CROKINOLE WORLD CUP
First time in Europe!
Date: 28-29. September, 2019
Venue: Tárogató Office Center, Budapest
Addres: District II., Tárogató street 2-4 (free parking zone!)
Open singles 29 september - all day
Open doubles 28 september – all day
Junior singles 28 september – morning (players born 2004 or later)
Ladies singles 28 september – morning
Nationals teams 28 september – evening ( system under construction!)
The exact system of tournament will published after registration period, depends on the number of players.
Rules: by official crokinole rules of NCA and HCF
8 shots/round of singles
12 shots/round of doubles
4 round = 1 match
Except match time:
9 minuts/ singles
cups, medals, diplomas for 1st-3rd places for all competitions
diplomas for 4th-6th places, gifts for sponsors
special diplomas and gifts from sponsors for the top 20's shooters
special diplomas, best players of countries
special diplomas, winners of consolation groups
Junior - first round: two groups, 5 games round robin.
The top 3 players from each group will advance to the playoff, and will play the other group's top 3 players. Each player will keep the points they scored against the other two advancing players from their respective first round group. The 2 highest-scoring players will play for the championship (the first to reach 9 points will win), while 3-4 placed players will play for third and fourth place (must reach 7 points to win).
Players placing 4-6 played in same system for 7-12 places, but they will have not final, and bronze-final matches.
Ladies' - first round: two groups, 7 games round robin.
The top 3 players from each group will advance to the playoff, and will play the other group's top 3 players. Each player will keep the points they scored against the other two advancing players from their respective first round group. The result of the playoff will be the result of the championship. Players placing 4-7 in the first round will play the other group's 4-7 (4th vs 4th, 5th vs 5th and so on) player until reaching 7 points.
Doubles qualification round, 8 games against other randomly seated two-player teams.
The top 8 players from the first round will be split into two groups (A1,A2), consisting 4 players each, and will play a 3 game round robin. Players do not keep any points scored in the first round. The top 4 players (2 from A1 and A2 each) will advance to the final four, 3-4 place players will playoff for 5-8 positions. Semi finals and bronze-final keep best of 9, Final best of 11 points, playoff for 5-8. place best of 8.
Players placing 9-16, 17-24, and 25-32 will playoff in consolation groups B, C, and D. For the consolation playoff, elimination format will be used. To win, one must reach 6 points.
Team competition, first round - two groups of six team, playing a five games round robin
Top 2 teams of each group will advance to the final four. Teams placing 3-6 will playoff.
Games will be played using the same format as the first round. In case of a tie, team with the most twenty wins. If there's still a tie, the team captains will play a standard four round game until reaching 5 points.
Competition starts with 12 round first round. Opponents will be drawn randomly. Top 16 players will be split into groups A1 and A2. The remaining players will playoff in B, C, D, E, F groups using round robin format. Games will start every 12 minutes.
8 player groups A1, and A2 will play a 7 game round robin not keeping any points from first fround. Top 2 players from each group will advance to the final four, the remaining players will playoff (7 game round robin) in B, C, D, E, F divisions consisting players placing 17-24., 25-32, 33-40., 41-48, 49-56. respectively. The result of the playoffs will be divisions' final result.
Final Four, playoffs A1 1st vs A2 2nd and A2 1st vs A1 2nd will be the two semi-finals. (first to reach 9 points.) Same place players of each group will playoff against each other until reaching 8 points. Third place playoff until best of 9 points Final until best of 11 points.
(Competitive singles games will start every 12 minutes, doubles every 18, and teams every 15 minutes.)
7:45 Playing area opens. Women and junior registration starts. Warm-up. 8:10 Women and junior draws.
8:30 Junior first round: two groups, 5 games round robin.
8:30 Women first round: two groups, 6 games round robin.
9:30-10:00 Women and junior Play Off
(Doubles registration, 10:10 doubles draw)
10:10 Junior Final
10:30 Opening ceremony + awards ceremony for women and junior categories
11:00 Doubles qualification round, part 1 (4 games )
12:10 Lunch break
13:15 Doubles qualification round, part 2 (4 games)
15:00 Doubles Playoff, consolation playoff (B,C,D divisions)
16:10 Awards ceremony for divisions B, C, and D.
16:20 Final Four - semi finals
16:45 Doubles third place playoff
17:00 Doubles final
17:30 Awards ceremony for doubles category
17:45 Team competition, 5 games round robin/groups
19:00 Team-playoffs, final four
19:30 Awards ceremony for teams
8:30 playing area opens, warm-up, registration
9:00 Competitive singles draw
9:30 Singles category first round part 1 6 games
10:30 10 min break
10:40 First round part 2 6 games
12:15 Lunch break
13:15 Singles playoffs, and consolation B,C,D,E,F divisions
15:10 Awards ceremony for the divisions
15:20 Final Four, playoffs
16:00 Third place
17:15 Awards ceremony for singles
Have a lucky and „Croki” tournament!