Timings for Welsh regional

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by Pastit, Dec 11, 2006.

  1. Pastit

    Pastit Member

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    Can anyone remember the approximate timings for the start and end of the championship section at the Brangwyn earlier this year. We're trying to judge things for next year. I appreciate it depends very much on the 4th section entry but we're just trying to get a feel for it.
     
  2. matthetimp

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    start bout 1.30pm normally but i think it was 2.15 this year due to technical problems with the lighting.
     
  3. Dave_the_Flugel

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    I'm pretty sure it's earlier than that (possibly around 10am) purely because after the 4th section you've also got the championship. So say an average of 4 bands per hour in 4th section and i think there were approx. 16/18bands this year would mean championship section starting at around 7pm (which I don't think has happened previously).
    We were first on last year and with the lighting problems started at around 10.45 - 11ish. I would generally say aim for a draw time of around 9am.
    Hope this helps
     
  4. matthetimp

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    The fourth section (normally) starts at 10am but the CHAMPIONSHIP starts later normally bout 2.
     
  5. matthetimp

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    So how do you work this out? Start at 10am, 4 bands an hour cos the test piece is about 12 mins. 8 bands in 2 hours, 16 bands in 4. 5 hours including results and the championship should start at 2(ish)! How did you get to 7pm?! Insteresting:sup
     
  6. Dave_the_Flugel

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    Next time I will read the message properly - I thought pastit was asking for the start time of 4th section :oops:, and thought you were putting start times for 4th section which as you can see were way off what I thought, probably because you were putting the correct start time details for championship section :redface: . Didn't quite see the need for the sarcasm but hey ho! :clap:
     
  7. matthetimp

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    sorry bout the sarcasm. but i did find what you put funny.
     
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