in the first two places in each pool of the qualifying phase will qualify for the play-off phase.
Play-down phase: The associations ranked in the last two places in each pool of the qualifying phase will be returned to the play-down phase.
Establishment of the play-off round in the final phase: At the end of the play-off phase, the associations ranked in the first place of each play-off pool will be directly qualified for the ½ finals of the French Elite 1 Women's Championship; the teams ranked in the 2nd and 3rd places of each pool will play a play-off round.
Implementation of the round of maintenance/accession to the Elite 1 Women: At the end of the play-down phase, the association ranked 12th in the Elite 1 ranking will play a round of maintenance/accession, in a "Go" and "Return" match against the winner of the Elite 2 Women's final. The winner of this double confrontation will participate in the Elite 1 Women's competition for the 2021/2022 season.
In their pool, the Amazons will meet ASM Romagnat, Stade Bordelais and Bobigny 93.
Photo: K. Valentin
Auteur : FCG Rugby