Our popular fantasy football game for Groundsmen, Greenkeepers, Pitchcare community and customers is back, with £1000 prize money up for grabs.
Pitchcare would like to express our gratitude to sponsors Ransomes Jacobsen, the supplier of premium turf equipment, utility vehicles, golf cars and tractors for stumping up this year's prize fund.
Entry is FREE OF CHARGE to all members, customers, and staff of Pitchcare, Maxwell Amenity and Ransomes Jacobsen. Prize money is available to the top 15 players!
Last season, Richard Ponsford, Greenkeeper at Henbury Golf Club, topped the table to win £300 and ensured the prestigious accolade (and prize money) ended up at Henbury GC for a second year running.
Enter by registering your details online with Pitchcare, we will then send you the special link to the Fantasy Premier League Game, Pitchcare & Ransomes Jacobsen 2013\ 2014 League.
The game rules are simple:
Player points are allocated and the league is managed independently by the Official Fantasy Game of the Premier League.
Prize money is up for grabs to the top 15 finishers, we have also increased the prize pot to the best finishing team of turf professionals from one organisation or sports club to £150 - last year's team prize was won for the third year running by the Greenkeeping team at Henbury Golf Club).
You will have to out-score participating Pitchcare and Ransomes Jacobsen staff to win the money, with plenty of friendly banter throughout the course of the season.
Prize Money Breakdown :
• 1st place £300
• 2nd place £150
• 3rd place £100
• 4th place £50
• 5th place £40
• 6th place £30
• 7th place £25
• 8th place £20
• 9th place £20
• 10th place £20
• 11th place £20
• 12th place £20
• 13th place £20
• 14th place £20
• 15th place £15
£150 Team Bonus Prize
The £150 bonus prize is available to the team of Groundsmen or Greenkeepers that accumulate the most average points over the course of the season.
To win however, you will have to beat the top 3 scoring staff from Pitchcare or Ransomes Jacobsen teams.
This will be calculated by averaging the points of the 3 best scoring fantasy league entrants from one sports club or organisation against the top 3 Pitchcare or Ransomes Jacobsen entrants.
Register your details online with Pitchcare and we will email you a special link to the Fantasy Premier League Game where you can pick your team and enter automatically into our new Pitchcare & Ransomes Jacobsen 2013\ 2014 League. (you can transfer players in your team as much as you want before the start of the season).
Competition Terms and Conditions
Entry not open to industry associated trade employees.
1. The entry form must be completed before 11.00 am on 17th August 2013 in order to be eligible for full season of game points.
2. Prizes are as stated above
3. Prize winners will be notified by email. All prize winners will be listed on the competition website accessed via www.pitchcare.com.
4. Game rules as per http://fantasy.premierleague.com
5. Entry open to Pitchcare, Maxwell Amenity and Ransomes Jacobsen members, customers and staff. All entrants must be able to demonstrate study, employment related to the turf industry or proof of purchase of goods from Pitchcare.com or Ransomes Jacobsen upon request.
6. Entrants must reside in the UK
7. All winners shall give their consent for their name and photograph to be published for publicity purposes in any media.
8. By entering the competition, participants consent to their data being used for marketing purposes by Maxwell Amenity.
9. By entering the competition, each applicant warrants that all the information submitted by him/her in his/her application is true and agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.
10. Pitchcare reserves the right to disqualify an applicant if it has reasonable grounds to believe the applicant has breached any of these terms and conditions.
11. In the event of a dispute, the joint decision of Pitchcare.com and Ransomes Jacobsen will be final.