Kevin Thoburn booked his place at Butlins Minehead after battling through a stacked field at Nottingham.
He won triumphed against current Challenge Tour leader Ritchie Edhouse in the final.
The field also included former pro Jamie Caven, former tour card holder Aden Kirk and talented youngsters Chris Pick and Thomas Lovely and former members of #TeamRileys Nicholas Bell, Chris Lacey and Brandon Walsh.
Thoburn has been active on the BDO tour before now, competing across Europe, with runs to the last 32 at the Dutch, Czech and Scottish Opens.
He will make his debut at the UK Open.
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Remaining 2019 Qualifier Event dates
South Benfleet, 09/02