Essex Spring Fling

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Essex Spring Fling

Post by Tim » Wed Jan 18, 2006 9:17 am

11/12 March 2006, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom
Tournament Director – Tim Herring
Sponsored by UnderPar Disc Golf & Twisted Flyer

Format
3x18 holes for all players
Final 9 for top 5 Open and Amateur divisions

Tournament Fee
Adult £10
Student, Junior1, Unwaged or Rookies2 £5
Add £2 to the above fees if not a PDGA or BDGA Touring member
1 Juniors are players 16 and under on 1st January 2006
2 Rookies are new players at their first tournament

Schedule
The course is always open and free to play.
The tournament will run to time, time penalties will apply
Saturday 11th March
0800 – 0845 Registration
0900 Players Meeting (Mandatory for all players)
0945 Tee off: 1st Round
1230 Lunch
1400 Tee off: 2nd Round

Sunday 12th March
0900 Tee off: 3rd Round
1145 Lunch
1300 Tee off: Amateur Final
1330 Tee off: Open Final
1500 Prize giving

Trophies will be awarded to divisional winners. There will also be prizes for “Spirit of the Game”, “Amateur CTP”, “Open CTP”, “Women’s CTP”, “Most Lake OB’s”. Depending on the number of players we will pay out the top third of each division

Food and facilities
The campus is well appointed with toilets, shops, water, bars, food outlets and cover if it rains
Lunches will not be offered for the Essex Spring Fling and players are advised to make their own arrangements.
Tournament central will be by the lake and main campus area of the University. Parking is free during the Saturday and Sunday.

Accommodation
Due to the time of year, we cannot offer any campus accommodation. There are however numerous Hotels, Bed & Breakfasts in the area with the Wivenhoe House Hotel on campus grounds.

www.wivenhoehousehotel.co.uk

www.wivenhoe.gov.uk/business/accommodation.html

www.parkhouse.info/

www.pescarahouse.co.uk/

www.doveuk.com/oldmanse/

www.colchestercamping.co.uk

Contact details & Pre-Registration
Tim Herring
12 Nayland Road, Mile End, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5EG, UK
00 44 (0)7876 088 177
timherring@hotmail.com

To pre-register please email or write with the following information:
Full name, Division (Open/Amateur), BDGA, PDGA #
Please make cheques payable to T Herring

Tim
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Post by West » Wed Jan 18, 2006 9:38 pm

/me sets a reminder in outlook to send email to Tim tomorrow when he is at work ... can't be bothered now ... too tired!

Looking forward to it though Tim! 8)
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Post by Tim » Thu Jan 26, 2006 1:19 pm

Okay boys and girls, here's the beginnings of another sweet event at the University of Essex, registered so far are:

Open - 7 players

Fernando Brown
Rick Hoffa
Chris Riviera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne
Bruce Webber
Charlie Mead

Amateur - 8 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper
Ross Poole
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr ??

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton

So if you wanna play or you've got some questions, please let me know.

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Post by bruce » Thu Jan 26, 2006 3:24 pm

Hmm, I see a few Open players there who are paying the expensive fees unless they pay their BDGA memberships soon...

<cough>Brown<cough>Hoffa<cough>Brook<cough>

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Post by madfrolfer » Thu Jan 26, 2006 5:33 pm

Bruce... are you sick? You should have that cough of yours checked out? ;)

Oh! You were hinting at something, I get it now.

Will sort out my membership "sharpish".
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Post by West » Thu Jan 26, 2006 10:39 pm

yeah, haven't got round to writing the email ... but i would like to register.

How do you want paying Tim? paypal? cheque? bank transfer?
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Post by Splarg » Fri Jan 27, 2006 4:20 am

West wrote:yeah, haven't got round to writing the email ... but i would like to register.

How do you want paying Tim? paypal? cheque? bank transfer?

I'm going to pay with an out-of-state third-party bad cheque.
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Post by Splarg » Fri Jan 27, 2006 4:32 am

Also.... There will definitely be poker going on in the evenings. I will see to that.
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Post by Tim » Fri Jan 27, 2006 8:26 am

Guys, cheques are mighty fine and made payable to yours truly. :D

Now that we have Batman on the course i may have to impose the 2 metre rule :wink: we can't have the caped crusader using his fancy abilities in the air, and no gadgets either :lol:

As for the poke her Brian, as long as she's willing, you carry on :D

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Post by Tim » Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:07 am

A slightly updated registered list.

Open - 7 players

Fernando Brown
Rick Hoffa
Chris Rivera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne
Bruce Webber
Charlie Mead

Amateur - 9 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper
Ross Poole
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr
Brian Schoenfelder

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton

There's no capping of the field so please let me know as soon as if you wish to play amongst the daffodils at Essex.

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Post by Tim » Fri Feb 03, 2006 9:23 am

Another updated registered list. A big thanks for those players who have paid, a great help :D

Open - 8 players

Fernando Brown
Rick Hoffa
Chris Rivera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden - Paid
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne
Bruce Webber
Charlie Mead - Paid

Amateur - 10 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper
Ross Poole
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr
Brian Schoenfelder
Joseph Brugger

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton - Paid

Any more players want to have a fling this spring, come on you know you want to.

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Post by Tim » Wed Feb 08, 2006 1:11 pm

We are now up to 22 players, surely there are more of you out there wanting to play?

Open - 9 players

Fernando Brown
Rick Hoffa
Chris Rivera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden - Paid
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne
Bruce Webber - Paid
Charlie Mead - Paid
Jester Wilson - Paid

Women - 1 Player

Sharon Divilly

Amateur - 11 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper
Ross Poole
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr
Brian Schoenfelder
Joseph Brugger
Pete Black

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton - Paid

Don't forget this is an Essex tournament, which means that there are prizes, lots of them, here at Essex we believe in rewarding the players :D

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Post by Tim » Thu Feb 16, 2006 10:59 am

Okay boys and girls, we are now up to 25 players, here's the updated list of those registered:

Open - 11 players

Fernando Brown
Rick Hoffa
Chris Rivera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden - Paid
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne
Bruce Webber - Paid
Charlie Mead - Paid
Jester Wilson - Paid
Andy Lucey
Derek Robins - Paid

Women - 1 Player

Sharon Divilly

Amateur - 12 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper
Ross Poole
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr
Brian Schoenfelder
Joseph Brugger
Pete Black
Frank Redmond

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton - Paid

Not on the list but want to play then please let me know.

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Post by Tim » Tue Feb 28, 2006 8:40 am

The Essex Spring Fling is just under 2 weeks away and we are now up to 27 players, here's the updated list of those registered:

Open - 13 players

Fernando Brown - Paid
Rick Hoffa
Chris Rivera - Paid
Gwyn Wilden - Paid
Bob Brook
Duncan Hartshorne - Paid
Bruce Webber - Paid
Charlie Mead - Paid
Jester Wilson - Paid
Andy Lucey
Derek Robins - Paid
Travis Stone
Conor Davies

Women - 1 Player

Sharon Divilly

Amateur - 12 Players

Tim Herring - Paid
Marc Sheldon
Jim Hollingsworth
Paul Cooper - Paid
Ross Poole - Paid
John Oakley
Dave Attiker
Adam Storr
Brian Schoenfelder
Joseph Brugger
Pete Black
Frank Redmond - Paid

Junior - 1 Player

James Luton - Paid

Not on the list but want to play then please let me know.

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Post by Village » Tue Feb 28, 2006 2:05 pm

Tim

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Post by Tim » Tue Feb 28, 2006 2:11 pm

Village wrote:Tim

PM sent
Village

PM PMed :lol:

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Post by West » Tue Mar 07, 2006 1:04 pm

Unfortunatly i will have to withdraw from this event :( ... work have screwed my disc golfing over again and i have to fly to Portugal on Sunday for 3 days. :(

Was looking forward to it as well ... hope the weather is good and someone please beat Del :wink:
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