BoP Rapid 2019

Mt Maunganui RSA Chess Club Mount Maunganui RSA Chess Club

Bay of Plenty Rapid 2019


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Class ONE Event

Entry Details


Entry Fees

'A' tournament: $50 per player.

'B' tournament: $50 per player.

'Junior' tournament: $35 per player.

Subtract $5 per player for 2 or more members of same immediate family. ($5 family discount)

$15 per player Late Fee if payment not received / not shown by 12pm Thursday 21st February 2019.

No entries accepted on day of play. Payment not received / not shown = Not entered.

Club account for payment: BNZ 02-0372-0029728-000 (state name & tournament choice).


Ensure you have submitted the Entry Form, either online below or email Werner Corbe at


Entry Form - BoP Rapid 2019


Event Information


Dates

Saturday 23rd February 2019.

Venue

Bay of Plenty Masonic Centre - 33 Hairini Street, Hairini, Tauranga.


Eligibility

Open to all players.

Non-NZL players must have FIDE-ID issued by their chess federation.

NZL players without FIDE ID must provide full Date of Birth.

Format

Three separate 6 round Swiss tournaments, FIDE and NZCF rated where possible.

'A' tournament for players rated 1800 and above.

'B' tournament for players rated below 1800.

'Junior' tournament for players aged under 20 years before 1st January 2019 and rated below 1200.

The organisers reserve the right to shift a player to a different tournament if they feel an inappropriate one has been entered.

Time Control

Rapid:
25 minutes each player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.

Refreshments

Tea, coffee, and biscuits will be provided at no charge throughout the tournament.


Schedule

Start Time Day & Date
Players Meeting 9am Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 1 9.30am Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 2 10.45am Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 3 12pm Saturday 23rd February 2019
Lunch break 1pm Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 4 2pm Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 5 3.15pm Saturday 23rd February 2019
Round 6 4.30pm Saturday 23rd February 2019
Prizegiving 5.45pm (estimate) Saturday 23rd February 2019


Prize Fund - $1400 Total value of prizes.

First Second Third Fourth
'A' tournament Open $300 $200 $100 $50
'A' tournament Grade one $60
'A' tournament Grade two $40
The 'A' tournament winner will hold the BOP Rapid trophy until the next BOP Rapid. The local player with the best result in the same tournament receives the best local player trophy until the next BOP Rapid.
'B' tournament Open $150 $100 $50
'B' tournament Grade one $50
'B' tournament Grade two $30
'Junior' tournament Open $100 $70 $40
'Junior' tournament Grade one $40
'Junior' tournament Grade two $20

PLEASE NOTE: No player may claim more than one monetary prize. In the event of a tie, prize money will be shared.

Grade prizes awarded in bands, eg. Player eligible for grade two prize cannot win grade one prize.

Players eligible for open or grade prize would receive the highest monetary value prize.

Results



'A' tournament


'B' tournament


'Junior' tournament


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