Latvian Rapid 2024
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Latvian Rapid 2024
Latvian Rapid 2024 comprises four separate 6 round rapid chess tournaments held on Saturday 16th March 2024 at Te Tuhi Centre of the Arts, Pakuranga, Auckland.
Prizewinners would be listed here.
Vega Webpage View
Links to Vega Results: A Grade, B Grade, C Grade, D Grade. (when available)
Live Game Broadcast
Link to broadcast of live games. (when available)
Photos available from
|Before 1st March 2024||1st March 2024 onwards||Notes|
|Grand Masters||Free||Free||$60 deducted from prizes over $100|
|International Masters||Free||Free||$60 deducted from prizes over $100|
Entries close Friday 15th March 2024.
Club bank 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 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.
Current New Zealand Covid-19 regulations / policies will apply.
Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure. (when available)
Saturday 16th March 2024
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
Deputy Arbiter: IA Keong Ang