- Round 1 of the tournament will be played in a Round Robin Format.
- Singles (Men’s & Ladies) 1 game to 15 aces (No Setting).
- Doubles 1 game to either 15 or 21 aces depending on number of entries (No Setting).
- There will be seeding in each pool.
- The winners and runners-up will be decided by the number of games won, if two pairs are equal then the winner of the game between them. If no winner, or three way tie, then the player(s) with the most points win.
- The Finals will be held on 8 March 2017 at Holmes Capel Leisure Centre, 19:30 start time: Men’s Singles & All Doubles - best of 3 games to 15 aces, Ladies Singles - best of 3 games to 11 aces( with setting).