8th UK Open
January 2nd-6th, 2015


The 8th UK Open arrives early in 2015, starting on Friday the 2nd of January with the 3 day, 30 game prestigeous Main Event. 2015 sees a projected prize fund of £9,600 - the biggest in the UK. Running alongside the Open Division there are up to four double round robin divisions of 16 players each featuring a first prize of £700 and a total prize fund of around £1,600. Trophies for the top three places in all divisions. With plenty of substantial rating prizes there is lots to play for

Following on from the Main Event is the Final Fling on Monday and Tuesday. Double round robin over 18 games, with a prize fund of about £100 in each division and trophies for the top two places.

The whole event takes place in the Quality Hotel, Coventry. The venue is ideally situated with motorway links with the M1, M6 and M42 and just 12 miles from Birmingham International Airport. All bedrooms are en-suite with hairdryer, tea/coffee, free WiFi and plenty of free parking.

The UK Open Main Event is £285 to enter for a single person in a twin/double room and includes two nights bed and breakfast, dinner on Friday and Saturday. The UK Open Final Fling only £130 to enter for a single person in a twin/double room and includes one night bed and breakfast and dinner on Monday.

Entry fee also includes tea and coffee during breaks. A vegetarion option is always available at mealtimes. Light lunch options are available for only £3.50.

Previous UK Open Winners
2008Nigel Richards
2009Helen Gipson
2010Nigel Richards
2011Nigel Richards
2012Nigel Richards
2013Nigel Richards
2014Nigel Richards

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