League Competition terminates on 2nd Saturday in September.Two triples
from each club play two triples of the other clubs in the Association.
Two points are awarded for a win and one point for a draw on each of the two triples played. One extra bonus point is to be awarded for an overall win.In th event of a tie the
the bonus point is halved.
To be awarded the bonus point for the overall shots win, a team must field the full Quota of 6 players.
A team shall be allowed to field a team without a full Quota of players no more than four times throughout the league season, this includes the conceding of matches for any reason , if a team contravenes this rule, they will be withdrawn from the league for the remainder of that season.
In the event of a tie-on points at the head of the table, the Club with the better shots average shall be the winners This rule will apply to all positions in the table.
Fixtures will be arranged by the second week in February.
(a) By mutual consent league games may commence at 5.30p.m. in May, then fixed times of 6 p.m. from 1st
June to 31st July and 5.30p.m. from 1st August.
Games may be played at an earlier time by mutual consent.
In the event of a Club arriving 30 minutes after the starting time, the Home Club – if all players are assembled – will take 4 points and ten shots
A club unable to field two triples shall play one triple and their opponents
are awarded two points and five shots for the non-playing triple.
In the event of one club only putting forward one team instead of two, the club with two teams make out two cards and the one with one team make out their card and a blank one.
these cards should then be placed face down and selected by an independent body.
(c) Rink score cards shall not be numbered
before the visiting Captain is asked to draw for rinks to be played on for this
once dates have been arranged by the
league secretary a club shall not cancel any game unless circumstances
day) are unavoidable i.e. bad weather or unless permitted
to do so by the
league secretary (i.e. set date county competitions leaving a club
The league secretary must be notified of any/all prior intended cancellations at least 24 hours before the fixture in question, failure to comply will result in the club cancelling the fixture forfeiting the points for that match. After being granted permission to cancel a fixture by the league secretary the club cancelling the fixture must also inform their opposition again at least 24 hours before the match in question.
(f) Should any club fail to receive such notice of cancellation this club should inform the League Secretary immediately and the Committee will decide the allocation of the points.(g) In the event of it being impossible to complete a match due to adverse conditions and by mutual agreement of the captains or by direction of the green keeper.
The following rule shall
apply to the league competition.If an average of 12 ends
have been played across the rinks the game shall be deemed to have been
and the points awarded accordingly.
date on the same rink and with the same players where practicable.