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Tasmanian State Championships


  • Havenview Primary School 15 Marriott Street Havenview, TAS, 7320 Australia (map)

THE Tasmanian Chess Championships is HOSTED BY THE Burnie chess club for the TCA


THIS IS A CLASS 1 ACF GRAND PRIX EVENT


VENUE:

Havenview Primary School, 15 Marriott Street, Havenview, TAS 7320

 

FORMAT:

7 round Swiss. 90 minutes plus 15 seconds per move per player from move 1.

 

SCHEDULE:

Saturday the 11th of June:

  • Opening Ceremony - 10:00am
  • Round 1 Start - 10:30am
    • Light lunch provided
  • Round 2 Start - 2:30pm
  • Round 3 Start - 6:45pm

Sunday the 12th of June:

  • Round 4 Start - 9:30am
    • Light lunch provided
  • Round 5 Start - 1:45pm
  • Round 6 Start - 6:00pm

Monday the 13th of June:

  • Round 7 Start - 9:00am
  • Closing Ceremony - 1:00pm

 

ENTRY:

Entries for this event have now closed.

ENTRY FEES:

  • $55 waged
  • $50 concession
  • $30 U18
  • $25 U12

Entry fees may be paid on the day. $5 early bird discount if received by June 8th.

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:

  • 1st c. 40%,
  • 2nd c. 20%,
  • 3rd c. 10%,
  • U1750 c. 10%,
  • U1500 c. 10%,
  • U18 $70,
  • U12 $50.

Prizes other than 1st and 2nd subject to at least three eligible entries. Prize pool is all money received except running costs and levies.

 

DIRECTOR OF PLAY:

Ian Rout

 

ARBITERS:

To be appointed.  Anyone wishing to act as an arbiter for this event should make themselves known to the D.O.P

 

HALF-POINT BYES:

No half point byes are allowed during this event.

 

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.

Earlier Event: April 25
Tony Sturges Memorial and Blitz
Later Event: June 13
TCA Executive Meeting