'Open' tournament: $55 per player.
'B' tournament: $45 per player.
'C' tournament: $45 per player.
GMs and IMs Free.
No entries accepted after 8.30am Saturday 24th August 2019 or when full.
Club account for payment:12-3008-0301266-00 (state name & “PSM”).
Saturday 24th to Sunday 25th August 2019.
Northcote Community Centre, corner College Road and Ernie Mays Street, Northcote, Auckland.
Open to all players.
Non-NZL players must have FIDE ID issued by their chess federation.
NZL players without FIDE ID must provide full Date of Birth.
Three separate 5 round Swiss tournaments, FIDE and NZCF rated where possible.
'Open' tournament for players FIDE rated 1800 and above. Juniors rated below 1800 may be accepted.
'B' tournament for players rated below 2000.
'C' tournament for players rated below 1500.
The organisers reserve the right to shift a player to a different tournament if they feel an inappropriate one has been entered.
90 minutes each player plus 30 seconds increment per move from move one.
A player may take a half point bye in any one of the first three rounds. Notice must be given before the start of the tournament.
Free tea/coffee/juice will be continuously available to players.
|Start Time||Day & Date|
|Players Meeting||9am||Saturday 24th August 2019|
|Round 1||9.20am||Saturday 24th August 2019|
|Round 2||2pm||Saturday 24th August 2019|
|Round 3||6.40pm||Saturday 24th August 2019|
|Round 4||9.20am||Sunday 25th August 2019|
|Round 5||2pm||Sunday 25th August 2019|
|Prizegiving||6pm (estimated)||Sunday 25th August 2019|
|Plus Grade/Junior Prizes to the value of $200 per tournament|
PLEASE NOTE: No player may claim more than one prize. In the event of a tie, prize money will be shared.
Players eligibility for Grade and Junior prizes will be announced before round 3.
Players eligible for open or grade/junior prize would receive the highest monetary value prize.
|1st equal||4/5||CM Alphaeus Ang|
|1st equal||4/5||Evan T Capel|
|1st equal||4/5||FM Ben Hague|
|under2100 equal||3/5||Giovanni A Thornton|
|under2100 equal||3/5||WFM Jasmine Haomo Zhang|
|under2100 equal||3/5||WFM Vyanla M Punsalan|
|under1900 equal||2.5/5||Felix Xie|
|under1900 equal||2.5/5||CM Richard Meng|
|under1900 equal||2.5/5||Caleb Wright|
|1st equal||4.5/5||Clinton A Wells|
|1st equal||4.5/5||Hao Tang|
|3rd equal||4/5||Allen Li|
|3rd equal||4/5||Huy Minh (Timothy) Ha|
|under1475 equal||3.5/5||Narasimhan Lakshmi Ravi|
|under1475 equal||3.5/5||Boyuan Zhang|
|1st equal||4.5/5||Leo Noel Bainov|
|1st equal||4.5/5||Mathew Steadman|
|3rd equal||4/5||Tim Zhang|
|3rd equal||4/5||Kevin Shen Su|
|3rd equal||4/5||Kedar Walke|
|under16years||4/5||Kevin Shen Su|
L-R: Daniel Johns (secretary), Evan T Capel, CM Alphaeus Ang, FM Ben Hague, Neil Gunn (vice president).
L-R: Felix Xie, CM Richard Meng.
L-R: Clinton Wells, Hao Tang.
Huy Minh (Timothy) Ha.
Narasimhan Lakshmi Ravi.
Leo Noel Bainov.