Lambourne Jersey Festival

Westhill Country Hotel, 26th April - 5th May 2019

Please note that the details on this page are currently provisional and may be subject to change.

This is a wonderful and very popular congress held annually on the delightful island of Jersey. Details about the various aspects of the congress can be found by clicking the links below. We feel sure that you would enjoy this excellent, relaxed yet challenging congress.

To be eligible for a Seniors event, players must have their 60th birthday or beyond during the calendar year (January-December) of the event. For example, a player can play in a Seniors event at the age of 59 provided his/her 60th birthday falls later that year.

Timetable

Day

Times

Description

Friday 26th April

8.00pm

Pre-congress Pairs

Saturday 27th April

2.00pm

Swiss Pairs, Session 1 (3 x 8-board matches)

8.00pm

Swiss Pairs, Session 2 (3 x 8-board matches)

Sunday 28th April

2.00pm

Swiss Pairs, Session 3 (3 x 8-board matches)

8.00pm

Swiss Pairs, Session 4 (3 x 8-board matches)

Monday 29th April

8.00pm

Multiple Teams qualifying round

Tuesday 30th May

8.00pm

Multiple Teams Final

Wednesday 1st May

8.00pm

Mid-week Championship

Thursday 2nd May

8.00pm

Mixed Pairs and Open Pairs

Friday 3rd May

8.00pm

Swiss Teams, Session 1 (3 x 8-board matches)

Saturday 4th May

2.00pm

Swiss Teams, Session 2 (3 x 8-board matches)

8.00pm

Swiss Teams, Session 3 (3 x 8-board matches)

Sunday 5th May

10.30am*

Swiss Teams, Session 4 (4 x 8-board matches)
followed by prize giving and gala dinner.

Seniors Events (Midweek)

Monday 29th April

2.00pm

Seniors Pairs, Session 1

Tuesday 30th May

2.00pm

Seniors Pairs, Session 2

Wednesday 1st May

2.00pm

Seniors Multiple Teams, Session 1

Thursday 2nd May

2.00pm

Seniors Multiple Teams, Session 2

Entry Fees

A

Full Congress (excl. Seniors)

£176

G All midweek evenings

£46

B

Full Congress (incl. Seniors)

£214

H Multiple Teams

£24

C

Swiss Pairs only

£83

I Seniors Pairs only

£35

D

Swiss Teams only

£84

J Seniors Teams only

£35

E

Both Swiss Events

£151

K Both Seniors events

£65

F

Midweek Events (per evening)

£12

Closing date for entries is 17th April 2019

Master Points

Swiss Pairs and Teams, Seniors Pairs and Teams: fully Green Pointed.
Midweek events: Blue Points on the Regional Congress scale.

Agreements

Level 4 agreements are permitted in all events.

Venue and Tariff

A number of rooms are reserved for booking at this negotiated rate for a limited period of time. Any unbooked rooms are usually released for booking by the general public a few weeks before the event. Thereafter rooms may still be available, but at the hotel’s current rate. Likewise if all allocated rooms are booked then rooms may still be available, but at the hotel’s current rate. To ensure rooms are available at the negotiated rate please book as early as possible.

Terms and Conditions