Upper Hutt Open 2022
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Upper Hutt Open 2022
Upper Hutt Open 2022 is a chess tournament held over 6 rounds on Saturday 18th June 2022 in the auditorium of Hutt International Boys School, Granville Street, Trentham.
COVID-19 Protection Framework (Traffic Lights) for Upper Hutt must be at Orange or Green for this event to proceed. Vaccine Pass REQUIRED.
|Tournament||by 16th June 2022|
Entries with payment close on Thursday 16th June 2022.
Late entries with payment may be accepted at organiser’s discretion up to 8.45am Saturday 18th June 2022.
Upper Hutt Chess Club account for payment: 03 0774 0857075 00 (state name & Grade).
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.
Saturday 18th June 2022
Auditorium, Hutt International Boys School, Granville Street, Trentham.
Upper Hutt Open 2021 is open to all chess players.
- Senior Grade for all players.
- Junior Grade for players aged under 13 years beafore 1st January 2022 and unrated or rated below 1200.
Players can enter a grade higher than their rating classification, but the organisers reserve the right to move a player to a different grade if they feel he/she has entered an inappropriate grade.
6 round Swiss tournament,
Senior Grade only NZCF rated where possible.
Junior Grade is unrated.
Senior Grade, 25 minutes each player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.
Junior Grade, 25 minutes each player without increment.
|Start Time||Day & Date|
|Players Meeting||9.45am||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 1||10am||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 2||11.20am||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 3||12.35pm||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Lunch||1.30pm approx.||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 4||2.15pm||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 5||3.30pm||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Round 6||4.50pm||Saturday 18th June 2022|
|Prize Giving||6.15pm approx.||Saturday 18th June 2022|
Senior Grade division and prize fund dependent on entry levels.
Tea and Coffee will be provided.
Book Flights, Transport and Accommodation
Parking is available at the school.
Organised by Upper Hutt Chess Club
Chief Organiser: Tony Hughes (Club Captain), Phone 027 8472288
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(Prizewinners published here when available)