The best 10 results obtained by a player will be used to determine the overall ranking (instead of taking into account all their results)
The Awards and Prizes for the Autumn Festival 2017 are as follows:
1. The main prize for the Autumn Pairs is offered by the President of the World Bridge League, Mr Gianarrigo Rona
The prize for the overall winner and a partner of her choice will be free entry to the 2018 Women’s Pairs Championship to be held in Orlando, Florida during the World Bridge Series, which starts on 22nd September with the Women's Pairs starting on Wednesday 26th September. More information about the World Bridge Series can be found by clicking here. Accommodation in a double room will also be offered to the winner & her partner for the duration of the Women’s Pairs event.*
The same prize will also be offered for the 2018 Women’s Spring Online Festival.
2. BBO Awards
A) Lucky draws and fun prizes.
|B) Final ranking awards: $160||C) Tournament awards (fixed prizes, not field-size based)|
|BB$ prizes will be also be assigned in EVERY TOURNAMENT from the first to the very last:|
|1st place: BB$ 50||Pairs (if human+robot, human wins full prize):|
|2nd place: BB$ 30||1st place: BB$ 6|
|3rd place: BB$ 20||2nd place: BB$ 4|
|4th & 5th place: BB$ 10||3rd place: BB$ 2|
|6th to 10th: BB$ 5|
|11th to 15th: BB$ 3||Individuals|
|1st place: BB$ 3|
|2nd place: BB$ 2|
|3rd place: BB$ 1|
3. WBF Online Master Points
Please note that only registered members of a National Bridge Federation are eligible to received WBF Online Master Points. The winners will be contacted after the Festival as additional information will be needed to award the Points.
The Points will be awarded in accordance with the following scale:
4. BBO Master Points will be awarded based on the size of the field.
Certificates will be awarded to the overall winners, runners up and 3rd place, so 9 in total. In addition to the certificates (which will be available on the page "Certificates" of this website), the overall winners may submit their photographs by email and these will be published on this website.
*Please note that this prize is not transferrable, nor is there any cash alternative.
In the event of a tie for first place the player earning the most BBO masterpoints during the Festival in question will be considered the winner; should this still result in a tie, the BBO staff will have a draw to decide the winner.