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BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby ChrisW » Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:53 pm

This weekend in Wolverhampton:

The prize money on offer for this weekend across all events is £5,600 and each event has a £10 entry fee all entries need to be done via the website http://www.bdoentry.com Every event has a £1000.00 prize fund except the 18-25 Ladies which carries a £600 prize fund.

Entries: Deadline Midnight on Wednesday 18th July 2018
Challenge Tour 1 http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... Tour-1.pdf (35)
Challenge Tour 2 http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... Tour-2.pdf (34)
Men's 18-25 Singles http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... -18-25.pdf (41)
Ladies 18-25 Singles http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... -18-25.pdf (8)
Mixed 18-25 http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... -18-25.pdf (44)
Mixed U20 http://bdodarts.com/images/bdo-content/ ... ed-U20.pdf (48)

8 Ladies entered for the 18-25 so far.
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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby 26scored » Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:06 pm

Wow.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Black Velvet » Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:39 pm

Excellent stuff.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby ChrisW » Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:48 pm

9 Ladies now.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Mr Orange » Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:52 pm

Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Skewball » Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:32 pm

Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby ChrisW » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:57 pm

Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Anyone?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Black Velvet » Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:09 pm

Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?

What part are you struggling with mate?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Mr Orange » Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:38 pm

Black Velvet wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?

What part are you struggling with mate?


Read the post. I'm not your mate either.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Black Velvet » Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:43 pm

Are you quite young mate?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby DavidOwen67 » Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:10 pm

Mr Orange wrote:
Black Velvet wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?

What part are you struggling with mate?


Read the post. I'm not your mate either.


Why have you stopped punctuating your sentences with dashes?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby devosteve » Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:51 pm

ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Anyone?


He meant to put pdc instead of b do.

Not sure about this event but when the pdc had an event described as a youth event that allowed folks u23/u25 to participate the bdo loyalists would mock that evenr/tour/title. But all seems quiet on the bdo front.
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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Addicks Fan » Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:59 pm

devosteve wrote:
ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Anyone?


He meant to put pdc instead of b do.

Not sure about this event but when the pdc had an event described as a youth event that allowed folks u23/u25 to participate the bdo loyalists would mock that evenr/tour/title. But all seems quiet on the bdo front.


Maybe something to do with the fact that it's a festival that includes many different events, many of which can be described as youth competitions. The blurb on the BDO describes each individual event, not once does it describe one of them as a 'Youth' event. It's an umbrella term that is the easiest way of describing this group of events. Quite different to the PDC example.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Mr Orange » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:09 pm

Addicks Fan wrote:
devosteve wrote:
ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Anyone?


He meant to put pdc instead of b do.

Not sure about this event but when the pdc had an event described as a youth event that allowed folks u23/u25 to participate the bdo loyalists would mock that evenr/tour/title. But all seems quiet on the bdo front.


Maybe something to do with the fact that it's a festival that includes many different events, many of which can be described as youth competitions. The blurb on the BDO describes each individual event, not once does it describe one of them as a 'Youth' event. It's an umbrella term that is the easiest way of describing this group of events. Quite different to the PDC example.


Umbrella term :DDD:

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Zeyes » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:18 pm

Addicks Fan wrote:Maybe something to do with the fact that it's a festival that includes many different events, many of which can be described as youth competitions. The blurb on the BDO describes each individual event, not once does it describe one of them as a 'Youth' event. It's an umbrella term that is the easiest way of describing this group of events. Quite different to the PDC example.

Having concurrent events that are half for players under 18 and half for players over 18 makes the whole thing more "youth" than having combined tournaments up to age 23? That's some interesting logic. I guess almost every BDO-ranked tournament weekend isn't far from being a youth festival then.

Edit: Actually, check that. Only two of the six events are actually U18, one is U20.

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Re: RE: Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Skewball » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:23 pm

Addicks Fan wrote:
devosteve wrote:
ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Anyone?


He meant to put pdc instead of b do.

Not sure about this event but when the pdc had an event described as a youth event that allowed folks u23/u25 to participate the bdo loyalists would mock that evenr/tour/title. But all seems quiet on the bdo front.


Maybe something to do with the fact that it's a festival that includes many different events, many of which can be described as youth competitions. The blurb on the BDO describes each individual event, not once does it describe one of them as a 'Youth' event. It's an umbrella term that is the easiest way of describing this group of events. Quite different to the PDC example.
Errr ok. Completely different. Yeah. Ok.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Zeyes » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:27 pm

By the way, my favourite for the men's 18-25 tournament is Adam Howard, if only because he's in the field twice.

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby ChrisW » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:33 pm

Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Still don't get this post?

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Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby ssjsa » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:39 pm

ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Still don't get this post?


Ffs Chris, Devo explained this 6 posts back.

It was a typo, he meant PDC. :banghead:
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Re: RE: Re: BDO Youth Festival of Darts 2018

Postby Skewball » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:41 pm

ChrisW wrote:
Skewball wrote:
Mr Orange wrote:Youth Festival? 18 to 25? How can this be?


God did the BDO used to get shit over their development tour being U23/U25 (or whatever it was). Shame those people are not still around to have a go at the BDO for doing it...........

Still don't get this post?
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