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Tournament & Competition Management (AC & GC)

Date: 29-30 Mar 2019 (1 working day) Add to my diary
Venue: South West Croquet Academy
c/o Budleigh Salterton CC, Westfield Close, Budleigh Salterton, EX9 6ST Tel: 01395 442548
Open to: All
Lunch Available: Lunch Available: Yes (if booked)

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Type: Course
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Entry Dates: Entries accepted in receipt order; Closing: 22 Mar 2019 more on dates
Entries: See conditions for how to enter.
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Special Conditions:
For this course
  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 expert 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 - knock-out, block play, Egyptian, Swiss, and other formats - the role of the Manager during the tournament, and management tricks & tips to keep everything running smoothly and on time.
  4. There are no 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 £10.00 subsidy to member delegates attending the course.

Event Type: CO: Other Coaching [AC] [GC] [Course] More
Format: Open to all AC & GC players wanting to manage tournaments and competitions.
Number of Places: 20
Entries Type: Individual
Entry Fee: £75.00; CA Premium Member: £55.00



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