Format for the Doubles event

Everything you need to know about the format for the Doubles event

Need to knows

How much is the entry fee for the Doubles event?

It is £25.00 for the pair.

What time will the Doubles event commence?

The Doubles event will start Saturday evening – exact timings will be announced during the weekend. 

What is the cut off time to enter the Doubles?

We will continue taking doubles entries until 11am Saturday morning. 

Doubles Format

  1. The mixed doubles will be played in a ‘Davies Cup’ format, best of 5 frames.
  2. Men from each pair play the women from each opposing pair in a singles format for the first two frames, then the 3rd frame is played in a ‘Scotch’ doubles format, where partners must take alternate shots, the final two frames played in a singles format is lady v lady then man v man.
  3. No talking between partners during frames, apart from the 3rd ‘Scotch’ doubles frame, when you must stop talking once your visit is on and have touched the table.

Other formats

Singles format

Team format