Timings for Eastbourne
The following schedule was proposed for next year.
Proposed times for Eastbourne Summer Meeting 2020 Each weekend: Friday 7:00pm – 10:30pm Swiss Pairs/Teams, session 1 (3 matches) No staggered start 11:00pm Late-night Speedball Pairs Saturday 10:00am Discuss it with an expert (?) 11:00am – 2:15pm Swiss Pairs/Teams, session 2 (3 matches) 3:15pm – 7:45pm Swiss Pairs/Teams, session 3 (4 matches) 10:00pm Speedball Teams (first weekend) Sunday 10:00am Discuss it with an expert 11:00am – 7:10pm Four* Teams final (second weekend, top 16 teams) 11:00am – 3:30pm Swiss Pairs/Teams, session 4 (4 matches) 7:00pm Open Pairs and Open Teams (first Sunday) Midweek evening events to start at 7:00pm, no early bird sessions.
Of those who expressed a view on a feedback form, nearly 80% were in favour of this change.