As usual we are holding our Annual Spider / Art Competition at the
The 29th BTS Exhibition
At the Ricoh Arena
Entries will be accepted from 11.00am until 12.30 at the BTS Competition Stand (directly opposite the entrance to the hall). Please read the rules very carefully.
The following rules apply.
1. Spiders should be displayed in clear plastic or glass containers with no substrate.
2. The owners name should not be displayed on the tank. A ticket will be issued. This is your proof of ownership. Do not lose it.
3. You must be a paid up member of The British Tarantula Society. Entry to the spider competition is free to paid up BTS members. Non members will be charged £5 or you could join the BTS on the day and enter for free.
4. The category and species name must be clearly displayed on the container.
5. Spiders can be collected at 4.00pm. No spider can be collected before this time
6. Prize giving is to be held at 3.00pm in the Hall.
7. The Judges decision is final.
The following categories are open to entrants this year.
Best Brachypelma species
Best New World Terrestrial
Best New World Arboreal
Best Asian Arboreal
Best Asian Terrestrial
Best in Show
Adult Artwork and Children’s Artwork
In recent years we have had some excellent display spiders but the Artwork and Photography has been under supported.
Please try to enter something in these categories