6 Reds Championship Last 16

Quirky and exciting, anything can happen with 6-Reds, a bit of fun but reach the Final of this event and you’ll be given the chance to play for England.

This Competition is eligible for International Selection


All Members.

For Championships, Players can now choose which region they enter, this is done so that you can choose the venue most convenient for you.

Regional Qualifying Rounds

North, Midlands and South. Qualifiers with all matches Round-Robin Groups Best of 7 frames.

National Last 32                                               

All matches Round-Robin Groups best of 7 frames followed by Last 16 knockout, best of 9.


Best of 15 frames played at the National Finals Weekend.

Entry Fee

Adult & Junior Members                       £20         Non Members            £30


Prize money will be paid down to the quarter-finalists, dependent on entries.


Date 6 May 2018 Venue North East Derbyshire Snooker Centre
Arrival Time 10:15 Address 1 Derby Road , Clay Cross
Start Time 10:30 Address 2 Clay Cross
Duration 1 Day Town Chesterfield
Tables Available 21 County Derbyshire
Tournament Director Frank Bradley Post Code S45 9AG
Contact 07813268824 Telephone 01246 866364

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

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

Round Robin Groups Best of 7 Frames followed by Knockout Best of 9 Frames

Arrival Times

All players should register with the Tournament Director by 10.15am in order to be included in the draw, and be ready to play by 10.30am


The 16 players will be drawn at random into four groups of four players.


The top two players from each group will qualify to the Knockout stages. The last 8 draw will be seeded based on group performances.
The two semi-final winners will qualify to the Finals Weekend, where they will compete for the National Title on 9th/10th June at South West Snooker Academy, in Gloucester.

Prize Fund

6 Reds Qualifers Costing & Prize Fund                        
Income     Qty      Fee                  Value
Entry Fees (Individual)     39      £20.00                  £780.00
Sponsorship     -        £-                    £-   
Income Total                         £780.00
Expenditure     Qty      Fee     Total Fee    Accomm     Travel      Value
Bank charges *        1.5%                 £11.70
Tournament Directors **     4      £50.00     £ 200.00    £ 0.00     £170.45      £370.45
Referees **     5      £25.00     £ 125.00    £ 0.00     £124.10      £249.10
Expenditure Total                         £631.25
Income Less Expenditure                         £148.75
Prize Fund    Qty     Target %age      Target Value      TV Per     Actual     Prize Total
Winner    1    35.00%     £52.06      £52.06     £ 200.00    £ 200.00
Runner-up    1    17.50%     £26.03      £26.03     £ 100.00    £ 100.00
S/F    2    17.50%     £26.03      £13.02     £ 50.00    £ 100.00
H/B    1    5.00%     £7.44      £7.44     £ 25.00    £ 25.00
ACTUAL PRIZE FUND        75.00%     £111.56         285.71%    £ 425.00
EASB Contribution ***                        -£276.25
* 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.