Squad B and C is now full - you can add your name to the waiting list by Emailing the tournament manager here firstname.lastname@example.org
This tournament is sanctioned by the BTBA 19/0074, and the general playing/ tournament rules will govern this event, along with the following:
1- The tournament is open to BTBA & any other national association members who are in good standing. Non-members will be permitted to play upon payment of a fee equivalent to the annual BTBA membership subscription, currently £25.00 (Non-members will not be eligible to receive ranking points for the BTBA tour)
2- A provisional ball must be rolled if a dispute relating to pinfall cannot be resolved immediately.
3- Protests must be made within 30 minutes of any infraction occurring and confirmed in writing within 72 hours to the tournament manager.
4- The tournament manager shall be Kim Johnson, who reserves the right to reject any entry and his decision on all matters is final, subject to appeal.
5- Closing date for entries shall be 9th November 2019. Entries may be taken after this date but will be subject to availability.
6- Teams must consist of one Senior bowler (over 50 on or after 6/11/19) and one other bowler under 50. Age bonus of one pin for every year over 50 shall be applied to the senior bowler (max. 15). Ladies to receive 8 pins bonus per game in the scratch section only, senior women max of 23 pins including age bonus. BTBA senior tour points will be awarded to bowlers over 50 before 01/01/19
7- Adults entering average will be the highest league or tournament average of 12 games and averages will be calculated 100% of the difference off a base of 220
8- Ranking points based on 6 game qualifying block score (Scratch).
Seniors can also claim Adult ranking points with an addiotnal £5 payment made at registration.
Round 1- All teams play 6 games, changing lanes every game. (Teams positioned 1 & 2 shall receive a bye to round 3)
Round 2 - Teams positioned 3 - 16 on pinfall inc. bonuses shall bowl a further 3 games. (Starting from scratch)
Finals – Top 6 teams from Round 2 & the byes will play seeded eliminator. 1 Game head to head each round. High game inc. bonuses in each match progresses to the next round.
There is a prize fund for Adult individual handicap positions after round 1 - this has been provided by Adult Tour Sponsor B&P Fabrications Leicester
Squad Date & Times
Squad A- 5pm 16/11/19 (Overflow)
Squad B- 9am 17/11/19
Squad C- 1pm 17/11/19
Registration is 30 minutes prior to squad time!!
09am- Squad B
1pm- Squad C
5pm- Round 2
6:00pm- Top 8 Matchplay (1/4 final)
6:30pm- Top 4 Matchplay (Semi-final)
Entry Fee & Breakdown
(cost per person)
BTBA Tour contribution- £5.00
Tournament Sanction Fee- £2.00
Prize fund- £19.00
Local Association contribution £1
Total £48.00 per bowler, £96.00 per team
(Individual Scratch pots to be ran on the day for 6 game blocks)
** Averages are needed as there is a Individual Handicap Prize fund sponsored by tour sponsor B&P Fabrications Leicester - This will be paid based on finishing positions after round 1