Note: Entry fees for the 2018 UK Open have not yet been finalised. This page will be updated soon; until then the 2017 Entry and Registration Fees appear below for information
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. The level of registration fee in each flight depends on whether or not a player is a UKBGF member. See Registration for information about eligibility to play in a particular flight.
|Masters Main Entry||£100||£40||£50|
|Masters||£30 - optional pool 1*|
|Masters||£70 - optional pool 2*|
|Masters||£130 - optional pool 3*|
|Masters Abbey Cup||£20 - optional pool*|
|Advanced Free Entry||Free (not in optional pool)**||£25||£35|
|Advanced Main Entry||£35 - optional pool**||£25||£35|
|Advanced Abbey Cup||£10 - optional pool**|
|Social Player Swiss||Free||Free||£10|
* Players may enter zero, one or two of the Masters optional side pools. If two pools are entered, these must be adjacent in value; this means either pools 1 & 2 or pools 2 & 3. There is a further optional side pool in the Masters Abbey Cup on Sunday.
**There is one optional pool in the Advanced, plus an additional optional pool in the Advanced Abbey Cup on Sunday. Please note that Advanced players who do not enter any pools cannot win prize money.
See also Format and Schedule – Tournament Entry Levels 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 Night Warm Up (£100 added)||Free (Optional pool £20)||£5|
|Friday Night Super Jackpot||£250||£25|
|Super Jackpot Optional Pool||£250||Nil|
|Consultation Doubles||£40 per team||£10 per team|
|4-8 Player jackpots, according to demand||£10 - £50||10% rake|
|Speedgammon 8-player heats according to demand||£18||£2|
|One pointer - continuous entry (64 or 128)||£5||Free|
|One pointer - continuous entry (64 or 128)||£1||Free|
** Each Masters satellite winner will receive a seat in the Masters Flight, plus a refund of any pre-paid fees. This seat does not include entry into the optional pools. These pools may be entered and paid for by satellite winners if desired.
*** Each Advanced satellite winner will receive a seat in the Advanced Flight INCLUDING the optional pool.
Masters and Advanced satellite winners who are UKBGF members will receive the £10 reduction in the Main Event Registration Fee as a cash refund.