2023 Q-School (Event #5)

**URGENT VENUE UPDATE 1/28/2023***

Due to circumstances beyond their control, the Grand Rapids Dart League has had to make a last-minute venue change for Q-School and the Shoot the Rapids tournament. The new venue is:
DoubleTree Grand Rapids Airport
4747 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
The GRDL did set-up a block of rooms at the new hotel, but it is very limited and may not have rooms available. You may attempt to book your room by calling the hotel at 616-957-0100 or online at:
If you wish to keep your reservation at the Sheraton, they have communicated that they will run a shuttle to the DoubleTree, but there are no final details released as yet. There are also other hotels with availability convenient to the DoubleTree, although without a special room rate.
***If you wish to cancel your Q-School registration, you may do so for a refund by emailing info@champdarts.com no later than Noon, Eastern on Thursday, February 2nd.***

The Q-School event will be played at the new venue on the same schedule as originally announced. We apologize for any inconvenience this venue change may cause.

Your chance to earn a 2023 Tour card and compete at the highest level of darts in North America! Taking place at the Shoot the Rapids.

Cost & Registration

Registration runs 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Tournament Starts ~1:30 PM

$55 Entry Fee (If Paid in Advance)
$60 Entry Fee (Onsite)

Pre-Registration closes at Midnight Eastern Time on 01 February 2023.


  • Random Draw Bracket
  • Best-of-7 through the Quarterfinals. Semis and Final Best-of-9.
  • Straight In – Double Out 501 (SIDO)
  • Single Elimination
  • Cork first leg only (Alternate start Afterward) – CDC Cork Rule (must win start with a 25 or bullseye)
  • Non-winners chalk the next match (DartConnect)

Prize(s) Available:

A minimum of 8 players are required to hold the event. Prizes adjust based on the number of registrants:

  • Minimum 8 Entries: First Place – A 2023 CDC Tour Card with SIX 2022 CDC Event entries paid (1/2 Tour.)
  • Minimum 16 Entries: First Place – 2023 CDC Tour Card with TWELVE CDC Event entries paid (full Tour.) This prize in effect for all remaining entry levels.
  • Minimum 24 Entries – Second Place: A 2023 CDC Tour Card.
  • Minimum 32 Entries – Second Place: Tour Card with TWO Event entries paid. Top 4: A 2023 CDC Tour Card. Top 4 prize in effect for all remaining entry levels.
  • Minimum 40 Entries – Second Place: Tour Card with FOUR Event entries paid.
  • Minimum 48 Entries – Second Place: Tour Card with SIX Event entries paid.
  • Minimum 56 Entries – Second Place: Tour Card with EIGHT Event entries paid.
  • Minimum 64 Entries – Second Place: Tour Card with TWELVE entries paid.

Dress Code/Conduct

  • Dress code is at the discretion of the local tournament organizer EXCEPT: No headphones or earbuds are permitted and no lewd statements on clothing.)
  • No smoking and/or vaping in the darting area to include while chalking/playing/spectating
  • No beverages purchased outside of the venue allowed (or any beverage while chalking).
  • No alcohol permitted to be consumed during matches(water is the only beverage permitted during play). Alcohol may be consumed when not playing or marking.

**Ineligible Players**

  • Any North American player that currently HAS a 2023 CDC tour Card according to the list published by the CDC
  • Other deemed by CDC management at the time of play.
  • Any player not permitted to play in the host tournament by order of its Tournament Directors.

NOTE: While any player from North America can participate in CDC Q-Schools, onsite qualifiers, and Tour events (if properly qualified), only players from the United States and Canada are eligible to compete for available PDC World Cup and World Championship berths.


Feb 03 2023


1:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Shoot the Rapids
4747 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512
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