Oceania Senior Chess Championship 2021 will be played in Queensland's premier tourism resort, Noosa, POSTPONED to November 2022.

Oceania Senior Chess Championship 2021

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Oceania Senior Chess Championship 2021

Oceania Senior Chess Championship 2021 incorporating the Australian Senior Chess Championship will be played in Queensland’s premier tourism resort, Noosa. Hosted by Noosa Shire Chess Club from Sunday 14th to Saturday 20th November 2021 at the Tewantin-Noosa RSL Club POSTPONED to November 2022. There are extensive excursions, fine dining and accommodation options available.

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Entry Details

Entry Fees

$200 Full Entry Early Bird (to 31 July) includes free entry to Blitz and Rapid.

$150 Concession Early Bird (to 31 July) includes free entry to Blitz and Rapid.

$200 Full Entry after 31 July.

$150 Concession after 31 July (pensioners).

FOC Free entry to FMs, WIMs, IMs, WGMs, GMs.

$30 Blitz (FIDE/ACF rated, open to all ages).

$20 Rapid (FIDE/ACF rated, open to all ages).

$30 Noosa Novice (all ages, must be unrated or under 1000).

$500 Sponsor/Supporter (please discuss).

Entry Instructions

Payments by bank transfer:

Noosa Shire Chess Club Inc. ‘Oceania Senior’ Account

BSB 064 449   Account 1052 9496

Please enter your name and OSCC as a reference.

International entries can discuss payment by credit card (processed via Arcadia Travel).

POSTPONED to November 2022 due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.

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Event Information

Dates

Sunday 14th to Saturday 20th November 2021

POSTPONED to November 2022

Venue

Tewantin Noosa RSL exterior

Tewantin-Noosa RSL Club, 1 Memorial Avenue Tewantin.

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Eligibility

Championships for players born up to 31st December 1971.

Noosa Novice for players of all ages who are unrated or rated under 1000.

Blitz and Rapid open to all players.

Format

Championships, 7 round Swiss tournament, ACF & FIDE rated where possible.

Noosa Novice, 7 round Swiss tournament, ACF & FIDE rated where possible.

Blitz, 7 round Swiss tournament, ACF & FIDE rated where possible.

Rapid, 7 round Swiss tournament, ACF & FIDE rated where possible.

Time Controls

Championships, 90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one.

Blitz, 3 minutes plus 2 additional seconds per move.

Rapid, 15 minutes plus 10 additional seconds per move.

Schedule

AEST timezone.

POSTPONED to November 2022 due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.

Schedule to be advised.

Prize Fund

The fund for prizes and trophies is $8000 based on 60 entries. First prize is $2000.

Prizes for minor places, rating divisions and other awards will be announced when entries reach 60 players or by 1st November, whichever occurs first.

Personnel

Event Committee: Peter Cam, Ralph Jackson, Tony Black, Rob Hochstadt, Terry Martin.

Chief Arbiter: TBA

Entries and Accommodation Requests to Secretary: Ralph Jackson [email protected]

Results

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Link to Vega Results. (when available)

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Prizewinners

Prizewinners would be listed here.

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