Papatoetoe Rapid 2022 is a chess event incorporating the 35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open and 6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid tournaments.

Papatoetoe Rapid 2022

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Papatoetoe Rapid 2022

Papatoetoe Rapid 2022 is a chess event incorporating the 35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open and 6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid tournaments. The tournaments are held at the Papatoetoe Hunters Corner Bowling Club on:

  • Saturday 3rd December 2022, 35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open.
  • Sunday 4th December 2022, 6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid.
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COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Protection Framework (Traffic Lights) for Auckland must be at Orange or Green for this event to proceed. Valid My Vaccine Pass REQUIRED for entry and masks must be worn. The Arbiter has the right to refuse entry to anyone who is unwell.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

 

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open:

  • $50 per player, A Grade.
  • $50 per player, B Grade.
  • $40 per player, C Grade.

 

6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid:

  • $20 per player.

Family discount of $5 per player for two or more family members.

GMs and IMs free (entry fee will be deducted from winnings over $100).

Entry Instructions

All online payments and entries must be received by 5pm Thursday 1st December 2022.

Online payments only. No cheques or cash accepted.

Papatoetoe Chess Club account for payment: ASB 12-3028-0428483-00.

with OPEN A or OPEN B or OPEN C and/or JUN as Particulars, your NZCF/FIDE ID if known as Payee Code, Surname and First name as Reference.

People must have valid COVID-19 My Vaccine Pass to enter.

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 brochures for Papatoetoe Rapid and Papatoetoe Junior Rapid.

Dates

Saturday 3rd December 2022, 35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open.

Sunday 4th December 2022, 6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid.

Venue

Papatoetoe Rapid venue Papatoetoe Hunters Corner Bowling Club exterior
Papatoetoe Hunters Corner Bowling Club

247 Great South Road, Papatoetoe.

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Eligibility

Open to all players who have My Vaccine Pass. (vaccinated against COVID-19)

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

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

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open:

  • A Grade for players rated 1800 and above.
  • B Grade for players rated under 1800.
  • C Grade for players rated under 1500.

 

The Organiser reserves the right to move players to a different tournament if they feel an inappropriate one has been entered.

6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid:

  • Players must be under the age of 20 years before 1st January 2022.

Format

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open, three separate 6 round swiss system tournaments.

6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid, a six round swiss system tournament.

All tournaments FIDE and NZCF rated where possible.

Time Controls

All tournaments, Rapid: 25 minutes per player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.

Schedule

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open Start
Saturday 3rd December 2022
Players Meeting 9am
Round 1 9.30am
Round 2 10.45am
Round 3 12pm
Lunch
Round 4 2pm
Round 5 3.15pm
Round 6 4.30pm
6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid Start
Sunday 4th December 2022
Players Meeting 9am
Round 1 9.30am
Round 2 10.45am
Round 3 12pm
Lunch
Round 4 2pm
Round 5 3.15pm
Round 6 4.30pm

Prizegiving as soon as possible after last game of the day is completed.

Prize Fund

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open Prize
A Grade
1st $350
2nd $200
3rd $120
4th $80
Grade prizes $100
B Grade
1st $200
2nd $120
3rd $80
Grade prizes $80
C Grade
1st $120
2nd $80
3rd $50
Grade prizes $60

35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open prizefund of $1640 guaranteed prizes.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • No player may claim more than one monetary prize.
  • In the event of a tie, prize money will be shared.
  • Players eligible for more then one prize in a tournament would receive the highest monetary value prize.
6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid Prize
Overall
1st $100 plus Trophy
2nd $60
3rd $40
Best Girl $40 plus Trophy
Age Group 1st
Under 18 Medal
Under 16 Medal
Under 14 Medal
Under 12 Medal
Under 10 Medal
Under 8 Medal

6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid, additional SPECIAL PRIZES awarded.

If tied, trophies and medals are subject to tiebreaks. Each player can only win one trophy/medal.

Winners names are engraved on Junior Championship Trophy and Best Girl Trophy. Winners take home engraved miniature cups.

Please Note:

  • No player may claim more than one monetary prize.
  • Tie-breaks only apply to trophies and medals. Monetary prizes are combined and shared if tied.
  • In the event of joint overall champions, all names are engraved on championship trophy.
  • Age group medals awarded in bands, e.g. a player eligible for under 14 cannot win under 16 prize.

Personnel

Chief Organiser: Stan Yee

Chief Arbiter: IA Bob Gibbons

Arbiters: NA Stan Yee and NA Alex Postma.

Results

Vega Webpage View

Link to Vega Results.

A Grade, B Grade, C Grade, Junior. (when available)

Photos available from

(when available)

Prizewinners

Prizewinners would be listed here.

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