Waterford Scrabble Tournament - Woodlands Hotel

Waterford Scrabble Tournament 2020

The Waterford Scrabble Tournament is scheduled to go ahead on 26th & 27th September in the Woodlands Hotel & Leisure Centre.


We are only accepting online payments for this event.

Please select the number of entries you wish to pay, and then click Pay Now.

After payment, please email events@irishscrabble.org giving the name(s) of attendee(s) for whom you have paid.

Number of Entries:

There will be several restrictions and safety measures in place – some still to be decided – but all players are asked to respect the following measures:

  • event only open to residents on the island of Ireland (no overseas attendees)
  • no attendees who have been overseas in the 14 days leading up to the event
  • all players to wash / sanitise bags, tiles and boards before the event
  • all players to sign a declaration that they are symptom-free, have not been in close contact with any known or suspected cases of covid-19, and have not been overseas in the previous 14 days
  • hand sanitiser on every table, to be used at the start and end of every game
  • tea & coffee dispensed by one designated person
  • individually wrapped bars / biscuits at tea break
  • payment online before the event
  • results sent by text at the end of each game, rather than handed in on paper
  • pairings and standings online and / or projected onto a wall, to reduce people congregating


Registration 9:15am to 9:45am on Saturday, first game 10am sharp. Note – registration closes 15 minutes before first game. Event finishes 5.15pm on Sunday.

To register please email events@irishscrabble.org or phone / text Jennie Frizelle on +353 (0)87 6868410. See full details here.

The hotel has a range of B&B rates for single / double / twin rooms, with or without dinner. Please contact the hotel directly to book, stating that you are attending the tournament.