Report No.68 – Teams


There will be eight teams in this year’s Premier League. They are:

Gwynn Davis, Sue Ingham, Chris Rochelle, Simon Gottschalk
Steve Jarvis, Nick Forrest, Tony Howarth, Kevin Maddox
Ceri Pierce, Maggie Pierce, Gilly Clench, David Birt
Bob Pitts, Barry Jones, Peter Kaufman, Alan Stephenson
Richard Plackett, Paul Denning, Mike Pownall, Tony Disley
Julian Pottage, Tony Ratcliff, Mark Roderick, Paddy Murphy, Simon Richards and Jonny Richards
John Salisbury, Tim Rees, Gary Jones, Paul Lamford
Steve Webb, Tim Barsby, Geoff Evans, Helen Houston and Mia Deschepper

The event will take place over the two weekends of 20-21 October and 3-4 November in The Commodore Hotel, Llandrindod Wells. Sarah Amos will direct. Table money for each weekend is expected to be £180 for a team of 4 plus £30 for each additional player involved that weekend. Light refreshments will be provided on both days.

Systems and conventions will be as laid down in the Camrose regulations.

Screens will be in use at all tables on both weekends.

Seven 14 board matches will be played each weekend.

The draw will be made in advance and posted here together with the timetable. Play is expected to start at 1130 on the Saturdays and finish soon after 5pm on each Sunday.

Subject to Pairs having played at least 50% of the boards, all members of the winning team will be guaranteed selection for at least one Camrose weekend, and the Pair finishing top on X-imping will likewise be guaranteed at least one Camrose weekend. The Camrose weekends are: 4-6 January 2019 (in Wales) and 1-3 March 2019 (in England).