IDM Bucharest International Bowling Open
10th Edition, 21 September – 29 September 2019
|Approved by||The national federation, ETBF and WBA|
|The tournament is open for||Athletes from World Bowling’s member federations|
|Tournament organiser||IDM Club, Bucharest Romania|
|Centre||IDM Club Bucharest Romania|
|First day||21 September 2019|
|Last day||29 September 2019|
|Woman handicap||8 pins per game|
|Max woman scratch game||292|
|Contact person||Marius Briciu
|Mobile||+40 722 454 273|
|Address||IDM Club Bucharest
Splaiul Independentei 319B, Sector 6
|GPS coordinates:||N 44.434286oE 26.04896o|
|Phone||+40 72BOWLING (+4072 269 54 64)|
|Fax||+4021 316 09 63|
|Number of Lanes||14 lanes divides as follows:
6 lanes in sector A
8 lanes in sector B
|Approaches||Brunswick Anvilane Glow Pro|
|Pin setters||Brunswick GS-X|
|Oil Machine||Kegel Kustodian Plus|
|Pattern prepared by||Kegel, Sivissidis Bowling|
|Dressing done by||IDM Club|
|Prize fund status||Fixed|
|Tax on Prizes||Yes|
|Tax rules||As a cosequence of the Romanian Tax Regulations, there will be a tax on prize money, paid by the organizer. The taxes will not be deducted from the net prizes.
All participants will be obliged to fill in a form provided by the organizer (to meet the needs of GDPR, tax authorities, etc).
|Position||Group A||Group B|
|Position 1||2500 EUR||300 EUR|
|Position 2||2000 EUR||250 EUR|
|Position 3||1500 EUR||225 EUR|
|Position 4||1000 EUR||200 EUR|
|Position 5-8||500 EUR||150 EUR|
|Position 9-16||300 EUR|
|Position 17-28||200 EUR|
|Position 29-40||150 EUR|
|Total||15.750 Euro||1.575 Euro|
The following 38 athletes will qualify:
A. Top 3 from a separate standing for squads conducted from Saturday to Tuesday.
B. Top 3 from a separate standing for squads conducted Wednesday and Thursday.
C. Top 32 from the general standing, not already qualified from A and B.
The 38 qualified athletes will be sorted according to their best 6-games series and then seeded 1-38.
All the scores count for Category A. If an athlete is registered for Category B, but his score qualifies him in top 38 players of Category A, he will qualify to the final step and will in addition also earn the prize for Category B.
All the athletes from Category B qualified in the history of our tournament will become a Category A athlete (without Desperado).
Top 2 will qualify to the final steps, seeded 39-40
Final Step 1
Final Step 2
Final Step 3
Final Step 4
Final Step 5 (dressing only before first match)
Stepladder match 1
Stepladder match 2
Stepladder match 3
|Qualification and the Final Step 1-4
In case of a tie, the highest ranked athlete will be the athlete with the highest last game in a step. If a tie still exists the highest ranked athlete will be the athlete with the highest second last game in a step etc.
|Final Step 5
In case of a tie in a mach, a one ball roll off on a full set of pins will be played, repeated until the tie is broken.
In case of a tie in the Desperado Squad, a one ball roll on a full set of pins will be played, repeated until the tie is broken.
|Lane draws||Lane draws will be done by the organiser
For squads and steps conducted in Sector A and B, the draw will decide in which sector of the centre the athletes are playing.
|Athletes per pair in squads||Two-Four depending on the squad sizes|
|Frequency of movement||After two games in the qualification
After one game in the Final Step 1-4
No movement in the Stepladder Final
|Movement method||Athletes from the even numbered lanes will move two lanes on the right
Athletes from the odd numbered lanes will move two lanes on the left
|Number of lanes to move||Two|
|Booking restriction before||A maximum of four squads can be booked before the tournament starts and maximum two of the bookings can be for squads on Friday and Saturday 27-28 September.|
|Booking restriction during||Maximum six non played entries|
|Total number of squads played||No limit|
|Booking priority number||Priority number = played squads.
The waiting list it is ordered by priority number ascending.
If priority number is equal first subscribed, first served.
|Registration deadline||30 minutes prior each squad|
|Waiting list opens||10 minutes prior each squad|
|Squad 09||Monday||23-Sept||13:00||16 (B)||40||30|
|Squad 10||16:30||16 (B)||40||30|
|Squad 11||20:00||16 (B)||40||30|
|Squad 12||Tuesday||24-Sept||13:00||16 (B)||40||30|
|Squad 13||16:30||16 (B)||50||40|
|Squad 14||20:00||16 (B)||50||40|
|Squad 15||Wednesday||25-Sept||13:00||16 (B)||50||40|
|All prices are in EUR*|
*) equivalent in RON according to Romanian National Bank’s exchange rate
|Final Step 1||09:30||Sector A&B|
|Final Step 2||12:30||Sector A&B|
|Final Step 3||15:00||Sector B|
|Final Step 4||17:00||Sector B|
lanes A3 – A4
|Yesterday Hotel – http://hotel.yesterday.ro|
|Ambiance Hotel – http://www.ambiance-hotel.ro|
|Rules in effect
The ETBF Constitution Chapter 8 and World Bowling’s Regulation and Playing Rules will apply
All games will be broadcasted live on youtube.com
The final will also be broadcasted live on Facebook.com
|Average prices in Romania
Accommodation: 50 Eur per night
A dish cost around 5-8 Eur
A beer, around 1.5 Eur