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camc
01-07-2019, 11:18 AM
27th ANU OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

A Class 4 Chess Grand Prix Event

The 2019 ANU Open is being held across the weekend of the 27th and 28th July 2019, at the ANU School of Art and Design, Childers St, Canberra. Now in its 27th year, the event offers over $3000 in prizes, including a top prize of $1000.


VENUE

ANU School of Art & Design, Building 105, ANU, Acton, ACT


SCHEDULE

Saturday 27th July

8:30am – 9:30am Registration
9:45am Open Ceremony
Round 1 10.00am Round 2 1:00pm Round 3 4:00pm Round 4 7.00pm

Sunday 28th July

Round 5 9:30am Round 6 12:00pm Round 7 2:30pm
5:15pm Presentations

RATE OF PLAY: 60 minutes a side plus 10 seconds per move from the start (Fischer)

ENTRY FEE: $80 Adult; $60 Juniors and Concessions. $10 discount for entries received by Friday 19th July. Entry is free for GMs, WGMs, IMs and WIMs. (Must register by Friday 19th July). Entries close at 9:30am on Saturday 27th July. An online entry form and a link to the tournament flyer (hit the download button) is here:

http://vesus.org/festivals/2019-anu-open/

Director of Play: IA Charles Zworestine

PRIZE LIST

Open Section

First prize: $1000
Second prize: $500
Third prize: $250 $
1800-1999 1st $200
Under 1800 1st $150
Best ANU Player 1st $100
Best Junior 1st $100

Minor Section

First prize: $400
Second prize: $250
Third prize: $150
1200-1399 1st $100
1000-1199 1st $100
Under 1000 1st $100
Unrated 1st $100
Best Female 1st $100

Players are eligible for only one prize. In the event of a tie for the trophy, the winner will be decided on a countback of scores. 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes are guaranteed. All other prizes are dependent upon the number of entries received. Unrated players in the Minor Section are only eligible for the Unrated Prize. Unrated players in Open Section are only eligible for Place Prizes. Rating and special prizes will be awarded based on the highest Score achieved – Score expected for each eligible player.

Enquiries:

Cam Cunningham Camcunningham8@gmail.com

camc
18-07-2019, 01:46 PM
2019 ANU Open and Minor - 28th & 28th July 2019

Reminder: Discount for players registered by Friday 19th July

Open Section Minor Section (Under 1600 ACF)
First prize: $1000 $400
Second prize: $500 $250
Third Prize: $250 $150
1800-1999 1st $200 1200-1399 1st $100
Under 1800 1st $150 1000-1199 1st $100
Under 1000 1st $100
Best ANU Player 1st $100 Unrated 1st $100
Best Junior 1st $100 Best Female 1st $100


Rounds
Saturday 27th July
Open Ceremony 9:45am
Round 1 10:00am
Round 2 1:00pm
Round 3 4:00pm
Round 4 7:00pm

Sunday 28th July
Round 5 9:45am
Round 6 12:00pm
Round 7 2:30pm
Presentations 5:15pm

RATE OF PLAY 60 minutes a side plus 10 seconds per move from the start (Fischer)
ENTRY FEE: $80 Adult; $60 Juniors and Concessions.
$10 discount for entries received by Friday 19th July
Entry is free for GMs, WGMs, IMs and WIMs. (Must register by Friday 19th July)
Entries close at 9:30am on Saturday 27th July.

Online registration at http://vesus.org/festivals/2019-anu-open/
If you are registering online and do not know your ACF/FIDE ID or Rating, simply put 1 in the required field.

camc
26-07-2019, 09:06 AM
2019 ANU Open Online Coverage - 27th 29th July

The 2019 ANU Open will have live coverage of the top 4 boards.

You can find the links to the live coverage as well as pairing and results at http://tournaments.streetchess.net/anu2019/

The first round starts at 10 am on Saturday, and there will be 4 rounds on the Saturday and 3 on the Sunday.

Zelgiusfan5000
28-07-2019, 08:43 PM
Congratulations to Luis Sanchez for winning the tournament on 6/7! Following closely behind on 5.5 are Junta Ikeda and Frederick Litchfield. You can see the final standings here: http://tournaments.streetchess.net/anu2019/www2019ANUOpen/standing.html