Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid March 2022 are two 6 round rapid chess tournaments that are restricted to players rated under 1800. Moved ONLINE due to Covid-19.

Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid March 2022

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Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid March 2022

Summit Rookies/Junior Rapid March 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 6th March 2022 at Alexandra Park, Greenlane.

Moved ONLINE due to Covid-19.

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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. Vaccine Pass REQUIRED.

COVID-19 Precautions:

Please note that all players over 12 years old will need a Vaccination Pass to enter. Also, wearing a mask in the playing venue is mandatory at all times.

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

Online tournament PDF brochure and instructions.

Summarised information available in printable PDF brochure.

Date

Sunday 6th March 2022

Venue

Moved ONLINE due to Covid-19.

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 March 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

Now ONLINE on Tornelo.

Link to Vega webpages. Open Under 1800, Under 1000. (when available)

Prizewinners

Position Points Player
Open
1st equal 5/6 Alexander Coates
1st equal 5/6 Ryan Hwang
1st equal 5/6 Justin Zhide Wang
under 1350 4.5/6 Richard Liu
under 1000 4/6 Max Xia
Under 1000
1st equal 5.5/6 Xavier Chen
1st equal 5.5/6 Alex Wang
3rd equal 4/6 Brian Li
3rd equal 4/6 Ryan Gao
1st under 700 3.5/6 Carol Wang
1st under 500 3.5/6 Mason Xie

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