Friday April 12th - Saturday Apr 13th
THIS EVENT IS FOR ALL PLAYERS WHO CAN PLAY FULL COURT WITH REGULAR BALLS. PLEASE NOTE IT IS NOT INTENDED FOR ADVANCED PLAYERS ONLY, THE FORMAT SUPPORTS INTERMEDIATE PLAYERS AS WELL.
32 players register
A panel of experts will determine a handicap for each player
All players names are placed in a hat.
Partners are drawn from the hat
That is your partner for the tournament (No ifs, ands, or buts)
Your combined handicap is subtracted from your opponents
Players are placed in 1 of 4 flights
You play each team in your flight (3 matches)
You play first to 32 points (the weaker team might start anywhere from 1-25 points up)
Winner of each flight will move through to the semi-finals
What is a Calcutta?
All players are expected to be at the FrIday, April, 12 for the social drinks and appies.
Teams are drawn
Teams are sold. Anyone can buy any team, including your own. Other player(s) can buy your team, you can form a syndicate, anything goes
Teams are placed in respective flights (special system)
Distribution of POT to still be determined
Owners of winning team receives ?% of POT
Owners of Finalist team receives ?% of POT
Owners of 3rd place team receives ?% of POT
Owners could be expected to give players a share of their winnings
THIS IS A HUGELY FUN EVENT. YOUR GAME ADOPTS THE MOST MAGICAL POWERS.
For $45.00 you get the court fee, appies and light late lunch on Saturday. Play will be from 1:00 - 6:00 pm on Saturday.
Please register on the notice board in the lobby only.
Hours of Operation
Monday to Thursday - 8:30am - 10:00pm
Friday to Sunday - 8:30am - 8:00pm
If there are no court bookings, we may close early.
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