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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

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Type: Course
Manager, etc.: Suppressed - the event happened a while ago, please contact the CA Office for details
Entry Dates: Entries accepted in receipt order; Closing: 22 Mar 2019 more on dates
Entries: See conditions for how to enter.
Club Notes:
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  1. If you would like more information on any course, please visit our website or contact the SWCA Secretary, Maureen Smith, email:;
  2. Telephone 0782 145 8447 for SWCA direct contact; alternatively you may leave a message on 01395 442548 which is an answerphone only in the Clubhouse.
  3. To enrol on a course, please use the online entry system on our website. This provides a shopping basket with secure payment arrangements using a debit or credit card via PayPal and details for cheque payment.
  4. Morning and afternoon tea and coffee will be available each day, but please bring your own packed lunch.
  5. Refunds will only be available for cancellations at least 14 days prior to the course start date. Refunds may be available after that date if your place on the course can be filled. An administration fee of £7.50 will be deducted from all refunds.

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
Levy Days: 0
Entry Fee: £75.00; CA Premium Member: £55.00



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