Xmas Swiss Chess Challenge 2013
Submitted by Brett-T
1/7/13, 8:46 PM.
Major Tournament for Juniors U/18 - 160+ players!
Start Date/Time: Nov 24, 2013 at 8:45AM
End Date/Time: Nov 24, 2013 at 3:00PM
Sydney Latvian Society Club
32 Parnell St, Strathfield
Sydney, NSW, 2135
Date: Sunday, 24th November, 2013
Venue: Sydney Latvian Society Club, 32 Parnell Street, Strathfield (2 minutes walk from Strathfield Station)
Time: Registration is at 8:45am on the day of the tournament. Round 1 begins at 9.30am. Prize giving will commence at approximately 3:00pm. There will be a lunch break at 12:30pm as well as short breaks in between the rounds.
Format: This tournament is an individual and not a team event. The tournament is restricted to players under 18 years of age. The tournament is an 8-round 'Swiss' competition. This means that all players play 8 games and no-one is 'knocked out' of the tournament. The time limit is 15 minutes per player per game. This tournament will be JCL rated.
Prizes: Trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th place as well as a trophy for Girls Prize and age performance trophies in the following age groups:12 Year old Prize, 11 Year old Prize, 10 Year old Prize, 9 Year old Prize, 8 Year old Prize, 7 Year old Prize, 6 Year old Prize, 5 Year old Prize. Players are only eligible for one prize. All participants will receive a certificate of participation. There will also be lucky door prizes.
Canteen: Sandwiches, snacks and drinks will be available for purchase at the venue.
To Enter: If you are interested in playing in this event, please call Sydney Academy of Chess on (02) 9745 1170 or download an entry form here.
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