The Winchester Open 2017

Stage 8 of the UKBGF Tour

Photo: King Alfred

Fees and Pools

Fees

  • Registration: £20 registration for UKBGF Members, £25 non-members (fee covers tea and coffee, trophies, etc.)
  • Entry: £30 (100% return)
  • Payouts: 40% to the main winner; 20% to main runner up; 20% to consolation winner; 10% consolation runner-up; 10% last-chance winner.
  • With a full 64 players, this means the winner takes home £768.

Beginners

The Beginners tournament on the Saturday is free to enter. There are no cash prizes but there will be a trophy for the winner!

Side pools

All side pools are optional, and are paid out at 70/30 (further split equally should players reach the same stage). You may enter both the £10 and £50, but if you enter the £5 you may not enter the others, and vice versa.

  • Main: £5, £10, £50
  • Consolation: £5, £10, £50
  • Last Chance: £5

Schedule

Round times after the first each day are approximate.

Saturday

  • 10.00 - 11.00 Registration
  • 11.00 Swiss round 1 begins
  • 12.30 Swiss round 2 begins
  • 2.00 Swiss round 3 begins
  • 3.30 Swiss round 4 begins
  • 5.00 Swiss round 5 begins

Sunday

  • 9.45 Draws for Main and Consolation
  • 10.00 Play begins
  • 11.00 Consolation round 2
  • 12.00 Main round 2; Consolation round 3.
  • 12.15 Last Chance begins
  • 13.00 Consolation round 4
  • 14.00 Main round 3; Consolation round 5
  • 15.00 Consolation FINAL
  • 16.00 Main FINAL begins
  • 18.00 Prize-giving and close