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03-07-2018, 07:39 AM
The NSW Rapid Championship will be held this weekend. Full details below:

Venue: Ryde-Eastwood Leagues Club 117
Ryedale Road West Ryde,
NSW (Easy walk from West Ryde train station)
Licensed club rules apply

When: Sunday 8th of July

NOTE: All players must have a FIDE Identification number.

Australian Citizens & Permanent residents without FIDE id numbers will need to provide DOB prior to the start of the event or their entry will not be accepted.

Foreign players without a FIDE id number will not be accepted. They will need to obtain a FIDE id number from their National Federation and advise that number prior to their entry being accepted.

7 rounds from 11 a.m. until approximately 7.30 p.m.
(Registration closes 10.30 a.m.)

Time Limit: 20 minutes each per game plus 10 seconds per move.

Entry Fee:
If registered by 6 July: $25 including all titled players
If registered after 6 July: $35 including all titled players

1st $200 2nd $150 3rd $100
U2000 $100
U1800 $100
U1600 $100
U1400 $100

Prizes based on 45 entries

The event will be ACF & FIDE rated. All foreign players must have a FIDE Identification number.

You need to register and pay by 7 July to be eligible for the early entry fee.

Players are eligible for 1 prize only. Unrated players are not eligible for rating-restricted prizes.

Forfeit times: Any player who arrives at the chessboard more than 10 minutes after the start of the session shall lose the game unless the arbiter decides otherwise.

All NSW resident players must be full members for 2018 of (or join) the NSWCA or the NSWJCL.

By entering the event, players acknowledge that the decision of the organiser (NSWCA) is final.

All prizes not redeemed within 12 months will be treated as donations to the next Olympiad.

For further information email tournaments@nswca.org.au or visit the NSWCA website: www.nswca.org.au