With the Worthington’s Champion of Champions 2017 in full swing 16 worthy champions can breathe easy, already securing grand final spots in Cardiff at the end of August.
With another 7 events by Friday, and a further 9 events taking place this weekend, there will be a total of 32 happy champions by Monday.
The Champion of Champions is rapidly growing into the World’s biggest peoples dart championship, capturing the spirit of the News of the World in the modern day .
[caption id="attachment_22808" align="alignright" width="198"] 2016 Champion Jonny Clayton[/caption]
Players' superb response to the Champions of Champions exciting format means anyone can win in the rapid fire best of 3 approach. The Champions has really taken a hold as one of the biggest peoples darts events, with no player restrictions thousands of darts venues have clamoured to secure a champions qualifying spot.
The buzz surrounding the event has seen a record 2,500 registered players in less than a month, reaching close to a million people on social media showing the strength in local darts at pubs and club level.
Simon Hall Head of Marketing for Red Dragon said “Come August 26th we can be sure it will be a worthy champion that takes home the lion’s share of the £20,000 prize fund and there is still plenty of time for every dart player no matter what age, male or female to get involved by simply registering and choosing the events closest to you. If you work the event out on a per leg basis, with what could be 30 winning legs to win the £5k top prize it probably rates as the best darts prize in the world”.
Martin Anderson Coors Area Director said “The growth in this people’s darts tournament is amazing, but this can’t be done without the support of local darts players, venues and event organisers and we are so grateful to everyone who is backing us making it such a massive event”.
The Champion of Champions was developed to capture the spirit of the News of the World in the modern era, creating an amazing darts event back at grass roots.
To register simply visit: https://www.reddragondarts.com/info/player-registration/