Upper Hutt Rapid 2024 is a chess tournament held over 6 rounds in the auditorium of Hutt International Boys School, Trentham.

Upper Hutt Rapid 2024

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Upper Hutt Rapid 2024

Upper Hutt Rapid 2024 is a chess tournament held over 6 rounds on Saturday 22nd June 2024 in the auditorium of Hutt International Boys School, Granville Street, Trentham.

Results

Prizewinners

Prizewinners would be listed here.

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Entry Details

Entry Fees

Tournament A B
All $45 $25
UHCC members $40 $20

Entry Instructions

Entries prior to 15th June 2024 would be appreciated where possible to assist with estimating numbers.

Entries close 12pm Friday 20th June 2023.

Payment to UH Chess Club, Westpac account 03 0774 0857075 00 include your name & “Rapid” as reference.

Use online entry form to enter.

New Zealand chess players who participate in more than one NZCF rated event 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 $15.

Event Information

Upper Hutt Rapid 2024 is a chess tournament held over 6 rounds on Saturday 22nd June 2024 in the auditorium of Hutt International Boys School, Granville Street, Trentham.

Dates

Saturday 22nd June 2024

Venue

Hutt International Boys School photo
Auditorium, Hutt International Boys School

Granville Street, Trentham, Upper Hutt 5019.

Travel Arrangements

Eligibility

Upper Hutt Rapid 2024 is open to all players.

Tournament A: aimed at current NZCF 1200+ ranked players looking for ranked play.

Tournament B: NZCF unrated tournament aimed at younger or newer players.

Where players do not have a published NZCF rating, the Chief Arbiter may assign a rating at his discretion.

Format

6 round Swiss tournament, NZCF rated where possible.

Time Controls

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

Schedule

Start Time Day & Date
Players Meeting 9.30am Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 1 10am Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 2 11.20am Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 3 12.35pm Saturday 22nd June 2024
Lunch Break Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 4 2.15pm Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 5 3.30pm Saturday 22nd June 2024
Round 6 4.50pm Saturday 22nd June 2024

Prize Fund

Tournament 1st 2nd 3rd
A $200 $120 $80
Under 1600 $100
B $50

Personnel

Organised by Upper Hutt Chess Club

Chief Organiser: Anthony Hughes, email: [email protected]

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