Kapiti Junior Championship 2023 by Kapiti Chess Club for primary and college students held 12th August at Raumati Beach School.

Kapiti Junior Championship 2023

Raumati Beach School under rainbow

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Kapiti Junior Championship 2023

Kapiti Junior Championship 2023 is a chess tournament open to primary and college students under the age of 20 that is held on Saturday 12th August 2023 at Raumati Beach School, Raumati Beach.



Position Points Player
1st 5.5/6 Ryan Winter
2nd 4.5/6 Joshua Langford
3rd equal 3.5/6 Cohen Young
3rd equal 3.5/6 Kayden Loke
3rd equal 3.5/6 Levi Paxton
3rd equal 3.5/6 Alex Coates
Gold 5.5/6 Luke Chang
Silver 5/6 Toby Shannon
Bronze 4.5/6 Jacob Bayler
Gold 5/6 Timothy Wang
Silver 5/6 Samuel Coles
Bronze 4/6 Ushnishi Chakraborty
Bronze 4/6 Alistair Brownie
Bronze 4/6 Marcel Milson
Gold 5/6 Mark Wu
Silver 5/6 Leo Lawton
Bronze 4.5/6 Zachary He
Bronze 4.5/6 Niranjana Sethuramlingam
Bronze 4.5/6 Jingwei Xu

School Trophy for best Kāpiti-Horowhenua School: Levin Intermediate (Top 4: Alistair Brownie, Roy McKay, Blake Bortha, Oscar Hyndman).

Vega Webpage View

Link to Vega Webpages: Open, Primary, Intermediate and Senior.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

$20 per player.

Entry Instructions

Entry closes 8.30pm Thursday 10th August 2023.

Payment to Kapiti Chess Club account: 06 0730 0064954 00 (Include your name & “Jnr Chess” as reference).

Email your entry to [email protected], include name, date of birth and school.

New Zealand chess players who participate in more than one NZCF rated event in a year must be a member of a chess club that is affiliated or associated with NZCF (New Zealand Chess Federation). The Mount Maunganui RSA Chess Club offers memberships that fulfill this requirement from just $15.

Event Information

Summarised information for Kapiti Junior Championship 2023 available in printable PDF brochure.


Saturday 12th August 2023


Raumati Beach School under rainbow
Raumati Beach School

26-34 Raumati Road, Raumati Beach, Paraparaumu 5032

Travel Arrangements


Open to primary and college students


6 round Swiss tournament, NZCF rated where possible.

Time Controls

15 minutes each player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.


Start Time Day & Date
Registration 9.15am Saturday 12th August 2023
Players Briefing 9.30am Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 1 9.45am Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 2 10.30am Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 3 11.15am Saturday 12th August 2023
Lunch Break Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 4 1pm Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 5 1.45pm Saturday 12th August 2023
Round 6 2.30pm Saturday 12th August 2023

Prize giving after completion of last round.

Prize Fund

Individual medals & trophy to leading Kapiti / Horowhenua School


Chief Organiser: Gordon Lyall

Chief Arbiter: Gordon Lyall


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