The South West Challenge Tournament and BBQ

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The South West Challenge Tournament and BBQ
Posted by Moonraker
Special When Lit
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Until: Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 05:00 PM
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Site Supporter
Aug 18, 2011
Open 10am for practice. Qualifying starts 11am. Last entry 1pm.

Play five groups of four games (total of 20 games).
Players can either pair-up with others or play on their own.
Each group will be graded by high score from the games in that group.
The standings in each group will be added together.
The top four will play a final best of three with 7-5-3-1 scoring.

Qualifying to finish no later than 5pm with the final expected to be completed no later than 7pm.

£10 per person; £6 for kids under 14, all machines are on freeplay.
Registration is not necessary but it would be nice to know the numbers for catering purposes,
so say here if you're planning to attend or send me a PM.

Players can be from any area or region - there are no restrictions on participation.

BBQ is a bring your own / cook your own.

Address: Unit 5, Loyal Trade Business Park, Stephenson Road, Salisbury SP2 7NS.
Fancy Map at:

The usual nibbles, tea, coffee and water are free of charge. Any items from the large fridge must be paid for - eg. cans of fizzy drink and chocolate, etc.

These are not for profit events for supporters of Special When Lit that help raise funds to keep Special When Lit open.

If you've never been to an event please note that everyone is welcome! We don't bite... Honest!


Site Supporter
Aug 18, 2011
A quick reminder that the BBQ will be running. It's a bring your own and cook yourself affair. If you're not planning to use the BBQ then please bring lunch with you. We will provide a few nibbles in the form of crisps and the fridge will be stocked with the usual chocolate and drinks, please remember to feed the honesty tub if you are purchasing. :thumbs:


Site Supporter
Apr 11, 2013
Newport, South Wales
Thanks to Peter and Hilary for yesterday, been a while since I've been to SWL but we all enjoyed it. Played like a dick ( nothing new there! :D ) but was a fun day. Congrats to David on the win.
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Site Supporter
Aug 18, 2011
Thanks to all that came and supported the South West Challenge yesterday... it was an exceptionally nice day! :clap:

Here are the results:
1 David Mainwaring
2 Peter Blakemore
3 Tim Thornton
4 Rich Mallett
5 Greg Mott
6 Ivan Miles
7 Sam McCourt
8 Nick Baxter-Sibley
9 Nick Hamill
10 Kevin Donovan
11 Dave Willcox
12 Ed Duckworth
13 Lynda Willcox
14= Ed Emms
14= Jason Webber
16 Hilary Hector
17= Rick Johns
17= Zoe Baxter-Sibley


Site Supporter
Jan 12, 2014
Sunny Exeter
Thanks for running it Peter, great to have had a chance to get over there after a while and catch up with people.

Enjoyed the format with plenty of games/variety👍

Congrats to the finalist & David as winner!
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