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The Pond,Banwell,
Somerset. UK

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Umbrella Competition - 2017

The first game in the Umbrella Competition
Will be played on Monday 8th May
and will continue for 15 consecutive weeks

Rules for the umbrella Competition

Umbrella Rules 2016 Season


Umbrella games will be played on Monday evenings commencing as soon as possible after 6.15pm
All players must register before 6pm that evening
Only players who have entered the Umbrella may play
Each game will be played over 15 ends
No points will be deducted if teams have an unequal number of players
The competition will start the 1st week after the May Bank Holiday and will run for 15 consecutive weeks.
Additional weeks may be played if the rinks are required for friendly, league cup or County matches.
The player with the highest 10 week score will be judged the winner of the competition ( the best 10 week scores to count if more than 10 games played)

Teams will be made up as follows:-

Less than 4 players - No Match (However players who turn up and submit a score card will score 9 points)
4 Players - 1 rink of pairs
5 Players - 1 rink with 1 pair and 1 triple
6 Players - 1 rink of triples
7 Players - 1 rink with 1 triple and 1 fours
8 Players - 1 rink of fours
9 Players - 1 rink of pairs and 1 rink with 1 pair and 1 triple
10 Players - 1 rink of pairs and 1 rink of triples
11 Players - 1 rink of triples and 1 rink with 1 pair and 1 triple
12 Players - 2 rinks of triples
13 Players - 1 rink of triples and 1 rink with 1 triple and 1 fours
14 Players - 1 rink of triples and 1 rink of fours
15 Players - 1 rink of fours and 1 rink with 1 triple and 1 fours
16 Players - 2 rinks of fours


Points will be awarded as follows:-

1 point for each end won
Plus
2 points for a win up to 3 shots
3 points for a win up to 6 shots
4 points for a win up to 8 shots
5 points for a win up to 10 shots
6 points for a win over 10