2017 Newcastle Darts Open excites the North East!


There was a HUGE darts event unveiled for the North-East region as the biggest darting event the area has ever seen as the 2017 Newcastle Darts open was confirmed this afternoon.

One Sign and Digital Newcastle Darts Open 2017


Relentless Promotions and North East Darts have today announced a major new darts open to take place in Newcastle this coming December.

The One Sign and Digital Newcastle Darts Open will take place at the City’s Turbine Hall inside of the Castlegate on Saturday 2nd December 2017, and will boast a bumper prize fund of £4,500, with £2,000 going to the winner!

Relentless Promotions Managing Director, Danny Cox:

“After many weeks of planning we are absolutely delighted to be partnering with North East Darts and to be bringing such a prestigious event to the area. “

” We are also delighted to unveil, One Sign and Digital as our headline sponsors for the event this coming December. It is testament to the magnitude of the event we are able to attract such a sponsor, their very first involvement with darts. A big thank you to their MD, Chris Timmins.”

Scott Hunt, Director of North East Darts:

“The North East Darts scene is very competitive and boasts a number of very talented players. There has been no ‘big’ open competition in the area for many years and we are sure this event will be met with great enthusiasm from not only North East players but also players from our surrounding Counties. We are sure we will be welcoming some recognisable names to Newcastle later this year”.

Full details of the event along with terms and conditions will be released at 1PM on Monday 22nd May via www.northeastdarts.com , a brief overview of the event can be found below.

One Sign and Digital Newcastle Darts Open 2017

Entry £20 available online only via www.northeastdarts.com from 1PM on Monday 22nd May.
Event date – Saturday, 2nd December, 2017.
Event venue – Turbine Hall, The Castlegate, Melbourne Street Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 2JQ

Full Players brief electronically mailed to entrants once entered.

Format – 501, Best of 7 legs. Semi’s and Final, Best of 9 legs.
Semi Finals and Grand Final to be played on main stage!

*Capped at 256 players*

Prize Fund –

Winner – £2,000 plus Newcastle Darts Open Trophy
Runner-up – £750 plus Newcastle Darts Open Runner-up Trophy
3/4 – £250 each
5/8 – £125 each
9/16 – £50 each
17/32 – £25 each

Total Guaranteed Prize Fund – £4,550

For any further tournament information please contact info@northeastdarts.com.

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