$40 per team
Must be paid by the school before the event.
All entries will be acknowledged and listed on this webpage.
Account for online payment: Westpac 03-1514-0068525-00 (state name & tournament choice).
Cheques payable to "Helen Milligan" and posted to:
Helen Milligan, Flat 3, 7 Owens Road, Devonport, Auckland 0624.
Invoices and/or receipts can be provided on request.
Monday 13th May 2019.
Ponsonby Primary School - 44 Curran Street, Herne Bay.
6 round swiss-system event for teams.
Teams consist of 4 players (with optional reserve) in years 1 to 6 from the same school.
Players must be ranked in order of playing strength; the order must be declared before the start of the event and must not change during the event. Furthermore, players in team A should be stronger than those in Team B, and so on.
Note that teams may be paired against another team from the same school.
15 minutes each player plus 5 seconds increment per move from move one.
Visiting school teams must have an adult (teacher, parent, or guardian) present to supervise them. Teams which arrive without such a supervisor will not be allowed to take part.
Name of school, name and email address of the chess contact at the school, name and email address of team captain (if different), number of teams entered, list of players in each team in order (Team A board 1,2,3,4,reserve; Team B 1,2,3,4,reserve, and so on), players' NZCF/FIDE ID (if known).
|Start Time||Day & Date|
|Players Meeting||9am||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 1||9.30am||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 2||10.15am||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 3||11am||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 4||11.45am||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Lunch break||12.15pm||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 5||1pm||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Round 6||1.45pm||Monday 13th May 2019|
|Departures||2.30pm (estimate)||Monday 13th May 2019|
Tiebreaks will be used to determine standing of all teams if necessary.
First three teams will receive gold, silver, and bronze medals. Medals will be individually engraved with each player's name and sent, with certificates, to school Principals after the event, for presentation at Assembly.
Players who score 6/6 will also receive medals and certificates.
School with top team qualifies for entry into Auckland Finals and National Finals. For National Finals, a second school qualifies for entry if 20 or more teams compete; a third school qualifies for entry if 30 or more teams compete.
Photos available from
|Gold||Hillsborough A||Abraham Chanwong, Hunter Po'e-Tofaeono, Ayaan Vasudeva, Tyleah Po'e-Tofaeono.|
|Silver||Cornwall Park District School||Oscar Shu Xuan Qin, Zihan Mei, Zanlin Shao, Miqi Lu.|
|Bronze||Hillsborough C||Allie O'Callaghan, Bailey Nagel, Naitik Sharma, Caleb Wong, Nithya Anegondi.|
|Perfect Score||Cornwall Park District School||Oscar Shu Xuan Qin.|
|Perfect Score||Hillsborough A||Hunter Po'e-Tofaeono.|
|Perfect Score||Hillsborough A||Ayaan Vasudeva.|
|Perfect Score||Hillsborough A||Tyleah Po'e-Tofaeono.|
|Perfect Score||Diocesan B||Ryan Zhou.|
Hillsborough and Cornwall Park District School qualify for the National Finals.