All 2018 UK Open registration fees are the same whether or not a player is a UKBGF member.
The return is 100% of all entry fees and pools except for satellites, in which the return covers the respective entry and registration fee of the Main Event, and jackpots for which there is a 10% rake. Read more about the distribution of tournament prize money. See Registration for information about eligibility to play in a particular flight.
|Masters Main Entry||£100||£50|
|Masters||£30 - optional pool 1*|
|Masters||£70 - optional pool 2*|
|Masters||£130 - optional pool 3*|
|Masters Consolation||£20 optional pool (payable on registration)|
|Masters Abbey Cup||£20 optional pool (payable on Sunday)|
|Advanced Free Entry||Free (not in optional pool)**||£35|
|Advanced Pool Entry||£35 optional pool**||£35|
|Advanced Consolation pool||£10 optional pool|
|Advanced Abbey Cup pool||£10 optional pool|
|Social Swiss (Registration fee covers both days)||Free||£10|
* Players may, if they wish, enter zero, one or two of the Masters Main optional side pools. If two pools are entered, these must be either pools 1&2 or pools 2&3.
**Please note that Advanced players who do not enter the optional pools cannot win any prize money.
See also Format and Schedule for further explanations of flights and pools.
|Friday Masters Satellites (8 players)||£18.75*||£1.25|
|Friday Advanced Satellites (8 players)||£8.75**||£1.25|
|Friday Freeroll (UKBGF members only)||Free||Free|
|Friday Night Warm Up - £100 added***||Free|
(Optional £20 pool)
|Friday Night Super Jackpot||£250||£25|
|Super Jackpot Optional Pool||£250||Nil|
|Consultation Doubles||£40 per team||£10 per team|
|Doubles Side Pool (optional)||£100 per team||Nil|
|4-8 Player jackpots, according to demand||£10 - £50||10% rake|
|Speedgammon 8-player heats according to demand||£18||£2|
|1-pointer - open to all - £100 added***||£5||Free|
|1-pointer - Advanced players only - £50 added***||£1||Free|
** Each Advanced satellite winner will receive a seat in the Advanced Flight including the £35 optional pool.
*** The added money in the Warm up and both 1-pointers is in each case payable to the two highest finishing UKBGF members (70/30).