2024 Geelong Open 8 Ball Itinerary

2024 Geelong Open 8 Ball Itinerary

2024 Geelong Open Itinerary

4.00pm: Slate opens

5.00pm: Names and payment taken for $20, $50 and Ladies knockouts.

7.00pm: All knockouts to start
7.00pm: Friday night qualifiers on table 1

*All knockouts will have half price buy backs until full

*Players can play in a maximum of 2 events for the night

*If knockouts aren’t completed due to time, they will be completed on Saturday after main draw qualifying

9.00am: Slate opens
9.30am: Speeches, IR Rules Rundown & Minute’s Silence
10.00am: Player’s Auction
*First round matches commence immediately after auction

Saturday night:
7.30pm: Mixed Scotch doubles & Master’s comp (Over 50)


9.00am: Slate opens
9.30am: Round 1 commencement.
11.00am: Names taken for Blonks comp
( For players who didn’t qualify & 1st round losers on the Sunday)


Saturday: Casual.

Underarm deodorant is highly recommended if you’re wearing a singlet.

Sunday: Collared shirt for main comp

2023 Geelong Open 8 Ball Itinerary

2023 Geelong Open 8 Ball Itinerary

FRIDAY 10th February 2023
3.00pm – Tables available for practice
4.00pm – Bar opens

7.00pm – Friday night qualifying on tables 1 and 2
7.00pm – $25/$50 round robin knockouts (Mens and Ladies)
**In the event that knockouts are unable to finish on Friday night due to time, they will be completed straight after the main draw qualifying on Saturday
Players that are playing their qualifying games on the Friday evening can also play in the ONLY one round robin knockout.

SATURDAY 11th February 2023
9.00am – SLATE POOL LOUNGE – venue opens
9.00am – Welcome speeches and run down of the tournament schedule for the weekend
10.00am – Start of qualifying matches

10.00am – SHELL CLUB – venue opens
10.30am – Round Robin
DRESS CODE – no singlets or thongs

7.00pm – $25 Masters for any player turning 50 in 2023 or are over the age of 50
7.00pm – $50 per team Mixed Scotch Doubles

SUNDAY 12th February 2023
9.00am – Slate opens
9.30am – Round 1 matches to commence. Best of 5
Loser’s to umpire the following match. Anyone that doesn’t umpire or get a fill in to umpire for them after losing their match will forfeit any prizemoney
11.00am – Names taken for the Non qualifiers comp
12.30pm – Non-qualifiers to begin 1st round matches
Slate Bar & Lounge dress code over the weekend is neat and tidy.

2023 Geelong Open 8 Ball Itinerary