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COMMISSIONER
 
Joanne Bostrom
Commissioner since 2012
 
 
Competition Dates: Friday, July 20 (scotch doubles); Saturday, July 21 (singles) & Sunday, July 22 (finals)
 
Competition Site: Antique Billiard Museum, 3628 Citadel Dr. N., Colorado Springs
 
PARTICIPANT ENTRY FEES AND DEADLINES
 
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR BILLIARDS; DAY OF REGISTRATION AVAILABLE ON-SITE
 
Online Registration Deadline (July 18):
Fee: $20 Singles; Scotch Doubles $10 per person (each must register separately)
Day of Registration (On-Site): 
Fee: $20 Singles; Scotch Doubles $10 per person (each must register separately)
 
Military Support Program:  
The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games at a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program.
 
COMPETITION FORMAT DETAILS
 
Divisions
Boys/Girls Juniors (17 & Under)
Women’s Open Singles (49 & Under)
Men's Open Singles (49 & Under)
Women's Senior Singles (50+)
Men's Senior Singles (50+)
Scotch Doubles (Jack and Jill)

 Note: Age determination date in all divisions is July 20, 2018.  
 
General Information:
Open to amateurs only. Singles competition in six divisions: Juniors (all juniors divisions are determined by age and are limited to the first 16 entries.); Open Men (limited to the first 32 entries); Open Women (limited to the first 32 entries); Senior Men (limited to the first 32 entries); and Senior Women (limited to the first 16 entries). For the Scotch Doubles Mixed, each partner must register separately, this is limited to the first 16 team entries.
 
Competition Rules and Format:
Billiards Congress of America rules will govern the tournament (www.bca-pool.com). Races to 5 (Men's Divisions); Races to 4 (Women's/Junior's Divisions); Scotch Doubles can be composed of any male/female - Races to 4/3; flip for opening break, alternating break. Competition on 3 ½ by 7 foot tables. Individuals may enter only one singles division. 
 
**NEW** A consolation bracket will be played on Sunday as a single elimination "second chance tournament" for Scotch Doubles, Men's Open, Women's Open, and Men's Senior divisions. All non-medal winners are eligible. Awards will be given to the overall winner in each division.
 
All times of matches are subject to change based on number of entries. Finals of all events will be played on Sunday unless registrations allow for an early finish. Please make your travel plans accordingly. Coaching will not be permitted in any division. All divisions, including Open Women and Senior Women, may be combined or cancelled at Commissioner's discretion based on final registrations.
 
Dress Code: 
Men and women may wear polo/golf-style or button-down-style shirts with a conventional fold-over collar. Men may also wear dress shirts with Henley collars or tuxedo shirts with appropriate formal necktie. Women may wear dress blouses. Presentable t-shirts will be allowed. 
 
Men must wear dress shorts or long pants, either dress pants or neat, clean, casual pants including jeans. Women may wear dress pants, capri-style pants or neat, clean, casual pants including jeans. Women may also wear culottes, skirts or dresses of conservative length.  No revealing clothing will be allowed.  
 
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Men and women must wear neat, clean, shoes at all times, sandals are allowed. Caps worn the proper way are allowed.
 
*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy. Click here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.
 
COMPETITION SCHEDULE (Tentative)
 
Friday, July 21
5:00-6:00 p.m. - Registration for Scotch Doubles
6:00 p.m. - Scotch Doubles Tournament

Saturday, July 22
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. - Singles Registration
10:00 a.m. - Open & Senior Singles
12:00 p.m. - Junior Singles
 
Sunday, July 23**
10:00 a.m. - Open & Senior Singles Finals
10:00 a.m. - Scotch Doubles Finals
11:30 a.m. - Singles & Scotch Doubles Second Chance Tournament
 
**Sunday competition is dependent on speed of play on Saturday and overall registrations.