Checkmate Challengers 2018

Updated June 20th, 2018

Checkmate Challengers 2018

When: 7.00pm Friday 6th and 9.00am Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th of July
Venue: The Chess Centre of South Australia,
10 Ranelagh Street, Adelaide.
Entry Fee: $50 Adult and $40 for Pensioners, Unemployed and Students if entry received

before 11pm, Thursday 5th of July. Late Entry +$10.

Format: Six rounds, Swiss system. ACF Rated.
Eligibility: Open to all players rated below 1600 on the latest ACF rating list.
Time Control: Fischer – 60 minutes + 10 seconds
Prizes:
1st: $400 + Trophy
2nd: $200
3rd: $100
Rating Performance: $100
Top Junior Boy/Girl: $80 each
Top Unrated Boy/Girl: $80 each
Round Times:
Saturday: 9.00 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM
Sunday: 9.00 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM
  Players may request up to ONE half point bye in rounds 1 – 5 before the start of the tournament.
Contact: Enquiries and entries to tournaments@sachess.org.au.

Entries will be accepted at the door up to 15 minutes before the start time, or by emailing tournaments@sachess.org.au with your details.


Checkmate Open

Updated June 20th, 2018

Checkmate Open 2018

When: 7.00pm Friday 6th and 9.00am Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th of July
Venue: The Chess Centre of South Australia,
10 Ranelagh Street, Adelaide.
Entry Fee:

$80 Adult and $60 for Pensioners, Unemployed and Students if entry received

before 11pm, Thursday 5th of July. Late Entry +$10.

Format: Six rounds, Swiss system. FIDE Rated, open to all players.
Time Control: Fischer – 90 minutes + 30 seconds
Round Times:
Friday: 7.00 PM
Saturday: 9.00 AM, 1:30 PM, 7:30 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM, 1:30 PM
  Players may request up to ONE half point bye in rounds 1 – 5 before the start of the tournament.
Prizes:
1st: $1000
2nd: $700
3rd: $400
Rating Performance: $300
1x Rating category: $300
Top Junior: $300
Contact: Enquiries and entries to tournaments@sachess.org.au.

Entries will be accepted at the door up to 15 minutes before the start time, or by emailing tournaments@sachess.org.au with your details.

Details

Date:
July 6
Event Category:
Tournament Secretary
Email:
tournaments@sachess.org.au
Website:
sachess.org.au

Venue

The Chess Centre
10 Ranelagh Street
Adelaide, SA 5000Australia
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Australian Young Masters and Junior Masters Tournaments

Updated October 30th, 2017

The Young Masters GM and IM norm event (Invitational) will run from Saturday 2nd December – Friday 8th December

FIDE, 90min + 30 sec per move

 

The Junior Masters Open will run from Monday 4th December – Friday 8th December

FIDE, 90 min + 30 sec per move

 

The Junior Masters U1200 will run from Wednesday 6th December – Friday 8th December

ACF, 60 min + 10 sec per move

 

The Young and Junior Masters is for all players under the age of 30.

 

Are you interested in playing? Why not register your interest HERE.

Want to know when all the rounds start and finish? The full schedule is available HERE

 

 

 

The tournament will take place at the Adelaide University. For more details check out the Venue page

We have listed some of the big accommodation websites for you if you are looking for a place to stay.

 

Fedja Zulfic, Sabrina and David Koetsier
2017 Organising Committee