Participant Information

23 Jan 2018

The Trusts New Zealand Open will be next played from the 10 - 18 February 2018.  The headquarters will be Blockhouse Bay Bowls with a number of other clubs used for the qualifying stages of the event.

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Key Dates:

New Zealand Open Qualifying Event: 10th - 12th February 2018

The Trusts New Zealand Open: 13th - 18th February 2018


Disciplines to be played during both events are:

- Singles, Pairs and Triples for both men and women

- Any combination Pairs for disabled bowlers

Qualifying Entry and Procedures:

A round robin in sections of 4 will be played in each discipline.

Players will all be required to MARK one round in the Singles event during qualifying.  This is indicated with an M in the draw.

Schedule of Qualifying tournament:

Saturday 10th February - Men's Pairs and Women's Singles

Sunday 11th February - Men's Singles and Women's Pairs

Monday 12th February - Men's and Women's Triples

Wednesday 14th February and Thursday 15th February - Disabled Pairs

Main Draw sizes (subject to entry numbers):

Singles: 64  men and 32 women

Pairs:  64  men's teams and 32 women's teams

Triples:  32 men's teams and 16 women's teams

Open entry for the Disabled events

Main Draw Schedule of Play (Updated 10 January 2018):

Post section will begin on Tuesday 13th February with the televised finals to be played on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th February 2018.  Disabled Finals will be on Friday 16th February.

The detailed Main Draw schedule of play can be viewed HERE.

Prize Money Distribution:

The distribution of prize money can be viewed HERE.

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