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Tasmanian Lightning Championships

  • Mt Carmel College 361 Sandy Bay Road Sandy Bay, TAS, 7005 Australia (map)

THE TASMANIAN LIGHTNING CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS IS HOSTED BY THE HOBART CHESS CLUB FOR THE TCA

 

VENUE:

Mt Carmel College, 361 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay.

 

FORMAT:

9 round Swiss. 3 minutes per player per game with a 2 second increment from move 1.

 

DATE:

Sunday the 11th of June - 6:00pm - after round 4 of the Tasmanian Open

 

ENTRY:

You can register your intent to play in the event when registering to play in the Tasmanian Open, or by registering on the day in person.

 

ENTRY FEES:

  • $10 (all competitors)

Entry fees may be paid on the day.

Pre-payments can be paid by credit card using the TCA Web Store, via the Tasmanian Open event.

 

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%,

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 Little

 

ARBITERS:

Ian Little (Hobart) + 2 others to be appointed.  Anyone wishing to act as an arbiter for this event should make themselves known to the D.O.P

 

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: June 10
Tasmanian Open
Later Event: June 12
TCA Executive Meeting