The 2013 PDC Q-School will take place on the 17th to the 20th January 2013 (Thur-Sun) at Robin Park Arena, Sports and Tennis Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan, WN5 0UH, United Kingdom
The entry fee is £200. The 3rd PDC Q-School follows the success of the 2011 and 2012 events will feature a daily event in which the top four players (Semi-Finalists) will gain automatic PDC Tour Cards.
All players will win points for games and legs won each day and if automatic Tour Cards are not gained the points will determine a players place on the Q-School Order of Merit Table (QSOoM). The events will start at 12 noon on all days with an 11am registration prior to the draw.
You must register each day before 11am. Players who qualify will win a place on the PDC Pro-Tour for two years and will be able to compete on the PDC circuit worth over £5 Million in prize money. In previous Q-Schools, Tour Cards were awarded to John Henderson, Dave Chisnall, Dean Winstanley and Tony West who have all made great impacts on the PDC Pro-Tour with Chisnall already placed in the top 16.
The PDC Q-School gives any player the opportunity to test their skills against fellow players over its four day period.
With the semi-finalists of each day (to Confirm) gaining automatic Tour Cards (16) for two years and all remaining players without automatic Tour Cards gaining places on the QSOoM.
After allocation, any remaining two year Tour Card places will go to players on the QSOoM in order of ranking, all remaining players on the Q-School Order of Merit Table will remain as Associate Members of the PDPA for the remainder of the year, and will be eligible to:
*Play in all 8 UK Open qualifying events
*Play in any Non-UK Players Championship
*Play in any of the 7 European Darts Tour qualifying events (EDT ‘Q’)
*Play in the PDPA World Championship qualifier
*Register for entry to UK Players Championships before the entry deadline and will be informed by the PDC after the deadline if there are places available on a pro rata basis. If your entry is not accepted, a refund will be given.
For more information on the PDC Q-School click on the ‘Q-School Logo’ on the homepage or go to ‘The PDPA’ drop down menu ‘PDPA Membership & Q-School 2013‘ Tab