Latvian Rapid 2022
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Latvian Rapid 2022
Latvian Rapid 2022 is a 6 round rapid chess tournament
held on Saturday 19th March 2022 POSTPONED to 30th July 2022 at Te Tuhi Centre of the Arts, Pakuranga, Auckland. The tournament is divided into 4 separate grades.
|1st||6/6||FM Alphaeus Wei Ern Ang|
|2nd equal||4.5/6||Ralph Hart|
|2nd equal||4.5/6||Zachary Yu|
|4th||4/6||Nunilon III Fulo|
|Under 2000 and Over 1700||3/6||Daniel-Ioan Runcan|
|Under 1700||3.5/6||Kendrick Botong Zhang|
|1st equal||4.5/6||Alex Coates|
|1st equal||4.5/6||Xxavier Willoughby-Ansell|
|1st equal||4.5/6||Timothy Huy Minh Ha|
|1st equal||4.5/6||Briene Membrere|
|Under 1500 and Over 1350||4/6||Ar John Guan|
|Under 1350||3.5/6||Junqing Jerome Tao|
|1st equal||5/6||Mantra Bhatt|
|1st equal||5/6||Fergus Lee|
|1st equal||5/6||Olivia Li|
|2nd equal||5/6||Yao Zen Markis Tew|
|2nd equal||5/6||Patrick Di Jiang|
|2nd equal||5/6||Kelvin Zi Yao Wang|
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Current New Zealand COVID-19 regulations/policies will apply.
COVID-19 Protection Framework (Traffic Lights) for Auckland must be at Orange or Green for this event to proceed.
Wearing a mask in the playing venue is mandatory at all times.
Grandmasters and International Masters free (but a $60 entry fee deducted from prizes over $100).
$70 for ‘A’ and ‘B’ tournaments.
$60 for ‘C’ and ‘D’ tournaments.
Discount $10 if paid before
1st March 2022 16th July 2022.
Friday 18th March 2022Friday 29th July 2022.
Club account for payment: BNZ 02 0168 0091321 01 (state name & tournament choice).
Use online entry form to enter.
New Zealand chess players who participate in 2 or more NZCF rated events 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 $10.
Summarised information for Latvian Rapid 2022 available in printable PDF brochure.
POSTPONED to Saturday 30th July 2022
Saturday 19th March 2022.
13 Reeves Road, Pakuranga, Auckland.
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.
Four 6 round Swiss tournaments, NZCF & FIDE Rapid rated where possible.
- A Grade, (1800 and above)
- B Grade, (1500-1799)
- C Grade, (Below 1500)
- D Grade, (Below 1200)
25 minutes each player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.
Lunch after Round 3, between 1pm and 1.30pm approx.
Prize giving approx. 5.30pm.
|A Grade||B Grade||C Grade||D Grade|
|Grade prizes||2x $100||2x $75|
Other grade prizes may be awarded dependent upon entries.
PLEASE NOTE: No player may claim more than one prize.
Chief Organiser: Ludi Zhang
Chief Arbiter: IA Bob Gibbons
Arbiter: IA Keong Ang