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Tasmanian Chess Championships

  • Princes Street Primary School Princes St Sandy Bay, TAS, 7005 Australia (map)

2015 Tasmanian Championships

Class One ACF Grand Prix event
Hosted by HICC for the TCA

VENUE: Princes St Primary School, Randall Street, Sandy Bay

FORMAT: 7 round Swiss 90 mins + 15 secs/move. Pairings by Vega.

ROUNDS START: Saturday 7th March 10:30 am, 2:30 pm, 6:45 pm.
Sunday 8th March 9:30 am, 1:45 pm, 6:00 pm
Monday 9th March 9:00 am

ENTRY FEES: $55 waged, $50 conc, $30 U18, $25 U12, $5 discount if received by Monday 2 Mar. Entries on day (cash preferred) close 10:00 am. If considering entering on day, please let us know.

TCA Levy: Tasmanian players add $10 if not a current member of a club affiliated to the TCA.

PRIZES: 1st c. 40%, 2nd c. 20%, 3rd, U1700, U1400 c. 10% of prize pool, U18 prize $70, U12 prize $50 (prizes subject to at least three entries per division). Prize pool is entry fees less running costs and levies.

ORGANISER: Kevin Bonham
ARBITERS: To be appointed

NOTES: FIDE Laws 2014 apply. Entrants agree to abide by all decisions of the organisers and arbiters. The organisers reserve the right to make any changes required. Venue details subject to booking confirmation (expected by mid-Feb).

TITLES: Titles of Tasmanian Champion, Tasmanian Senior Champion and Tasmanian Womens Champion awarded (last two subject to at least two entries). Only players meeting TCA residency rules can win titles. However interstate players are welcome to compete for prize money and GP points.

Later Event: April 25
Tony Sturges Thematic Memorial