This year the event returns to the tournament scene with the A Grade being a PSA Closed Satellite Event so all PSA players entering can pick up PSA ranking points as well.
This year also sees record prize money thanks to continued and generous sponsorship from The Roe Group and Miles & Barr.
The prize money on offer this year is as follows:
A Grade Prize Money
Winner: £1400, Runner up £1200, Semi Finalists £800, 1/4 Finalists £400, Last 16: £125 Plate Winner £100, Plate Runner Up £50
B, C, D and E Grade prize Money
Winners: £50, Runners- Up: £30. Racket bags for plate winners and runners-up
This year’s event will be run from the 9th to 11th of August 2019 with grades:
A Grade (28 places) - Players in the PSA, County Premier or 1st Division League Team (Squash Levels: 4500+)
B Grade (28 places) - Players in a County League 2nd or 3rd Division League Team (Squash Levels: 1900-4500)
C Grade (28 places) - Players in a County League 4th or 5th or Lower Division League Team (Squash Levels: 800-1900)
D Grade (16 places) - Non-Team Players who play recreationally or in a Club internal League (Squash Levels: 200-800)
E Grade (8 Places) - Beginners who play recreationally (Squash Levels: 0-200)
Note: The A grade will commence on Friday the 9th of August, B and C Grades will commence on Friday the 9th of August if more than 16 entries are received in B and C grades) and the D and E Grades will commence on Sunday the 11th of August.
Entry fee £20, payable by cash/cheque in advance or entry fees can be paid on the day! Entry fee includes The Thanet Open tournament t-shirt
All players are guaranteed a minimum of two matches.
• Fully licensed bar
• Gym available
• Food on site
• Wi-Fi available at the club.
Club Address: Thanet Squash Rackets Club, Francis Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 3NJ