Summit Rapid Championships 2022 comprise 3 separate chess tournaments of 6 rounds at Alexandra Park, Greenlane, Auckland.

Summit Rapid Championships 2022

Alexandra Park exterior view

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Summit Rapid Championships 2022

Summit Rapid Championships 2022 are three separate chess tournaments of 6 rounds each. Held on Sunday 20th November 2022 at Alexandra Park, Greenlane, Auckland.



Position Points Player
A Grade
1st equal 5/6 Philli Park-Tamati
1st equal 5/6 CM Felix Xie
1st equal 5/6 FM Ben Hague
Under 1600 4/6 Justin Zhide Wang
B Grade
1st equal 5/6 Yuehan (Max) Xia
1st equal 5/6 Ilias Angelo (Leo) Baker
1st equal 5/6 Ar John Guan
1st equal 5/6 Charles Zhang
Under 1200 4.5/6 Oscar Cui
1st equal 6.5/7 Huankai (Eden) Xu
1st equal 6.5/7 Xipeng (Max) Wang
3rd equal 6/7 Xavier Chen
3rd equal 6/7 Koki Hara
Under 900 5/7 Jeremy Xi Xu
Under 600 5.5/7 Martin Zhou
Under 200 equal 5/7 Michael Yu Ma
Under 200 equal 5/7 Lucas Hou

Vega Webpage View

Links to Vega webpages. A Grade, B Grade, Junior.

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Entry Details

Entry Fees

$55 for A Grade and B Grade tournaments.

$45 for Junior tournament.

GMs and IMs free (but a $55 entry fee deducted from prizes over $100).

Entry Instructions

Summit Chess Club account for payment: 06-0185-0870124-00 (state name & tournament choice).

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.


Sunday 20th November 2022


Alexandra Park exterior view

Alexandra Park, corner Greenlane West and Manukau Roads, Greenlane, Auckland.

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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.


Three 6 round Swiss tournaments, NZCF & FIDE rated where possible.

Time Controls

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


Start Time Day & Date
Players Meeting 9.15am Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 1 9.30am Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 2 10.45am Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 3 12pm Sunday 20th November 2022
Lunch approx. 1.15pm Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 4 2pm Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 5 3.15pm Sunday 20th November 2022
Round 6 4.30pm Sunday 20th November 2022
Prize giving approx. 5.30pm Sunday 20th November 2022

Prize Fund

Tournament 1st 2nd 3rd
A Grade $350 $200 $100
B Grade $250 $100 $50
Junior $150 $100 $50
Under 900 $50
Under 600 $50

Other Grade Prizes may be awarded dependent upon entries.


  • No player may claim more than one prize.
  • In the event of a tie, prize money will be shared.


Chief Organiser: IA Ying Wang

Chief Arbiter: IA Ying Wang


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