Next Meeting: AGM Monday November 15th at 7:30pm at North Chadd

2021 BCGBA COMPETITIONS

Senior County Championship.
 A Knockout competition will replace the usual format. Fifteen teams will play down to decide
a winner. The draw will be played right through.
 Due to restrictions and logistics of playing a County Championship match the Isle of Man
would not be expected to participate.
 Consultation to take place with the Referee`s Association as to the viability of providing
Referee`s to the matches. If needed the Home County to select a local referee. As a last resort
captains to referee the match.
 In all rounds, it will be optional as to whether a buffet will be provided. Consultation should
take place between the competing teams as to whether it is viable.
 All other Senior County Championship rules will still be applicable.
 All Counties to be advised that prize money will be significantly reduced and will reflect the
current financial situation.
Dates.
 July 4 th (16)
 August 1 st (8)
 September 5 th (4)
 October 3 rd Final (2)
Senior Supplementary County Championship.
 This event is cancelled and will return in 2022.
Junior County Championship.
 This event is cancelled and will return in 2022.
World Club Championship.
 This event is cancelled and will return in 2022.
Champion of Champions.

Senior One Day Event
 This is to be a one-day event held at Heaton Park utilising both Crown Greens.
 Each county to be permitted to enter two players this is entirely down to each Counties
discretion on the qualification process.
 A maximum of 32 players to contest the event.
 Each county is permitted to name up to four reserves and will be advised if vacancies arise.
 All other Senior Individual Merit rules will still be applicable.
 All players to be advised that prize money will be significantly reduced and will reflect the
current financial situation.
Date.
 Saturday 24 th July (10 am Start)


Junior One Day Event
 This is to be a one-day event held at Heaton Park utilising both Crown Greens.
 Each county to be permitted to enter two players this is entirely down to each Counties
discretion on the qualification process.
 A maximum of 32 players to contest the event.
 Each county is permitted to name up to four reserves and will be advised if vacancies arise.
 All other Junior Individual Merit rules will still be applicable.
 All players to be advised that prize money will be significantly reduced and will reflect the
current financial situation

Date Saturday 14th August at 10am

Centenary Mixed Pairs.
 This is to be a one-day event held at (to be confirmed)
 All usual Centenary pair’s rules will apply.
 This to take place on the Original date
 All players to be advised that prize money will be significantly reduced and will reflect the
current financial situation
Date.
 Saturday 2 nd October. (10am Start)


Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans One Day Event
 This is to be a one-day event held at Prees BC. Subject to confirmation.
 Each county to be permitted to enter two players this is entirely down to each Counties
discretion on the qualification process.
 A maximum of 32 players to contest the event.
 Each county are permitted to name up to four reserves and will be advised if vacancies arise.
 All other Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans Championship rules will still be applicable.
 All players to be advised that prize money will be significantly reduced and will reflect the
current financial situation.
Date.
 Wednesday 11th August. (10 am Start)


SENIOR COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP CANCELED in 2021
Sunday 2nd May 2021
Sunday 6th June 2021
Sunday 4th July 2021
Sunday 8st August 2021
Sunday 5th September 2021
JUNIOR COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP CANCELED in 2021
Sunday 9th May 2021
Sunday 13th June 2021
Sunday 11th July 2021
Sunday 8th August 2021
Sunday 12th September 2021

SENIOR SUPPLEMENTARY COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP CANCELED in 2021
Sunday 1st August 2021

VETERANS COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP CANCELED in 2021
Thursday 15th July 2021 (Qualifying)
Thursday 5th August 2021 (Final)


WORLD CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP
Spen Victoria Cricket, Bowling & Athletic Club (BD19 4PJ) (Canceled in 2021)

Sunday 21st March 2021
Sunday 28th March 2021
Sunday 4th April 2021
Sunday 11th April 2021
Sunday 18th April 2021

JACK & JEAN ISHERWOOD VETERANS CHAMPIONSHIP - CANCELED in 2021

Wednesday 7th July 2021 @ Prees Recreation and Cricket Club (SY13 2DX)


SENIOR INDIVIDUAL MERIT - Saturday 24th July 2021 CANCELED in 2021

Hawcoat Park BC ( LA14 4HF)

JUNIOR INDIVIDUAL MERIT - Saturday 14th August 2021 CANCELED in 2021

ROYTON CC

CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS - Saturday 25th September 2021 CANCELED in 2021

Waterloo Hotel (FY4 2AF)

CENTENARY MIXED PAIRS - Saturday 2nd October 2021 venue to be announced later

 

2021 Gtr Manchester tournaments dates and times will be updated as and when more information comes available. I will not be taking entries until October 1st If any green is not available we will swap to another venue hopefully we won't have to change anything.

Ambitious About Autism Charity Open Saturday DTBC 10.00 at The New Heaton Park Complex. 

Charity Open Saturday DTBC 10.00 at Prestwich CC

Gtr Manchester County Merit. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED
Friday 30th April Harehill Park 6.30
Friday 30th April Norden Bc 6.30
Saturday 8th May Prestwich Libs 12.00
Saturday 15th May Black Lane 12.00
Saturday 15th May Crompton Bc 10.30
Thursday 20th May Grapes 6.30
Thursday 27th May Hadfield Bc 6.30
Saturday 29th May North Chadd 10.30
Saturday 29th May Moorlands 11.00
Saturday 5th June Winton Social 11.00
Saturday 5th June Lanctan 11.00

Finals Day on a green to be decided Saturday 11.00 June 12th.

Gtr Manchester Mixed Pairs. Details at a later date
Gtr Manchester Vets Merit. Details at a later date

RPF COMMERCIALS BLESMA TROPHY at The Royle bowling and Billiards Club Castleton Rochdale £10 Entry fee.16 down to 4 each night.
Qualifying dates 27,28,29 30 Sept 6.45 start practice 6.15 Finals day Friday 1st October 5.45 practice 6.15 start.

GM HAROLD BARLOW MEMORIAL COUNTY PAIRS Sunday 3rd October played on 5 greens in the Rochdale area 16 on each qualifying greens down to 4 then on to last 16 in the afternoon on the finals green £20 entry fee.

Chambers Painters and Decorators Premier Team Cup 4 home 4 away.£20 entry fee. EVENT CANCELED
The last date of entry for this tournament is Friday 30th April. Draw to take place on the same night at our first County Merit Qualifier.
Dates to be played by dependent on entries.
1st Rd May 30th
2nd Rd June 27th
3rd Rd July 25th
4th Rd August 22nd
Finals day Sunday 29th at a green to be decided.

I will update all these events as and when info comes available The book to enter these events will be open October 1st not before.