June 1st-3rd, 8th-9th 2019 - 1st International Young Masters Invitational, Auckland.
A FIDE rated event where GM norms may be available. Scheduled to allow local players the opportunity to play without need to take days off work since games would only be played on weekends or public holidays.
Entry is free and by invitation only. Extra conditions (Free: Flights, board and lodging, excursions on non playing days, etc.) for foreign players. There is no application process, the organisers will invite those who meet criteria.
9 round event with 2 rounds per day except for final day.
Rate of play for all games is a single time control of 90 minutes per player with 30 seconds increment per move for all moves.
Minimum total prizefund of USD10,000.
More details will follow.