chinook winds tourney logoThe Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, Oregon is adding $17,000 to the 10-Ball Open event scheduled to take place October 9-11.

The Western BCA Pool Players Association, producers of the tournament, said “$12,000 will be added to the Men’s division with guaranteed $10,000 for 1st place based on 96 entries.  $5,000 will be added to the Women’s division based on 48 entries and $4,000 for 1st place.

“Entry fee is $150 plus a $25 green fee ($175).  It will be a race to 7 for Men’s division and race to 5 for Women’s division, double elimination, BCAPL rules and alternating breaks. The Tournament will start immediately after the Calcutta (cash only) on Friday at 4PM and a brief player’s meeting.  Finals will be on Sunday evening.

“A Warm up 9-ball tournament for all players will commence on Thursday, October 8 at 6PM, $25 entry plus a $5 green fee ($30).  Men’s/Open will race to 4, double elimination.  Women’s division will be a race to 3.  $1,000 will be added to Men’s/Open based on 64 open entries and $500 on 32 for women’s entries. As always, sportsmanship is mandatory.  Races are subject to change.

“Tournaments will be played on 7 foot Diamond bar tables with Cyclop balls provided by Bad Boys Billiards Productions. ‘Fast’ Lenny Marshall of ‘On The Rail’ will provide high definition, quality streaming with many videos to view.

“Co-tournament directors are Andrew Monstis and Mike Jensen with Western BCA staff helping out.  Certified referees will be in attendance.

“They say it’s better at the beach and they are right!  Chinook Winds Casino Resort is a full service facility and an exceptional venue for large, quality pool tournaments that can’t be found anywhere else. The Chinooks Winds Open 10-Ball Tournament precedes Western BCA’s regional 9-Ball Championships which begin Monday, October 12.”

The Chinook Winds Open is made possible in part by a grant from Lincoln City Visitor Bureau  (CLICK HERE ), as well as contributions from Chinook Winds Casino Resort  (CLICK HERE ), Anheuser Busch and Western BCA.

For Entry Forms and further entry information CLICK HERE

$17,000 Added – Chinook Winds Open 10-Ball – October 9-11th, 2015