Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid April 2022 are two 6 round rapid chess tournaments that are restricted to players rated under 1800.

Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid April 2022

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Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid April 2022

Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid April 2022 comprise two rapid chess tournaments that are restricted to players rated under 1800. Both chess tournaments are 6 round swiss systems held on Sunday 10th April 2022 at Alexandra Park, Greenlane.

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COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Precautions:

  1. All chess players over the age of 12 will require a vaccine pass.
  2. It is required for players to wear a mask throughout the whole tournament. If you would like to drink water, you will need to leave the playing area to do so.
  3. Only chess players and arbiters can stay in the playing venue. No spectators will be allowed at this stage. Pairings and standings Vega webpages will be updated after every round and photos will be on the club’s Facebook page.
  4. Under CVC compliant conditions, the number of registered players will be limited.

Entry Details

Entry Fees

$30 per player.

Entry Instructions

Club account for payment:  06-0185-0870124-00 (name as reference).

Use online entry form to enter.

Event Information

Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure.

Date

Sunday 10th April 2022

Venue

Alexandra Park exterior view

Alexandra Park

corner Greenlane West and Manukau Roads, Greenlane, Auckland.

Eligibility

Restricted to players rated under 1800.

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

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

Format

Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid April 2022 comprise two 6 round Swiss tournaments.

Open division will be NZCF & FIDE Rapid rated where possible, restricted to players with both FIDE and NZCF rating under1800.

U1000 division will be NZCF Rapid rated, restricted to players with both FIDE and NZCF rating under 1000 and under 16 years old.

Time Controls

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

Schedule

Start Time
Round 1 1pm
Round 2 1.40pm
Round 3 2.20pm
Round 4 3pm
Round 5 3.40pm
Round 6 4.20pm

Prize Fund

1st 2nd 3rd
Open U1800
$120 $80 $40
Gold medal Silver medal Bronze medal
Under 1000
$50 $30 $20
Under 500 Chess book Chess book

Book Prizes to be decided by tiebreak.

Personnel

Chief Organiser: Ying Wang

Chief Arbiter: IA Ying Wang

Results

Vega Webpage View

Link to Vega webpages. Open Under 1800, Under 1000.

Prizewinners

Position Points Player
Open
1st 6/6 Emily Gan
2nd equal 5/6 Oliver Zhao
2nd equal 5/6 Justin Zhide Wang
under 1250 3.5/6 Richard Jingjie Liu
under 1000 3/6 Max Xia
Under 1000
1st 5.5/6 Arush Gupta
2nd 5/6 Xavier Chen
3rd equal (1st under 200) 4.5/6 Xiahan (Luna) Lu
3rd equal 4.5/6 Ethan Tai
3rd equal 4.5/6 Jayden Huang
3rd equal 4.5/6 Ryan Guo
1st under 550 4/6 Veda Chen

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