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Launceston Cup Revival!


  • Swinging Gate Vineyard 103 Glendale Road Sidmouth, TAS, 7270 Australia (map)

The Launceston Cup

HOSTED BY Launceston CHESS CLUB

 

VENUE:

Swinging Gate Vineyard, 103 Glendale Road, Sidmouth

 

FORMAT:

7 round Swiss. 25minutes plus 10 seconds per move per player.

 

SCHEDULE:

Saturday the 19th of November:

  • Opening Ceremony - 10:00 am
  • Round 1 Start - 10:30 am
  • Round 2 Start - 12:00 noon
    • Lunch Break - 1:00 pm (details below)
  • Round 3 Start - 2:00 pm
  • Round 4 Start - 3:30 pm
    • Dinner - 5:00 pm (details below)
  • Lightning Tournament

Sunday the 20th of November:

  • Round 5 Start - 9:00 am
  • Round 6 Start - 10:30 am
  • Round 7 Start - 12:00 noon
  • Closing Ceremony - 1:00 pm

 

ENTRY:

Entries for this event are now closed.

 

ENTRY FEES:

  • $35 Adults (18 and over)
  • $10 Juniors (under 18)

Entry fees may be paid on the day.

Pre-payments can be paid by credit card using the TCA Web Store.

 

TCA LEVY:

Tasmanian players add $20 if not a current member of a club affiliated to the TCA

PRIZES:

Cash prizes awarded to the top 3 place getters and best junior. Prizes are 90% of all entry fees. Top 3 adult finishers will also receive a bottle of wine from the Swinging Gate Vineyard.

D.O.P :

Martin Friebe

ARBITERS:

To be appointed.

HALF-POINT BYE:

No Half-Point byes are available for this tournament.

NOTES:

FIDE Laws 2014 apply – ringing mobiles will incur automatic loss. Entrants agree to abide by all decisions of the organisers and arbiters. The organisers reserve the right to make any changes required.

Lunch & Dinner:

Lunch and Dinner options are available for a small fee.  Please advise the DOP before the event if you wish to attend either or both of these meals.

  • Saturday Lunch $10 – Two homemade buns (beef, pork or vegetarian), a salad and a dessert bun
  • Saturday Dinner $15 – BBQ gourmet sausages and salad for.
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