GENERAL CANASTA RULES FOR ALL GAMES

TIMER FOR MISSING PLAYERS : 5 MINUTES IF PLAYER IS IN ROOM AT START OF GAME
10 IF BOOTED AFTER START OF GAME

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED TABLE SETTINGS FOR SINGLES ARE :
CUT GAMES - 2 PLAYERS CHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 1, NO PICK UP, WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 3000 *
REG GAMES - 2 PLAYERS CHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 2, NO PICK UP, WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 5000 *
P/U GAMES - 2 PLAYERS CHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 2, PICK UP , WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 5000
* PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME GAMES CAN BE PLAYED EITHER AS CUT OR REGULAR GAME

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED TABLE SETTINGS FOR DOUBLES ARE :
CUT GAMES - 2 PLAYERS = 2 PLAYERS UNCHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 1, NO PICK UP, WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 3000 *
REG GAMES - 2 PLAYERS = 2 PLAYERS UNCHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 2, NO PICK UP, WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 5000 *
P/U GAMES - 2 PLAYERS = 2 PLAYERS UNCHECKED, DRAW 2, CANASTA TO GO OUT 2, PICK UP YES, WILD PICK UP YES, NO BOTS , SCORE TO 5000
* PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME GAMES CAN BE PLAYED EITHER AS CUT OR REGULAR GAME

THERE IS NO FORFITTING IN CANASTA. IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AND YOU HAVE TO LEAVE PLEASE NOTIFY THE TD AND RESIGN YOUR GAME
PLEASE KEEP BRB'S TO A LIMIT OF 1 OR 2 A GAME, NO LONGER THAN 3-5 MINUTES EACH
IF YOU KNOW YOU NEED MORE THAN ALLOTTED TIME ASK TD TO SUB FOR YOU
IF YOU DO NOT RETURN BEFORE GAME IS FINISHED WIN WILL
BE GIVEN TO YOUR OPPONENT REGARDLESS OF WHO WINS THE GAME
IN A DOUBLES TOURNEY TD OR ANY OTHER STAR FISH GAMES MEMBER CAN SUB. IN THIS CASE THE SUB CAN CONTINUE INTO THE NEXT ROUND

BOOT TIMER FOR MISSING PLAYERS : 5 MINUTES IF PLAYER IS IN ROOM AT START OF GAME
10 IF BOOTED AFTER START OF GAME

SLOW PLAY: PLAYING STEADYLY IS EXPECTED AND APPRECIATED BY ALL!!!
IF SLOW PLAY OCCURS AT YOUR TABLE PLEASE CALL A TD TO YOUR TABLE
THE TD WILL ASK NICELY TO PLAY FASTER, IF SLOW PLAY CONTINUES YOU WILL GET A WARNING.
IF YOU CONTINUE TO PLAY SLOW AFTER THE WARNING, YOU WILL BE DQ'D FROM THE TOURNEY.

TIMES TO FINISH A GAME ARE:
SINGLES GAME TO 3000 = 30 MINUTES
SINGLES GAME TO 5000 = 40 MINUTES
DOUBLES GAME TO 3000 = 35 MINUTES
DOUBLES GAME TO 5000 = 50 MINUTES

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING THESE RULES PLS ASK THE HOSTING TD
OR CONTACT THE CANASTA MANAGER AT
CurleyFry@live.com