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  • Entry Dates
  • Entries accepted in receipt order.
  • Comments
  • This Course qualifies for both CA and SWF partial reimbursement to delegates.
  • Format
  • Open to all AC & GC players wanting to manage tournaments & competitions
  • Entry Fee
  • £75; (CA Premium/BSCC Member £55)

Tournament & Competition Management (AC & GC)


  1. The course is for those wanting to begin managing tournaments or club competitions, as well as for experienced tournament managers who want to develop their knowledge and skills. Club Competition Secretaries wishing to explore different competition formats would also enjoy the course.
  2. Cliff Jones has vast experience of managing tournaments – large and small, local and international – and is regarded as one of the UK’s leading experts on tournament management. Cliff’s own software is widely used by CA tournament managers.
  3. The course will cover planning a tournament, deciding on the best format to use – knockout, block play, Egyptian, Swiss, and other formats – the role of the manager during the tournament, and management tricks an tips to keep everything running smoothly and on time.
  4.  There are no special requirements for this course, except to be eager to learn!
  5. Delegates will receive a free copy of Cliff’s tournament management spreadsheet, and will be able to purchase a copy of his Tournament Management Manual.
  6. If practical, delegates should bring a laptop so they can install and use the spreadsheet during the course.
  7. The CA offers a £10 subsidy to member delegates attending the course and the SWF will offer travel assistance to SWF club members.

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