2017-2018 Programme

CompetitionDayInclusive DatesNo MatchDirectorsVictor LudorumSessions
Summer Open PairsMonday

May 15th, 2017

September 4th, 2017


Various

Yes17
Summer Daytime PairsMonday

May 15th, 2017

September 4th, 2017


Various

No17
Summer Simple SystemsThursday

May 18th, 2017

September 7th, 2017

June 15th, 2017

Various

No15
Handicap PairsFriday

May 19th, 2017

September 15th, 2017


Various

No18
Autumn Daytime PairsMonday

September 11th, 2017

January 8th, 2018

December 25th, 2017

Various

No17
Positional PairsMonday

September 11th, 2017

January 8th, 2018

December 25th, 2017

Various

Yes17
Autumn Simple SystemsThursday

September 14th, 2017

January 4th, 2018

September 14th, 2017

Various

No16
Mixed PairsFriday

September 22nd, 2017

January 12th, 2018


Various

Yes17
New Year Simple SystemsThursday

January 11th, 2018

May 10th, 2018

February 8th, 2018

March 8th, 2018

May 10th, 2017

Various

No15
Ladies-Mens PairsMonday

January 15th, 2018

May 7th, 2018


Various

Yes17
New Year Daytime PairsMonday

January 15th, 2018

May 7th, 2018


Various

No17
Winter Open PairsFriday

January 19th, 2018

May 11th, 2018


David Lewis

Yes17

A minimum of half of all matches in the competition are required to qualify for the Monday, Wednesday and Friday competitions. The best 10 matches count toward the final average.

Points are awarded to the top six pairs in each of the Victor Ludorum competitions. Only one event with the same partner will count towards the final points total.

The Overall Pairs Trophy will be awarded to the pair with the highest average in any of the Open Pairs competitions.

The Individual Trophy will be awarded to the player with the highest average of the best 10 scores with different partners. Only the first match played with each partner will count. Butler Pairs, New Year Butler Pairs and Thursdays do not count.

The Pat Wilson Trophy will be awarded to the pair with the highest average, after handicap, in any of the Simple Systems events