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
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
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
Individual Members £30 County Members £35 Club Members £40
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|
|Tables Available||0||County||West Yorkshire|
|Tournament Director||Post Code||LS3 1LT|
|Contact||0113 243 3015||Telephone||0113 243 3015|
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.
10:15am for 10:30am start
The two finalists go forward to the Norethrn Region Final at the Finals Weekend.
|EAC Costing & Prize Fund|
|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|
|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.|