NZ Senior Championship 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament POSTPONED till 26th to 28th November 2021 at Howick Information Centre, Howick.

NZ Senior Championship 2021

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NZ Senior Championship 2021

NZ Senior Championship 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament held at the Howick Information Centre from 17th to 19th September 26th to 28th November 2021. Howick’s main street, surrounded by cafes, bars and restaurants is where the venue of NZ Senior Championship 2021, the Howick Information Centre is located.

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Entry Details

Entry Fees

$50 per player.

Entry Instructions

No entries accepted after 6pm Thursday 16th September 25th November 2021.

Club account for payment: 02 0168 0091321 01 (state name & ‘NZSenior’ as reference).

Use online entry form to enter.

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Event Information

Summarised information available in printable PDF format Official Entry Form.

Dates

NOW: Friday 26th to Sunday 28th November 2021

WAS: Friday 17th to Sunday 19th September 2021

Venue

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91 Picton Street, Howick.

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Eligibility

Open to players born before 1st January 1972. (49 years old or above in 2020)

Non-NZL players must have FIDE ID issued by their chess federation.

NZL players without FIDE ID must provide full Date of Birth.

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.

Byes

Players may elect to take up to 2 byes in any of the first 4 rounds but must notify the arbiter before the beginning of the previous round.

Schedule

Start Time Day & Date
Players Meeting 9.15am Friday 26th November 2021
Round 1 9.30am Friday 26th November 2021
Round 2 2.30pm Friday 26th November 2021
Round 3 9.30am Saturday 27th November 2021
Round 4 2.30pm Saturday 27th November 2021
Round 5 9.30am Sunday 28th November 2021
Round 6 2.30pm Sunday 28th November 2021

Prize giving as soon as possible after completion of the last game.

Prize Fund

1st 2nd 3rd
Open $400 $250 $150
Veteran $100

$100 of Grade prizes plus book prizes.

Please note:

  • No player may claim more than one cash prize.
  • In the event of a tie, prize money will be shared.
  • Players eligible for Open, Veteran or Grade prize would receive the highest monetary value prize.

Personnel

Chief Organiser: IO Paul Spiller

Chief Arbiter: IA Bruce Pollard

Results

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Prizewinners

Prizewinners would be listed here.

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