Upcoming N.S.W. Chess Events
Sep 12, 2012, 10:16 PM 0
For those interested, below are the details of upcoming chess events in N.S.W. over the next month.
INAUGURAL MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY CHESS CHALLENGE
This event is restricted to players with a current University ID card (both students and staff are eligible)
WHEN: Sunday 16th September. Registration is 8:45am, Round 1 starts 9:30am. Finish approximately 3:30pm
WHERE: Macquarie University Atrium, North Ryde (see form for map)
FORMAT: There are 2 divisions. Division 1 is for serious experienced players, and division 2 is for social players. This is an individual event, but there is a team prize for the best scoring University (calculated from the top 4 scoring players from each Uni)
TIME LIMIT: 20 minutes per player for the whole game
PRIZES: Trophies will be given in each division for 1st-5th place. There will also be a perpetual trophy for the top scoring player and top scoring University
Entry fees: $22 early entry, $33 on the day
**Early entry closes tomorrow, 14th September! Enter by tomorrow and save $11!**
For more details and to enter, go to:
This is a Category 4 Grand Prix Event!!!
WHEN: Saturday 29th September - Monday 1st October
WHERE: Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club (across the road from West Ryde station)
TIME LIMIT: 60 minutes + 10 seconds per move from the start
PRIZES: Prize fund of $3200 (based on 70 players) 1st - $700 2nd - $450 3rd - $250 4th - $225 5th - $200 6th - $170 7th - $125 + 1st-3rd in ratings division U1800, U1600, and U1400.
For more information and to enter, go to: www.nswca.org.au and click on the link to this event in the upcoming events list (it's right on the front page!)