Olympiad 2022 Fundraiser Rapid for the NZCF 2022 Chennai Olympiad travel fund would be held on Sunday 10th July 2022 in Howick.

Olympiad 2022 Fundraiser Rapid

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Olympiad 2022 Fundraiser Rapid

Olympiad 2022 Fundraiser Rapid would be held on Sunday 10th July 2022 in Howick. Funds are raised for the NZCF 2022 Chennai Olympiad travel fund to assist with the New Zealand teams expenses. The venue of the Olympiad 2022 Fundraiser Rapid is the New Howick Chess Centre that is upstairs in the “Golden Sheaf Bakery” building, down the driveway adjacent to the Howick & Pakuranga Times Office.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

$30 per player.

Of which $20 per player will be donated to the NZCF 2022 Chennai Olympiad travel fund to assist our teams expenses.

Entry Instructions

Only first 20 fully paid player entries accepted due to space constraints.

Account for payment: 02 0168 0024110 00 (Put name and use reference Olympiad).

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.

Event Information

Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure.

Date

Sunday 10th July 2022

Venue

The New Howick Chess Centre, 12 Central Terrace, Howick.

Upstairs in the “Golden Sheaf Bakery” building, down the driveway adjacent to the Howick & Pakuranga Times Office. Access via Fencible Drive or Moore St, through the carpark and to the left of the Poppies Bookstore.

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Eligibility

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.

Only first 20 fully paid player entries accepted due to space constraints.

Format

6 round Swiss tournament, NZCF & FIDE rated where possible.

Time Controls

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

Schedule

Start Time Day & Date
Players Meeting 9.45am 10th July 2022
Round 1 10am 10th July 2022
Round 2 10.50am 10th July 2022
Round 3 11.40am 10th July 2022
Round 4 1pm 10th July 2022
Round 5 1.50pm 10th July 2022
Round 6 2.40pm 10th July 2022
Prize Giving 3.30pm 10th July 2022

Prize Fund

In lieu of cash prizes as this is a fundraising event, there will be Chess Books and DGT equipment given as prizes for at least the top 3 players.

Personnel

Chief Organiser: IO Paul Spiller, [email protected]

Chief Arbiter: IA Ying Wang

Results

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Prizewinners

Position Points Player
1st equal 5/6 FM Martin P Dreyer
1st equal 5/6 Kendrick Botong Zhang
1st equal 5/6 Daniel-Ioan Runcan
2nd 4.5/6 Daqi Mao
3rd equal 4/6 Peter D McKenzie
3rd equal 4/6 George Guo
3rd equal 4/6 Alex Coates
3rd equal 4/6 FM John Duneas

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