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2024 City of Adelaide Junior

April 22 @ 9:30 am - April 24 @ 4:00 pm

$20 - $50

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SA Junior Chess League Inc

Serving chess in SA for over 60 years

2024 City of Adelaide Junior Championships

Monday 22nd – Wednesday 24th APRIL 2024 9:30AM – 3:30PM

The City of Adelaide is open to all players Under 21 – it has a long tradition! – but will be played as 4 tournaments: the Under 21, Under 15, Under 12 and an Under 10 tournament and all will run for 3 days. Players in the u10 can play just one day if they wish. The players╩╝ age is that at the start of the tournament.

Please note the change in venue!

We will be holding these tournaments at Prince Alfred College this time due to safety concerns and noise issues with the new high-rise building being constructed near the Chess Centre

Played at Prince Alfred College,
23 Dequetteville Tce, Kent Town in the Dining Hall

Map of PAC, venue is 19: https://pac.edu.au/uploads/Documents/Prince-Alfred-College-Campus-Map-Events-Version_FINAL.pdf

The venue will be open from 8.00am on all days to allow parents to drop off youngsters before work. All games should be finished by 4pm.

Schedule Under 21: the games will be rated using the ACF Classic rating system

2 games daily: 9.30am – 12 noon, 1pm – 3:30pm. Clocks will be used with 60 minutes +10 sec/move per player per game. Players can take a half point bye but not for the last round.

Schedule Under 15 & Under 12: The games will be rated using the Rapid rating system
4 games daily: 9.30am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm. Clocks will be used with 25 minutes +10 sec/ move per player per game. Players can enter for just one or two days if necessary.

Schedule Under 10:

7 games daily: 9.30 am, 10.20 am, 11.00 am 11.40am and 1pm, 1.40pm and 2.20pm – 15 minutes per player for the whole game. A new tournament will take place each day with the overall winner being the player with the highest aggregate. Players can choose to play just one or two days if necessary.

Prizes – these may be adjusted depending on entries.
U21: 1st Prize – $120.00; 2nd Prize – $70.00; 3rd Prize – $50.00; Other age prizes as well

U15 & U12: 1st Prize – $80.00; 2nd Prize – $50.00; 3rd Prize – $30.00

U10: 1st Prize – $50.00 & others depending on entries – the more the better! The winner of each individual U10 tournament will receive a prize.

Entry Fee – $60 which covers all days but a $10 discount applies if you register online by Sunday 21st April 2024 using the following link:


Parents should inform us of any health issues when they register.

For more information, please ring or text Alan Goldsmith on 0401 67 2481 You can enter on the Monday morning but must do so before 9am. Entry for any one-day event is $20 or if playing just for 2 days $40 – no discount available online.

Lunches will be around 12.30pm and Pizza can be ordered each day for $8.


April 22 @ 9:30 am
April 24 @ 4:00 pm
$20 - $50
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Prince Alfred College