Results 2021

Results of events in 2021 by New Zealand Chess News. An archive of chess events from around New Zealand and the world with a NZ perspective.

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Otago Summer Rapid 2021

Otago Summer Rapid 2021 is a chess tournament held over 5 rounds on Sunday 5th December at the Otago Chess Club in Dunedin. CANCELLED due to COVID-19.

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Papatoetoe Rapid 2021

Papatoetoe Rapid 2021 is a chess event incorporating the 35th Papatoetoe Rapid Open and 6th Papatoetoe Junior Rapid tournaments. CANCELLED due to COVID-19

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NZ Senior Championship 2021

NZ Senior Championship 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament POSTPONED till 26th to 28th November 2021. Moved ONLINE.

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Summit Rapid Championships 2021

Summit Rapid Championships 2021 comprise 3 separate chess tournaments of 6 rounds at Alexandra Park, Greenlane, Auckland. Moved ONLINE.

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Merv Morrison Memorial 2021

Merv Morrison Memorial 2022 CANCELLED, was a 6 round chess tournament from 22nd to 24th October 2022 at the Auckland Chess Centre.

Summit Junior Rapid October 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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1st Counties Rapid 2021

1st Counties Rapid 2021 is a 6 round rapid chess tournament CANCELLED now Saturday 15th October 2022 at Pukekohe, Auckland.

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Peter Stuart Masters 2021

Peter Stuart Masters 2021 comprises 4 round robin tournaments with 10 players each held from 2nd to 10th October at Auckland Chess Centre.

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Summit Junior Rapid September 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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Otago Spring Rapid 2021

Otago Spring Rapid 2021 is a chess tournament held over 5 rounds on Sunday 5th September at the Otago Chess Club in Dunedin.

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Peter Stuart Memorial 2021

Peter Stuart Memorial 2021 (formerly North Shore Open) comprise three separate chess tournaments held from 28th to 29th August 2021 at Northcote Community Centre.

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Summit Junior Rapid August 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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1st Northland Open 2021

1st Northland Open 2021 is a six round chess tournament held over two days 31st July and 1st August. Entry is FREE. Koha is welcome to buy more chess sets for Whangarei Chess Club.

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North Shore Secondary Interschools 2021

North Shore Secondary Interschools 2021 is a qualifying event for NZCF National Interschool Chess Championship. The winner will represent North Shore in the Secondary division.

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George Trundle 2021

George Trundle 2021 comprises 4 round robin tournaments with 10 players each held from 10th to 18th July at Auckland Chess Centre.

Summit Junior Rapid July 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021

Auckland Girls Chess Championship 2021 is part of a New Zealand Chess Federation initiative that is more than a decade old to encourage girls to try chess in an all girl environment. This one day event with 3 separate 6 round rapid chess tournaments is also an important fundraiser for Waitakere Chess Club.

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North Shore Intermediate Interschools 2021

North Shore Intermediate Interschools 2021 is a qualifying event for NZCF National Interschool Chess Championship. The winner will represent North Shore in the Intermediate division.

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North Shore Primary Interschools 2021

North Shore Primary Interschools 2021 is a qualifying event for NZCF National Interschool Chess Championship. The winner will represent North Shore in the Primary division.

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Upper Hutt Open 2021

Upper Hutt Open 2021 is a chess tournament held over 6 rounds on Saturday 19th June 2021 in the auditorium of Hutt International Boys School, Granville Street, Trentham.

Summit Junior Rapid June 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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Otago Winter Rapid 2021

Otago Winter Rapid 2021 is a chess tournament held over 5 rounds on Sunday 13th June at the Otago Chess Club in Dunedin.

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43rd Trusts Open 2021

43rd Trusts Chess Open 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament held from 5th to 7th June 2021 at the Te Pai Centre, Henderson, Auckland.

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Kapiti Rapid 2021

Kapiti Rapid 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament held on 29th May 2021 at the Salvation Army rear hall, Paraparaumu Beach.

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Auckland May Weekender 2021

Auckland May Weekender 2021 is a combined chess tournament of 18 rounds consisting of 9 rounds of Blitz followed by 9 rounds of Rapid. Held from 22nd to 23rd May 2021 at the Auckland Chess Centre.

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2021 Arie Nijman Memorial

2021 Arie Nijman Memorial is a 6 round chess tournament held from 7th to 9th May 2021 at the Canterbury Chess Club, Christchurch.

Summit Junior Rapid May 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021

Auckland ANZAC Weekender 2021 is a 6 round chess tournament held from 24th to 26th April at the Auckland Chess Centre.

Summit Junior Rapid April 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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2021 Bob Wade Memorial Tournament

2021 Bob Wade Memorial Tournament is a 6 round Rapid chess event to celebrate 100 years since IM Bob Wade was born on 10 April 1921

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AUCA x IMC Chess Tournament 2021

AUCA x IMC Chess Tournament is a one day rapid chess tournament held on 6th April 2021 at Alexandra Park, Auckland. Spectacular prizes including vouchers and two all expenses paid trips to Sydney are sponsored by IMC.

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North Island Championship 2021

North Island Championship 2021 is an 8 round chess tournament held from 2nd to 5th April 2021 at the Naumi Studio Hotel, Wellington.

Latvian Rapid 2021

Latvian Rapid 2021 is a 6 round rapid chess tournament held on Saturday 20th March 2021 at Te Tuhi Centre of the Arts, Pakuranga, Auckland.

Summit Junior Rapid March 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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16th Bay of Plenty Rapid 2021

16th Bay of Plenty Rapid 2021 is a 6 round rapid chess tournament held on Saturday 27th February 2021 at Bay of Plenty Masonic Centre, Hairini, Tauranga.

Hawkes Bay Rapid 2021

9th Hawkes Bay Rapid 2021. Held on 13th February 2021 at Greenmeadows East Community Hall, Taradale, Napier. 3 separate swiss tournaments of 6 rounds.

Summit Junior Rapid February 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

NZ Rapid Champion 2021 Felix Xie

128th NZ Chess Congress 2021

128th New Zealand Chess Congress, Palmerston North is held 2nd to 12th January 2021 incorporating multiple events including NZ Open, NZ Rapid, NZ Lightning.

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South Island Championship 2021

South Island Championship 2021 is an 8 round chess tournament POSTPONED 8th to 11th December 2021 at Canterbury Chess Club, Christchurch.

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South Island Rapid 2021

South Island Rapid 2021 is a 6 round rapid chess tournament POSTPONED to 12th December 2021 at Canterbury Chess Club, Christchurch.

Summit Junior Rapid December 2021

Summit Junior Rapid is a monthly 6 round chess tournament for juniors comprising an Open division that is FIDE rated and an Under 1000 division.

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