Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021 is part of a New Zealand Chess Federation initiative that is more than a decade old to encourage girls to try chess in an all girl environment. This one day event with 3 separate 6 round rapid chess tournaments is also an important fundraiser for Waitakere Chess Club.

Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021

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Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021

Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021 is part of a New Zealand Chess Federation initiative that is more than a decade old to encourage girls to try chess in an all girl environment. This one day event with 3 separate 6 round rapid chess tournaments is held from 9am to 2.30pm on 2nd July 2021 at the Mount Albert War Memorial Hall.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

$17.50 per player.

Entry Instructions

Entries close Monday 28th June 2021.

Club account for payment: 02-0152-0036627-00

Reference: Auck Girls Particulars: Childs Name

Use online entry form to enter.

Entries Received

List of entries by age group and by school.

Event Information

Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure.

Date

9am to 2.30pm Friday 2nd July 2021

Venue

Mt Albert War Memorial Hall exterior photo
Mount Albert War Memorial Hall

751-761 New North Road, Mount Albert, Auckland.

Eligibility

Open to all schoolgirls under the age of 18 before 1st January 2021.

Format

Three separate 6 round tournaments in age groups: Over 12, Under 12, and Under 10 years.

Time Controls

15 minutes, plus 5 seconds per move for each player per game.

Schedule

Start Time
Players Meeting 9am
Round 1 9.10am
Round 2 10am
Round 3 10.50am
Round 4 11.40am
Lunch break
Round 5 12.45pm
Round 6 1.35pm

Please arrive on time as the first round will start at 9.10am sharp. Other round times are guidelines only, and may be brought forward if rounds finish early.

Canteen

A canteen will be operating providing drinks and snacks, but students should bring their own lunches.

Prizes

Auckland age group titles will be awarded for:

  • Under 18
  • Under 16
  • Under 14
  • Under 12
  • Under 10
  • Under 8

 

Ages at 1st January 2021. At least 3 players required in each age group for title.

Winners will be acknowledged on the day. Trophies and medals for placegetters, plus participation certificates for all players will be posted to schools as soon as possible after the event.

Personnel

Results

Results would be published here when available.

List of entries by age group and by school.

Prizewinners

Prizewinners would be published here when known.

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