English Amateur Championship Last 16 - North

English Amateur Championship

The most important event in the EASB calendar the oldest amateur snooker competition in the World. Its roll of honour reads like a who’s who of snooker nobility.

This Competition is eligible for International Selection

Eligibility

All EASB Members, there is no age restriction.

Regional Qualifying Rounds

North West, North East, Yorkshire, East Midlands, West Midlands, East, Northern Home Counties, Southern Home Counties, South West, West of England.

National Qualifying Rounds

North Last 16 – 16 players to qualify from North West, North East, Yorkshire, East Midlands regions.

South Last 16 - 16 to players qualify from West Midlands, East, Northern Home Counties, Southern Home Counties, South West, West of England regions.

Day 1 - Last 16 and Last 8 best of 9 frames. Day 2 - Semi-Finals best of 15 frames

National Finals

North & South Finals and National Final to be played at the EASB Finals Weekend

North and South Finals best of 15 frames, Final best of 19 frames.

Dates & Venues

See the Calendar for all dates and venues

Entry Fee

Individual Members       £30         County Members            £35         Club Members  £40

Prizes

Prize money will be paid to the national last 16 stage, dependent on entries.

Date 29 April 2017 Venue Northern Snooker Centre
Arrival Time 10:15 Address 1 92 Kirkstall Road
Start Time 10:30 Address 2
Duration 2 Day Town Leeds
Tables Available 8 County West Yorkshire
Tournament Director Rob Spencer Post Code LS3 1LT
Contact 0113 243 3015 Telephone 0113 243 3015

Please Note

If circumstances mean you need to withdraw from the event, you must contact the Tournament Director (Contact details above). Failure to attend the Event without notification will result in disciplinary procedure and possible exclusion from future Events. As per EASB policy entry fees are non-refundable.

Please aim to arrive at the Event and report to the TD by the 'Arrival Time’ and no later than the 'Start Time'. Once you have reported in to the TD you must ensure you are available to commence playing as soon as you are called. Failure to acknowledge your call, having reported to the TD or not, will result in the standard match procedures relating to lateness to apply.

Lateness will be penalised as follows: If not present at the notified start time, one frame shall be forfeited. Fifteen minutes after start time, a further frame will be forfeited. Thirty minutes after the start time, the match shall be forfeited. In the case of Billiards, 50 points would be forfeited if a player is not present at the start time, and a further 50 points every 15 minutes until 30 minutes after the start time.

Dress Code and Behaviour

All players will be required to wear smart dark trousers, white or single coloured long sleeved shirt, waistcoat, bow tie and shoes. Please note, shirts must be tucked inside the trousers at all times. Shirts must be tucked in at all times and mobile devices turned off whilst your match is in progress.
 
You are competing in a top class Amateur event in the best possible conditions. Many of you will have aspirations of progressing to the top of the game, and we are confident that you will do the Association proud by conducting yourselves in a professional and respectful manner.

Event Format

Last 32 and 16 Knockout Best of 9 Frames, Quarter Finals Best of 15 Frames

Arrival Times

10:15am for 10:30am start

Draw

See the draw at https://www.mysnookerstats.com/tournament/trn546/

 

Qualification

The two finalists go forward to the Norethrn Region Final at the Finals Weekend.

Prize Fund

EAC Costing & Prize Fund
Income  Qty   Fee         Value 
Entry Fees (Individual)         139  £            30.00        £           4,170.00
Entry Fees (County)           15  £            35.00        £              525.00
Entry Fees (Club)           14  £            40.00        £              560.00
Income Total         168          £           5,255.00
Expenditure  Qty   Fee  Total Fee Accomm  Travel   Value 
Bank Charges *             1 1.5%        £                78.83
Tournament Directors **           12  £            40.00 £ 480.00 £ 120.00  £    181.15  £              781.15
Referees **           13  £            25.00 £ 325.00 £ 0.00  £    155.60  £              480.60
Expenditure Total            £           1,340.58
Income Less Expenditure            £           3,914.43
Prize Fund Qty  Target %age   Target Value   TV Per  Actual  Prize Total 
Winner 1 25.00%  £             978.61  £      978.61 £ 1,000.00  £           1,000.00
Runner-up 1 13.00%  £             508.88  £      508.88 £ 500.00  £              500.00
S/F (Regional Finalists) 2 13.00%  £             508.88  £      254.44 £ 250.00  £              500.00
Quarter-Final (Reg.SFs) 4 13.00%  £             508.88  £      127.22 £ 130.00  £              520.00
Last 16 (Reg QFs) 8 13.00%  £             508.88  £        63.61 £ 65.00  £              520.00
H/B 1 3.00%  £             117.43  £      117.43 £ 100.00  £              100.00
ACTUAL PRIZE FUND   80.00%  £          3,131.54   80.22%  £           3,140.00
EASB Contribution ***            £              774.43
* Bank Charges are fees we have to pay to process entry payments
** Officials receive expenses for mileage above 60 miles at .25p per mile
** Officials receive accommodation expenses if overnight stays are required
*** This is a contribution to our Finals Weekend and EASB administration costs which are independently examined and published at the AGM.