Boccia England

The BE Cup Finals 2019

When

FridaySunday
Where
English Institute of Sport-Sheffield
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The BE Cup Finals returns to Sheffield! Showcasing the best players across BC1, BC2, BC3, BC4 and now BC5! Who will take the titles?

Times

Friday
17:30 20:30 Registration and equipment checks
18:00 21:00 Classification

FAQs

Rules and guidelines

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How do I enter?

This competition is invite only. Players qualify through the 3 BE Cup competitions and Heathcoat Cup Finals. Players that have qualified will be contacted by Boccia England.

Will a schedule of matches be available before the competition?

A provisional schedule will be available Friday 3rd May and the confirmed schedule will be published once all players have registered on Friday evening.

A full player list is available here

How are players seeded?

Boccia Englands Ranking System procedure can be found here)

We are in the process of updating ranking lists ahead of the finals, we will inform you when they are available.

What time is registration?

Registration will be Friday evening between 5:30pm and 8:30pm which is also when your equipment will be checked.

Where will equipment checks take place?

Equipment Checks will take place at EIS-Sheffield for Boccia Balls, Assistive Devices (ramps and head pointers etc) and wheelchairs. This is to ensure that all players are using equipment that meets the required guidelines as stated in the latest edition of the BISFed rules. All equipment must be checked before the competition starts.

Please also be aware that equipment is subject to random checks at any time during the competition at the discretion of the Head Referee. If equipment fails the random checks the player will be issued with a warning.

N.B. Our team of referees endeavour to complete checks as quickly as possible but if you arrive early you may experience a bit of a wait. Between 5:30pm and 6:30pm we experience high levels of players for equipment checks. We recommend you attend after 6:30pm to avoid the queues!

Will national classification be taking place?

Yes, classification will take place on Friday evening. You will be informed if you require classification and given a time slot.

Can I store my equipment somewhere overnight?

Yes, there will be a room provided for players to store equipment.

Can I practice before my matches?

Practice courts will be available Friday evening, times to be confirmed.

Will there be a call up room?

Yes the full call room procedure will be followed, opening 15 minutes and closing 30 minutes before your scheduled match time.

What if I have any problems at the competition?

If you need to contact us on the weekend of the competition please do so using the following number, 07824 317993.

Can I buy lunch and refreshments on the day?

There is a cafe onsite that will be open 9am – 6pm.

How accessible is the venue?

There are disabled parking bays in the sport facility car park.

How can I travel to the venue?

Details of the venue location can be found at the top of this page. The nearest train station is Meadowhall station