This is a six-event tour comprising a maximum of 32 players who have previously qualified. The bottom eight players eligible to play on the 2018-19 Tour will have to compete in the Junior play-offs in order to keep their position on the Premier Junior Tour. Any player who fails to compete in at least three Premier Tour events will not be eligible to play on next season’s tour.
This Competition is eligible for International Selection
Open only to pre-qualified players who are members and aged under 21 on 31st December, 2017
Six national ranking events, see the Calendar for all dates and venues
Best of 7 KO throughout with the option of a best of 3 plate competition for first match losers.
Formats may change dependent on entries. Players receive ranking points from each Event with all 6 events counting to the final ranking list.
** Please note this is scheduled as a 2 day event starting on the Saturday and dependant on entries and progress may continue to the Sunday. The expectation is that Semi's/Final are on the Sunday.
Entry Fee (Per Event)
Pre-Qualified Adult & Junior Members only £40 per event
Prize money will be paid down to the quarter-finalists, dependent on entries.
In addition, 10% of entry fees will be put towards the EASB’s international players’ fund.
|Date||20 January 2018||Venue||Corner Pocket Snooker|
|Arrival Time||10:15||Address 1||Wet Moor Lane|
|Start Time||10:30||Address 2|
|Tournament Director||Steve Starkie||Post Code||S63 6DF|
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 arrive at the Event and report to the TD by the 'Arrival Time’. As this Event is drawn on the day, any player who is not in attendance, or has not, by the 'Arrival Time', notified the TD by phone, will not be included in the draw. 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 for lateness to apply.
Lateness will be penalised as follows: If not present when called by the TD, 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.
The dress code must be adhered to by all players, and will be stringently applied. Failure to comply with this code will result in expulsion from the Event.
Smart dark trousers, smart shoes, smart polo shirt or shirt with collar. Polo shirts should be kept as plain as possible, those with large logo's or writing or colour variations (other than official EASB polo shirts) may not be accepted. 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.
Arrive by 10:15am for 10:30am start
Drawn on the day using MySnookerStats
Winner - 250 Ranking Points
Runner-Up - 200 Ranking Points
Semi-Finalist - 160 Ranking Points
Quarter-Finalist - 120 Ranking Points
Last 16 - 50 Ranking Points
Last 32 - 20 Ranking Points
Not Entered/No Show - 0 Ranking Points
Plus 1 point per frame won in their losing match.
Please note: All 6 events this season will count towards the final rankings.
|PJT-5 Costing & Prize Fund|
|Entry Fees (Individual)||21||£ 40.00||£ 840.00|
|Sponsorship||-||£ -||£ -|
|Income Total||£ 840.00|
|Bank charges *||1.5%||£ 12.60|
|Tournament Directors **||1||£ 40.00||£ 40.00||£ 0.00||£ 24.05||£ 64.05|
|Referees **||2||£ 25.00||£ 50.00||£ 0.00||£ 74.20||£ 124.20|
|Expenditure Total||£ 200.85|
|Income Less Expenditure||£ 639.15|
|Prize Fund||Qty||Target %age||Target Value||TV Per||Actual||Prize Total|
|Winner||1||32.50%||£ 207.72||£ 207.72||£ 210.00||£ 210.00|
|Runner-up||1||15.00%||£ 95.87||£ 95.87||£ 100.00||£ 100.00|
|S/F||2||10.00%||£ 63.92||£ 31.96||£ 35.00||£ 70.00|
|Plate Winner||1||5.00%||£ 31.96||£ 31.96||£ 30.00||£ 30.00|
|International Fund||1||10.00%||£ 63.92||£ 63.92||£ 65.00||£ 65.00|
|H/B||1||2.50%||£ 15.98||£ 15.98||£ 15.00||£ 15.00|
|ACTUAL PRIZE FUND||75.00%||£ 479.36||76.66%||£ 490.00|
|EASB Contribution ***||£ 149.15|
|* Bank Charges are fees we have to pay to process entry payments|
|** Officials receive expenses for mileage 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.|