Welcome to the first Bristol Open event. Expect a weekend of squash gold for all levels and interests. Our vision is to bring together all that makes Bristol great for squash in one event.
- $3K PSA event mens and Womens
- 2 Day Graded event for all levels of players. Graded A-E using squash levels ratings (Cash Prize for A grade)
- Referee’s workshop with Phil Rea WSO Level 3 referee and Avon Head of Referees
The Elitesquash Bristol Open Graded –
MIXED DRAW IS FULL – RESERVE LIST AVAILABLE
This tournament will run on Saturday, 11 March, and Sunday 12 March 2023 at Workout Harbourside, Floating Harbour, Welshback, Bristol, BS1 4SB.
It will consist of the following events (the levels are a rough guide only and the players will be sorted by their squash level as of 9am Saturday 4 March 2023):
- Mixed Grade A – 5000+ (W and RU cash prize)
- Mixed Grade B – 3000 – 4999
- Mixed Grade C – 2000 – 2999
- Mixed Grade D – 1000 – 1999
- Mixed Grade E – 1000 and below
- Women’s Grade – 1500 and below
There will be a reserve list for the Mixed and Women’s event.
Tournament format will be Monrad – Best of 5 games.
Entry Fee: £30 (including Dunlop T-shirt)
There will be no refund issued if players withdraw two weeks before the event (Saturday 25th Feb) As we have to place the shirt order. Before that date we are able to issue a full refund.
Entry into the Open will also give you free access to the following events during the weekend:
- Referees workshop run by Avon’s Head of Referees, Phil Rea
- Entry to the semi-finals and finals of The UWE Bristol Open – a brand new PSA event for Bristol.
If you would like to participate in the referees’ workshop, please select the appropriate event when entering the tournament.
The UWE Bristol Open PSA Challenger 3k
The Graded tournament will run alongside a new PSA event The UWE Bristol Open between Friday 10 March and Sunday 12 March 2023. This will be a Challenger 3 event for men and women with an equal prize fund of $3K.
The draw will consist of 16 players in each of the men and women’s draws.
Friday, 10 March 2023 – Round 1 and Quarter Finals will take place at Workout Harbourside, Floating Harbour, Welshback, Bristol, BS1 4SB and University of the West of England, Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane Bristol, BS16 1QY
Saturday, 11 March 2022 – Semi-finals will take place at Workout Harbourside, Floating Harbour, Welshback, Bristol, BS1 4SB
Sunday, 12 March 2023 – Finals will take place at Workout Harbourside, Floating Harbour, Welshback, Bristol, BS1 4SB
Tickets are £5 pre booked here or £10 on the door.
Friday Mens and Womens Quarters (Top half of the draw) – 5pm – 9pm
Saturday Mens and Womens Semi Final – 5pm – 930pm
Sunday Grade A, Mens and Womens Final – 530pm – 8pm
Referee Workshop with Phil Rea – WSO Level 3 referee and Avon Head of Referees
Ideal for anyone with a reasonable knowledge of the game and wants help with officiating matches at club level. The workshop will use video extracts to aid discussion on typical scenarios experienced in matches.
Further still, the session will introduce the World Squash Officiating (WSO) platform and the fantastic resources available.
Entry to this workshop is free.