Three Players Championship events from Barnsley, the third replacing the previously scheduled ET Qualifiers.
PDC event brief:
Please make sure you read and fully understand the event brief which will be sent out to all players prior to the event, and will give full and final details of what you ned to do.
Daily Registration (All 3 days):
08.30 - Doors Open
08.30/11.00 - Registration
11.00 Registration closes, if you have not registered by this time you will not be in draw.
12.00 - Event starts
There will be no testing at this event: However, UK based players are reminded - You must do your own test before travelling to Barnsley, so do a 'Lateral Flow Covid-19 Test' before attending the event. Bring the cartridge with you to the registration desk with your result. (Write your name on the back)
Only DRA Registered Managers and bona-fide employees only.
Unfortunately there will be no shuttle at this event, please do not use public transport i.e. Bus, Train etc Only private hire taxis are appropriate.
Non UK Based Players:
The PDC will provide you with a quarantine exemption letter, which will be personalised to you, if you have not received this and you are due to start your travel please contact Hayley Upward at the PDC email@example.com this letter explains the health protocols and that your quarantine will be at the elite sports event, and/or your hotel until returning home.
Fill in your passenger locator form with your hotel, players who need to do A day 2 test (Tuesday) as part of entry requirements to the UK, can also use this for their 'Fit to Fly test to return home. Players who are returning to The Netherlands, are required to have a PCR test of no more than 24 hours prior to boarding, so you may need 2 tests while in the UK (Unless driving)
Return Home Testing:
NOTE: There is no where noted in the immediate Barnsley area, your choices are Manchester Airport, Luton Airport etc Closest place to travel to or easy by the train is Sheffield (30 mins) approx cost £4.80 one way.
Al players please be fully aware of what you need to do to enter the UK and return home, all players have different requirements, please make sure you book anything before you travel.
Antigen & PCR Tests in Sheffield:
Fit to Fly Tests: UKAS has two based in Sheffield which are easily accessible from Barnsley via the train or car. They have same day or next day Pre-Departure PCR test and Pre-Departure Antigen Tests. See Below
908 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S11 8TR Tel: 0114 2682140
16 Potter Hill Lane, High Green, Sheffield, S35 4JF Tel: 07791 667422
Corona Home Antigen Tests: (Germany)
Click Here You can order this test to be delivered to your hotel by next day DPD delivery, so you can order on Sunday or even Monday. When you receive the test, do the test take a photo of the result and register online.
Your test result is reviewed within 3 hours of registering your test, and you'll receive your doctor-signed results certificate.
Other centres close to Barnsley:
Official PDPA Hotel in Barnsley 2021
Holiday Inn (4*) M1 Junction 37: Barnsley Road, Dodworth, South Yorkshire, Barnsley S75 3JT This hotel is a short drive to the venue (5-10 Mins) and can be refunded up to the day of arrival.
Important Notice: Due to the current pandemic climate, the PDPA recommend that all players book hotels on a refundable rate, if not you may not be able to request a refund if things change. Our official hotel offers cancellations up to the day of arrival as below on single booking trips.
You are available to book any hotels which are available subject to their own social distancing and health & safety rules.
PDPA Corporate Rate:
* FREE Ballantyne Leisure Facilities
* FREE WiFi
* FREE Parking
* FREE Breakfast
* CANCEL up to the day on single bookings.
Link to hotel website for info CLICK HERE
Friday – Sunday £55 Single + £10 for extra guest i.e. double/twin
Monday – Thursday £64 Single + £10 for extra guest i.e. double/twin
You will be required to leave a debit or credit card number (and expiry date) to secure the room in the system. However, please note that ‘No Charge’ will be taken from the card. If you need to cancel please contact the hotel prior to estimated arrival not after.
Travel to the BARNSLEY:
Barnsley Metrodome, Queens Ground, Queens Rd, Barnsley S71 1AN
For driving directions CLICK HERE and add your starting point
Barnsley train station is a short walk to the venue (3-4 Minutes)
There is ample parking at the Metrodome and please use the PDC dedicated back car parks, remember the entrance to the darts venue is at the back of the arena, do not use the front entrance.
The nearest major airport is Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield (DSA / EGCN). This airport has international flights from Sheffield, United Kingdom and is 25 miles from the centre of Barnsley, United Kingdom.
Another major airport is Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBA / EGNM), which has international and domestic flights from Leeds, United Kingdom and is 34 miles from Barnsley, United Kingdom.
Manchester Airport (MAN / EGCC) has international and domestic flights from Manchester, United Kingdom and is 43 miles from Barnsley, United Kingdom. Humberside Airport (HUY / EGNJ) has international and domestic flights from Kingston Upon Hull, United Kingdom and is 66 miles from Barnsley, United Kingdom.
For All Flights:
The PDPA Official Travel Partner ‘Travel Counsellors’ are here to help all of our members travel requirements in 2018, Tina Tomlinson at Travel Counsellors is here to give you travel advice, help and a fully professional service.
For your overall security and safety, please use the official PDPA travel partner ‘Travel Counsellors’ if you choose to go your own way, we do not have any further help we can give to you, for changes, shuttles or an early return in case of emergency or early exit from an event.
24/7 service, Expert advice and seamless service, Online flight check-in, Last minute changes and bookings.
To register for this service send the following CLICK HERE Full Name (as written on passport), Contact number, Email address, Date of birth, Address, Passport number, Passport issue date, Passport expiry date, Country of issue, Nationality, Nearest departure airport/s