Rating rules

Our global ranking of teams and hookah masters is based on the amount of points earned by one team or another. Points can be obtained by participating in our competitions and by “achievements” obtaining .

Participation in competitions of the senior league:
10 points for the 1st place of the senior league;
8 points for the 2nd place of the senior league;
6 points for the 3rd place of the senior league;
4 points for the People Choice Award;
2 points to participate in the senior league;
-2 points if the team didn’t appear (after confirmation) to participate in the senior league.

Participation in competitions of the junior league:
5 points for the 1st place of the senior league;
4 points for the 2nd place of the senior league;
3 points for the 3rd place of the senior league;
2 points for the People Choice Award;
1 point to participate in the senior league;
-1 point if the team didn’t appear (after confirmation) to participate in the junior league.

Some competitions (for example, the Champions Cup) may give a different number of points.

You can also get points for certain achievements that can be positive or negative (add or decrease points):
Kinds of achievements:

1.  “Traveler”  – Participated in a Battle in another country (+ 3 points in the rating and badge “Traveler” in profile)

2.  “Hookah Battle Helper” – Helped in organizing a specific Battle (+1 point in the rating and badge “Hookah Battle Helper”)

3. “Alcoholic “- violated the rules and gave judges alcohol (the badge“Alcoholic ”and -1 point in rating)

4. “Comrade” – Helped another team (the badge “Comrade” +1 point in rating)

5. “Online Leader” – Took 1st place in the qualifying online voting (“Online Leader” badge +1 rating)

6. “Unlucky Destroyer” – Smashed your hookah before or during a performance (“Unlucky Destroyer badge +1 rating)

7.  “BURN THE JURY” – Tipped the coal over the judges (badge “BURN THE JURY” -2 rating)

8. “NO WIN, BUT HYPE” – Did not win, but caused a stir with a performance or hookah (badge “NO WIN, BUT HYPE, +1 rating)

9. “Humorist” – Cheered up on stage (“Humorist” badge +1 rating)

10. “Party-goer” – Hanged out of Battle with the administration of the Hookah Battle (“Party-goer” badge ”+1 rating)

11. “Boring Stockman” – Released to the Battle with stock hookah (Boring Stockman -1 rating)