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Player Information

The below information has been provided for players. 

  • Please ensure you start on time.
  • Times listed are a guideline.
  • If games finish earlier, please allow 10 minutes after the last game in each round and 30 minutes for lunch.

You can find playing times here

When Starting or Finishing Sectional Rounds & Knockout Matches the following is to apply.

  1. Please commence Trial Ends (first round only) at 8.15am.
  2. Trial ends to be completed by the Scheduled Starting Time.
  3. All Singles Sectional Games have a 2-bowl roll-up in each direction prior to the commencement of each game.
  4. No Trial Ends prior to Scheduled Starting Time for Rounds 2 and 3 for Pairs and Triples.
  5. All knockout rounds are allowed Trial Ends and all games are timed.
  6. Five-minute warning to be announced prior to Scheduled Starting Time.
  7. Matches to start on time. (Sound a bell, horn or another device to signal the start).
  8. Late arrivals – A period of 15 minutes may elapse for late arrival(s) to commence their scheduled match) No trial ends permitted for late arrival(s). Time limit will be enforced as per Scheduled Starting Time. After 15 minutes has elapsed forfeiture of the match will apply.
  9. Notification of Time Limit expiring to be signalled at the end of round. No further ends to be commenced after this time.
  10. Prior to the commencement of all other Sectional Rounds or Knockout Rounds, a Five-Minute Warning is to be given to competitors to make sure they are ready to commence at the Scheduled Starting Time of the next round.
  11. Notification of Time Limit expiring to be signalled at end of each round. (Sound bell, horn or other device) No further ends to be commenced after this time.
  12. Competitors in team events to sign scorecards and return to tournament office in a timely manner at completion of matches.
  13. A marker in Singles matches to return scorecards to tournament office in a timely manner at completion of matches.
  14. ALL Scorecards are to be retrieved at the completion of each round and kept for official scrutineering by the Tournament Organisers.
  15. Please keep events moving at a fast pace as 1 or 2 Knockout Rounds will be completed after Sectional Play.