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Jason Hu
02-11-2009, 10:04 PM
Hey guys,

Sydney Uni Chess Club is proud to present you the Australian Universities Rapid Championships: http://www.sydneychess.org-a.googlepages.com/indexC.html
*There will be an awesome subsided social on the evening of the first day, more details soon.


When: 26th November, 9:30am registration, 10:00am - 4:30pm playing time
27th November, 10:00am - 4.30pm playing time.

Where: Level 4, Wenthworth Building, Sydney University.

Who: Open for all university students

Cost: $20 (includes lunch for both days)

Time Control: 20minutes + 10seconds per move.

Format: Universities may send as many players as they like. At the end of the tournament only the top 3 scores from each university will be counted towards the university team.

Prizes: There will be prizes for the top 3 individuals and top 3 teams.

RSVP by facebook or email!
Email Johny Shih on: ishi3737@uni.sydney.edu.au
Entries will also be accepted on the day.


Jason Hu
21-11-2009, 04:37 PM
Some early entries:

University of Sydney:
Jason Hu
Kai Meng
Johny Shih
Sebastian Jurd
Michael Robitnytskyj
Tuan Diep
Magdalena Luciuk
David McKenzie
Robert Hvistendahl
Tomek Rej (maybe)

University of Queensland:
Moulthun Ly
Ben Lazarus
Sarah Li

Blair Mandla
Arthur Huynh

Shan Sahn Qiao
Nicholas Leung

Notre Dame:
John-Stuart Plant


Thursday night social: Steakhouse plus bowling at north strathfield. The amount of subsidy will be dependent on number of people going.

Prizes: Trophies for the top 3 teams and top 3 individuals. All trophy winners will receive a dinner at Sydney's most exclusive Centrepoint Tower on Friday night. If you do not wish to attend, you can take $40 cash. You can only win 1 dinner, so if you win both team and individual, you just get 1 dinner.

Additional prizes for top 3 individual prizes: 1st $50 + dinner, 2nd $30 + dinner, 3rd $20 + dinner.

Let me know if you have any questions: jiaxian_hu@hotmail.com