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Handicap Blitz

  • Migrant Resources Centre 49 Molle Street Hobart, TAS, 7000 Australia (map)

General Information:

The HICC will be hosting it's annual Handicap Blitz Tournament on the last club evening of 2015, the 14th of December.  The tournament will be 7 rounds and either a Swiss or Round Robin depending on entries.

The event is free for all players, 1 night only!

Entries taken on the night.

How Does Handicap Chess Work?:

The handicap for each player is determined by rating.  For each 100 ratings points difference between the 2 players, 1 pawn's worth of material is removed from the higher rated player up to a queen.

Time Control:

5 Minute

Start Time:

Start time will be between 6:30 and 6:45 on the night.

Earlier Event: December 7
10 Minute Allegro
Later Event: December 21