BDO FESTIVAL OF YOUTH DARTS
The British Darts Organisation is launching its first ever Festival Of Youth Darts at the world-famous Blackpool Tower on Saturday, July 28th and Sunday, July 29th.
The unique Festival will comprise a mouth-watering menu of events with a total prize fund of over £5,000, plus 2012 Winmau World Masters invitations and 2013 Lakeside play-off places for the winners.
“We are delighted to be staging seven events over two days in Blackpool Tower”, says BDO Director of Youth, Derek Weston. “It illustrates the BDO’s commitment to the players of today and tomorrow and is just the start of a youth policy that everyone is certain to be proud of as the BDO moves forward.
“There is also a bonus for the youngsters and young at heart because we have negotiated discounts for the award-winning Blackpool Pleasure Beach.”
The events are:
· BRITISH TEENAGE MIXED SINGLES: Prize Fund £1,390 + Medals, Prizes and a Winmau invite
· UNDER-18 BOYS SINGLES: Prize Fund £1,390 + Medals and a Winmau invite
· UNDER-18 GIRLS SINGLES: £550 Prize Fund + Medals and Winmau invite
· BDO 18-25 MEN’S YOUNG PLAYERS CHALLENGE: £1,200 Prize Fund + 4 Winmau and Lakeside play-off invites.
· BDO 18-25 LADIES YOUNG PLAYERS CHALLENGE: £600 Prize Fund + 2 Winmau and Lakeside Play-Off invites.
· BRITISH UNDER 18s YOUTH KO CUP
· BRITISH 18-25s KO CUP
Full competition details, playing formats and prize breakdowns will be available on the BDO website: www.bdodarts.com and from County Organisers.