• Games to be 1 hour 15 minutes per player.

  • 1 point for a win, half point for a draw, zero points for a loss.

  • Clocks start at 8.45pm sharp.

  • If one player fails to show 45 minutes after the clock has been started that player forfeits the game.

  • If postponing a game a player must notify their opponent before 6.30 pm on the night of the competition.

  • Postponed games must be played within a period of 4 weeks from the scheduled date. If the game is not played within this period the person who postponed the game will forfeit the points. Games shall not be played more than 2 weeks before due date.

  • Any disputes arising from these rules, or a dispute in a game, will be adjudicated by the rest of the club members, and ultimately with the Chairperson if unresolved.

  • Competition games MUST be recorded.

  • Players who are present, but not playing, on competition nights should keep an eye on the games and act as a referee in the need arises.