The Graded Masters will take place on Sunday December 10th. at LLanarthne Village Hall, 11:00 start.
Entry fee £10 per player Closing date for email entries 3rd December 2017
Structure of the competition is the following Division of grades by WBU MASTER POINT RANKS
Section 1 Premier Grand Master, Grand Master, Senior Life Master (300+ greens).† Played as a separate event and scored as one field. Scored as X-imps. Venue Gwent Bridge Academy, Newport (Director T Haworth) Entries to Helen Houston firstname.lastname@example.org
Section 2 Life Master, Premier National Master, National Master (75-299.99 greens).†
Section 3 Premier Regional Master, Regional Master, Premier Master (10-74.99 greens).†
Section 4 Tournament Master, Local Master and unranked (0-9.99 greens).†
Sections 2-4 played in areas with simultaneous scoring over the whole field with a winner calculated from each flight. Scored as X-imps.
Venues East: Gwent Bridge Academy, Newport Mid: TBA (Rhayader) North: Wrexham Garden Village or Mold BC
West: LLanarthne Village Hall (SA32 8JE).
Entries to East: Helen Houston (email@example.com) (Director T Haworth) Mid: Herbie Rowley (firstname.lastname@example.org) (Director TBA) North: Paddy Murphy (email@example.com) (Director PJM)
West: Steve Burgoyne (firstname.lastname@example.org) (Dir: Jenny Vaughan)
Green point awards to half the field in each section + match awards. Prizes There will be a cash prize for the winner of each section.
† Players may partner a player of any lower rank but will play (or be counted) in the section of the highest rank (for example a Grand Master may partner a Local Master but they have to play in section 1). Ranking is as described in the current listing on the WBU website: https://welshbridgeunion.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/WBU-Rank-Current-Membership-Alphabetical-09-08-17.pdf