The qualifying stage where all teams will face off against each other to see which teams will qualify to the next round
The eight best teams out of the Round Robin will proceed to the quarter finals. The top ranked team from the qualifying round will get to pick their opponent of the top 8 first, followed by the second rank etc. until there are 4 quarter final pairs. The quarter finals are sailed to first to two points.
The four quarter final winners will proceed to the semi finals. The top ranked team from the qualifying round will get to pick their opponent of the top 4. The semi finals are sailed to first to two points.
Final and Petit Final
The two winners from the semi finals will face off in the grand final where the victor of the inaugural midsummer match cup will be decided. The final is sailed first to three points. The petit final is sailed first to two points between the two losing teams from the semi finals to decide who takes third place.