Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament held from 24th to 26th April at the Auckland Chess Centre.

Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021

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Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021

Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021 is a chess tournament held from Saturday 24th to Monday 26th April 2021 at the Auckland Chess Centre.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

$50 per player.

Entry Instructions

No entries accepted after 9am 24th April 2021 or when full.

Only first 50 fully paid player entries accepted due to space constraints.

Club account for payment:12-3011-0713528-00 (state name & “ANZWk”).

Use online entry form to enter.

Tournament FULL 4.05pm Wednesday 7th April 2021

Event Information

Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure.

Dates

Saturday 24th to Monday 26th April 2021

Venue

Auckland Chess Centre view from road

Auckland Chess Centre, 17 Cromwell Street, Mt Eden, Auckland.

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.

Only first 50 fully paid player entries accepted due to space constraints.

Format

6 round Swiss tournament, NZCF & FIDE rated where possible.

Time Controls

90 minutes each player plus 30 seconds increment per move from move one.

Schedule

Start Time Day & Date
Players meeting 9.15am Saturday 24th April 2021
Round 1 9.30am Saturday 24th April 2021
Round 2 2.30pm Saturday 24th April 2021
Round 3 9.30am Sunday 25th April 2021
Round 4 2.30pm Sunday 25th April 2021
Round 5 9.30am Monday 26th April 2021
Round 6 2.30pm Monday 26th April 2021

Prize Fund

 1st2nd3rd
Open$320$200$100
Under 1800$220$180$80

Plus Grade Prizes to the value of $300

PLEASE NOTE:

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

 

Players eligible for Open, Under1800, or Grade Prize, would receive the highest monetary value prize.

Flights and Accommodation

Personnel

Chief Organiser: IO Mike Steadman

Chief Arbiter: IA Keong Ang

Results

Vega Webpage View

Link to Vega Results.

Live Game Broadcast

Boards 1 to 4 are broadcast live and may be viewed through Auckland Chess Centre’s Link.

Photos available from

Prizewinners

Overall (Open) 2nd equal players were awarded 1st equal Under 1800 prize that was of higher monetary value. The overall (Open) 2nd equal prizes were awarded to players whose final standing was 5th equal.

Position Points Player
Open
1st 6/6 FM Alphaeus Wei Ern Ang
2nd equal prize 5th equal 4.5 CM David Cilia Vincenti
2nd equal prize 5th equal 4.5 FM Michael V R Steadman
2nd equal prize 5th equal 4.5 CM Edward Rains
Under 1800
Open 2nd equal 1st equal 5/6 Daqi Mao
Open 2nd equal 1st equal 5/6 Xintong (Winston) Weng
Open 2nd equal 1st equal 5/6 Alex Nagorski
Under 1500 and Over 1200
1st equal 3.5/6 Matthew Chen
1st equal 3.5/6 Lucas Barnett-Harris
1st equal 3.5/6 Narasimhan Lakshmi Ravi
1st equal 3.5/6 Alex Coates
Under 1200
1st equal 3/6 Charlotte Ray
1st equal 3/6 Weiyang Yu
1st equal 3/6 Annie Yue

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