Players who make the DNS Provincial team in any given year and attend Nationals as part of Team Nova Scotia will be given a bye directly into the Provincial Championships the following year. They will not be required to play in Regional Playoffs if they meet the conditions stated below. They will be seeded in the draw based on their Provincial standing fom the previous year.
To receive the bye team members must meet the following conditions:
a. Eligible players must contact the Provincial Director and state their intention to skip Regionals NLT 01 January of the current playing year.
b. Players must pay regional entry fee at or before Regionals.
c. Players must purchase NDFC membership at or before Regionals.
d. Players must sell $100 worth of tickets and turn them in at Provincials
If eligible players do not meet the above conditions or elect to play in Regionals, their seeding will be based on their results in Regionals.