highest darts scorein a period of one hour
to raise money for charity.
50% will be donated to Seesaw and other charities
supported by Rotary and 50% to a charity or voluntary organisation chosen by
the participating team.
The Charity Championship Prize for the team, organisation or group
obtaining and collecting the largest sum
of money for charity by sponsorship.
The Darts Marathon Championship Prize for the team, organisation or
group scoring the highest number of
points in a one hour period.
In both cases the prizes
will only be awarded if the team is sponsored and collects a minimum of £100.
1. Each team will consist of six players. Each team may
choose its venue and time that its attempt is to commence. The Rotary Club can provide details of pubs,
with dartboards, willing to host this event.
2. The team will throw their darts for a period of one hour and be allowed a break of not
more than five minutes during their
Trebles will count as singles, but doubles will still count as doubles.
of the team will be allowed to touch the dartboard or darts.
of the team must throw from the regulation
distances of 7ft 9.25ins (men), 7ft 6ins (ladies). These measurements are
taken from the face of the dartboard.
the team may only throw three darts (one at a time) and the team must throw in strict rotation.
After each member
of the team has thrown, the dartboard must be cleared by the thrower before the
next member throws. If the supervising Rotarian considers that the dart(s) were thrown dangerously by a team member
(e.g. a team member was in the vicinity
of the dartboard) any score achieved by the person throwing the dart(s) will
not be allowed. REMEMBER THAT SAFETY IS
the Rotary Club of Thame (or their nominees) will be in attendance at the
attempt and will record the scores.
There will be
two prizes of £100 each.
are encouraged to fundraise online. Start your fundraising page on https://mydonate.bt.com/events/thamerotarydarts2018
. However, sponsor forms will be made
All Sponsor Forms are to be handed to the supervising Rotarian prior to the start of the
attempt, and will be totalled. As soon as the score has been totalled, the
sponsor forms will be signed by the supervising Rotarian and returned to the
Landlord or team captain, who will then arrange to collect the sponsorship
monies. When teams elect to support their chosen charities, at least 50% of the
sponsorship monies collected must be donated to charities nominated by the
Rotary Club of Thame.
Cash collections on the evening will be added to the total of the sponsorship monies
obtained. If there is more than one team throwing on the same evening the cash
collection will be divided equally between the teams. All attempts must be
completed by Monday, 30th
April 2018 or a date agreed by the Rotary Club of Thame
sponsorship monies should be collected and handed in to the supervising
Rotarian before Friday, 25th
results and prize winners will be announced when all of the scores have been
checked and all of the sponsorship monies have been handed to the Rotary Club
of Thame. Contributions by individual teams to specific charities will be
Members of the team and spectators will take part at
their own risk. All participants must
be satisfied that public liability risks are covered by their own household
16. In the case of any dispute concerning the competition,
the decision of the organisers will be final and binding on all parties