Upcoming N.S.W. Chess Events

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eugene_p_needlemeyer
Sep 12, 2012, 10:16 PM |
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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: 
 
 
RYDE-EASTWOOD OPEN

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!)