Premier Junior Tour Event 6

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

Eligibility

Open only to pre-qualified players who are members and aged under 21 on 31st December, 2017

Events

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

Prizes

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.

E&OE

Date 24 February 2018 Venue South West Snooker Academy
Arrival Time 10:15 Address 1 Edison Close
Start Time 10:30 Address 2 Waterwells Business Park
Duration 2 Day Town Gloucester
Tables Available 9 County Gloucestershire
Tournament Director Post Code GL2 2FN
Contact 01452 223214 Telephone 01452 223214

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 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.

Dress Code and Behaviour

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.

Event Format

Best of 7 frame Knockout.

Arrival Times

Draw

Qualification

Prize Fund