Best of the West Darts Challenge 2021

Event details

  • Saturday | Sat November 20, 2021 to Sunday | Sun November 21, 2021
  • All Day
  • 5 Vasto Place, Balcatta Rd.Balcatta
  • 0435390097

 Best of the West Innaugural Darts Challenge 2021

The “Best of the West” Challenge is a tournament for teams of Five players

Any team can be put together from within, adhering to the requirements below.

There are two average caps for Men, 300 combined team average and below will be ‘B’ Grade, 301 and above will be ‘A’ Grade.

‘A’ Grade teams will have to have at least two players who are a 60 or below average in their playing team of five to be eligible to partake.

12 ‘A’ Grade teams, 12 ‘B’ Grade teams and 12 women’s teams are required. No average caps required for women’s teams, however:-

No women’s team can have more than two current or former State representative’s in any one side. By former, we mean players who played State two years or less ago.

36 teams will take part with entry fees to be pre-paid and pre-nominated and are as follows:-

A’ Grade  –  $225.00 Per Team  entry fee  –  $45.00 per player

‘B’ Grade  –  $225.00 Per Team  entry fee  –  $45.00 per player

Women     –  $225.00 Per Team  entry fee  –  $45.00 per player

Each Grade will have their own competition section and Prize Pool Payouts will be the same for all divisions.

Prize Money will only be guaranteed if all divisions are fully filled

‘A’ Grade  –  Winners $1,000 + trophy & Gold Medals

‘A’ Grade  –  Second $500 + Silver Medals

‘A’ Grade  –  Third  & Fourth $250 + Bronze Medals

B’ Grade  –  Winners $1,000 + trophy & Gold Medals

‘B’ Grade  –  Second $500 + Silver Medals

‘B’ Grade  –  Third  & Fourth $250 + Bronze Medals

 Women’s  –  Winners $1,000 + trophy & Gold Medals

Women’s  –  Second $500 + Silver Medals

Women’s  –  Third  & Fourth $250 + Bronze Medals

 The format for ‘A’ Grade is:-  5 games of 501 best of 5 for the Singles followed by a triples game 601 best of 3 and a doubles game 601 best of 3. (All 5 players to take part in doubles and triples, no one player can play in both).

Each game won earns your team a point. Therefore, if you win all  five singles, the doubles and the trebles you get seven maximum points. The team with the most points over the two days play wins the ‘A’ Grade event.

The format for ‘B’ Grade is:-  5 games of 501 best of 3 for the Singles, followed by a triples game 601 best of 3 and a doubles game 601 best of 3.(All 5 players to take part in doubles and triples, no one player can play in both).

Each game won earns your team a point. Therefore if you win all 5 singles, the doubles and the trebles you get 7 maximum points. The team with the most points over the two days play wins the ‘B’ Grade event.

The Women’s format is:- 5 games of 501 best of 3 for the Singles, followed by a triples game 501 best of 3 and a doubles game 501 best of 3.(All 5 players to take part in doubles and triples, no one player can play in both).

No women’s team can have more than two current or former State representative’s in any one side. By former, we mean players who played State two years or less ago.

Each game won earns your team a point. Therefore if you win all five singles, the doubles and the trebles you get seven maximum points. The team with the most points over the two days play wins the Women’s event.

For teams that finish 5th – 12th there is the ‘Last Chance Saloon’ knockout.

How this works is simple, each team captain from the 8 teams finishing 5th-12th select one player from their team. These 8 players then represent their team and take part in a straight knockout 501 best of 3. All 8 names are drawn from a hat and play in a bracket system knockout. The winner then wins a cash sum for their team.

A’ Grade  –  $200   ‘B’ Grade  –  $200   Women  $200

There will be Eleven matches over the weekend, Six to be played on the Saturday and Five to be played on the Sunday, followed by presentations shortly after the last match.

Team Nominations to be in and paid for the weekend prior to the tournament.

Doors open 8.30am and all teams registrations to be in by 9.15am with a ‘Toe the Oche’ start time of 9.30am both days.

Each match predicted to be approximately 1&1/2 hours long.

Food & Drink available all day so no outside food and drink will be allowed to be brought into the venue.

Dress code to be adhered to:-

No thongs or open toed shoe, No singlets or tee shirts, no Jeans or jean type skirts/pants allowed, no shorts or boardies, no shirts displaying aggressive, abusive or racist slurs, no caps or hats to be worn whilst at the oche.

Players dart shirts, dark pants, and general smart attire will be accepted. Definitely no Denim.

The winning Graded team of each division will hold the trophy for 12 months and then return it for the next year’s event. Each team will be responsible for the safe keeping and condition of the trophies and will be accountable should any damage, loss or mishap take place.

The venue is to be The Vasto Club, 5 Vasto Place, Balcatta, 6021.

Date:   12th,13th December 2020       

Good Luck to all and let’s see which teams can boast being:-      “Best of the West”

This event is designed, staged and promoted by

DOSH – Darts Of the Southern Hemisphere 2020 and Darts Western Australia

Cut-off date for team entry is: – Thursday 10th December 2020.

(Only nominated sides who have paid in full before cut-off date will be entered in this tournament)

Each team must nominate a person to be their team’s captain ©. This person can be a non-playing captain and will be responsible for all your team’s responsibilities throughout the event.

E-Mail nomination to DWA Events Coordinator: humpty22@bigpond.com

Electronic Nomination:  Go to About Us,Go to Documents & Nominations.  The team nomination will pop out. click on it and fill the nomination out. place the word Blank in the no 6.

Bank Details for payments (PLEASE PUT “BOTW” IN DESCRIPTION WHEN MAKING PAYMENT)

P & N BANK   account name   DAVID PLATT   BSB – 806 015    ACC – 02011281