Peter Stuart Memorial 2022
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Peter Stuart Memorial 2022
Peter Stuart Memorial 2022 (formerly North Shore Open) comprise two separate chess tournaments held over the Matariki long weekend from 24th to 26th June 2022. The two chess tournaments held as part of Peter Stuart Memorial 2022 would be played as Swiss system tournaments of six rounds. Games have a single time control of 90 minutes per player for the game with 30 seconds increment per move.
Free for GMs and IMs.
Late entries (received after 18th June) incur a $10 surcharge and may be accepted up until Wednesday 22nd June. No entries on the day of the event. The organisers reserve the right to refuse entries.
Cheques are no longer accepted.
Please pay online to ASB Bank account 12-3008-0301266-00 (Name as ‘particulars’ and PSMO as ‘reference’)
Use online entry form to enter.
Masks are compulsory in the tournament venue. Players who remove their mask while inside the venue will not be paired in subsequent rounds. The FIDE requirement to shake hands will not be enforced. No analysis room or kitchen will be available. Food and drink should be consumed outside.
Friday 24th to Sunday 26th June 2022
Northcote Community Centre, corner College Road / Ernie Mays Street.
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.
Two 6 round Swiss tournaments, NZCF & FIDE rated where possible.
- Open restricted to players FIDE rated 1800 or higher (players rated below 1800, particularly juniors, may be accepted, on application).
- Reserve restricted to players rated under 2000.
90 minutes each player plus 30 seconds increment per move from move one.
A player may take a half-point bye in any one of the first five rounds. Notice should be given before the start of the tournament and may be given on the entry form.
|Start Time||Day & Date|
|Players Meeting||9am||Friday 24th June 2022|
|Round 1||9.30am||Friday 24th June 2022|
|Round 2||2.30pm||Friday 24th June 2022|
|Round 3||9.30am||Saturday 25th June 2022|
|Round 4||2.30pm||Saturday 25th June 2022|
|Round 5||9.30am||Sunday 26th June 2022|
|Round 6||2.30pm||Sunday 26th June 2022|
|Prize giving||approx. 6.30pm||Sunday 26th June 2022|
The prize fund of $2,930 has been boosted by a generous anonymous donation of $700.
|"100%" (bonus for 6/6)||$100||$100|
Upset prizes will be distributed each round (total $240). Players may win Upset and 100% prizes in addition to one major prize. There may also be book prizes.
There will be a chess bookstall; all proceeds will go to the North Shore Chess Club.
Book Flights, Transport and Accommodation with
Chief Organiser: Dr. Helen Milligan
Chief Arbiter: IA Dr. Helen Milligan
Email enquiries to [email protected]
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Prizewinners would be listed here.