/Format
Format 2019-08-02T08:47:03+02:00

Link to ETBF Tournament approval

One division
Women and men in one combined division

Women handicap
8 pins per game in all games played

  1. Qualification
    Entries and re-entries, 6 games
  2. Early Bird Competition
    A separate standing for athletes playing in Squad 3 and 4
  3. Youth Bowlers Competition
    A separate standing for Youth Bowlers
    Youth Bowlers can bowl in all squads, and scores from all squads will count for the standing
    Youth Bowlers will, however, have discounted entry fees for Squad 1 and Squad 2

A Youth Bowler must not reach the age of 22 when the tournament is played, i.e. Youth Bowlers must be born on 2 November 1997 or later.

  1. Senior Bowlers Competition
    A separate standing for Senior Bowlers
    Senior Bowlers can bowl in all squads, and scores from all squads will count for the standing
    Senior Bowlers will, however, have discounted entry fees for Squad 5 and Squad 8

A Senior Bowler must be 50 years of age or older at the first day of the tournament, i.e. a Senior Bowler must be born on 2 November 1969 or earlier.

E+F. Turbo Competition
The Turbo competition only includes games from athletes having signed up to one or both Turbo competition(s) upon their entry registration. A Turbo registration is valid only for the squad just entered.

Two separated Turbo standings will be provided:
E. One standing for game 5 (Turbo G5)
F. Another standing for game 6 (Turbo G6)

  1. Free Chance Competition (Zero Fee)
    A one game competition played after the last qualification squad, free of charge for athletes having played at least three qualification squads and not being qualified from any of the competitions A-F. The Free Chance Competition is played the EU Style.
  2. Desperado Competition
    A one game competition played after the Free Chance Competition, open for all athletes not having qualified in any other way. The Desperado Competition is played the EU Style.

44 athletes will qualify for the final steps
A: 30 athletes from the general standing
B: 3 athletes from the Early Bird Competition
C: 2 athletes from the Youth Bowlers Competition
D: 2 athletes from the Senior Bowlers Competition
E: 1 athlete from the Turbo G6 Competition
F: 1 athlete from the Turbo G5 Competition
G: 2 athletes from the Free Chance Competition

H: 3 athletes from the Desperado Competition

Order of qualification
An athlete will qualify only once and always in the listed order starting from A.

If an athlete is qualified from more than one category, the next positioned athlete from the category, not valid for the already qualified athlete, will qualify instead.

Seeding for the final step 1-3
  8 athletes positioned 1-8 in the general standing will qualify for the final step 3
12 athletes positioned 9-20 in the general standing will qualify for the final step 2
24 athletes, which is all other qualified athletes, will play in the final step 1

Final step 1
24 athletes will play 4 games starting from scratch
Athletes positioned 1-10 is qualified for the final step 2
Athletes positioned 11-24 will be ranked 31-44 according to their position in the final step 1

Final step 2
22 athletes will play 4 games starting from scratch
Athletes positioned 1-10 is qualified for the final step 3
Athletes positioned 11-22 will be ranked 19-30 according to their position in the final step 2

Final Step 3
18 athletes will play 6 games starting from scratch
Athletes positioned 1-8 is qualified for the final step 4
Athletes positioned 9-18 will be ranked 9-18 according to their position in the final step 3

Final step 4
8 athletes will play 4 games with the pin fall from the final step 3 carried forward
Athletes will be ranked 1-8 according to their position in the final step 4