British Open
York & District Indoor Bowls Club
Sat 04 Jan 2025 - Sun 05 Jan 2025
Entries open: 1 Jul 2024 19:00
Max Entries
Bowls Rink
Wygreen Light
Matty Worden

The British Open is the fourth of six ranking events of the Short Mat Players Tour 2024-25 season.


  • Players will be in groups of 5 or 6.
  • The top 2 players from each group will qualify for the main Cup.
  • Third and Fourth placed players will qualify for the Plate.
  • The remaining players will qualify for the Shield.
  • Registration is from 7.45am-8.45am Practice is allowed from 8am-8.45am. Play commences at 9am.
  • Group games will be played on Saturday and Sunday morning with the knock-out stages following on Sunday afternoon.

Note: Timings are a guide only and may vary.

Event Information

Location York & District Indoor Bowls Club
Date Sat 04 Jan 2025 - Sun 05 Jan 2025
Entry Fee £30.00
Max Entries 192
Floor Surface Bowls Rink
Mat Type Wygreen Light
Prize money Prize money structure

Previous Winners

2024 Matty Worden
2023 Gary McNabb
2020 Gary McNabb
2019 Stephen Williams
2018 Nigel Nicholls

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