Tasmanian Rapid Championship


  • Adult Education Building 119 William Street Devonport, Tasmania Australia

THE 2017 TASMANIAN RAPID CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP IS HOSTED BY DEVONPORT CHESS CLUB FOR THE TCA

THIS IS AN ACF RAPID RATED FUNDRAISING EVENT

VENUE:

Adult Education Building, 119 William Street, Devonport

 

FORMAT:

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

 

SCHEDULE:

Saturday the 22nd of July:

  • Opening Ceremony - 11:00am
  • Round 1 Start - 11:30am
  • Round 2 Start - 1:00pm
  • Round 3 Start - 2:30pm
  • Round 4 Start - 4:00pm
  • Devonport Open Lightning - 6:00pm

Sunday the 23rd of July:

  • Round 5 Start - 9:30am
  • Round 6 Start - 11:00am
  • Round 7 Start - 12:30pm

 

ENTRY:

Entry for this event is online using the form below or on the day. 

 

ENTRY FEES:

Waged:$30; Concession $20; Juniors $15

All entry fees donated to the TCA.

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:

Book Prizes for 1st. 2nd. 3rd U1500. (Donated by the Devonport Chess Club)

Prizes other than 1st and 2nd subject to at least three eligible entries.

 

DIRECTOR OF PLAY:

Denis McMahon

 

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.


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