View Full Version : Stuart Wilson Trophy (ACF rated)-Gap Chess (Brisbane) registration open closes 5/8/20

02-08-2020, 10:30 PM
Hi All,

As mentioned in my previous post, The Gap Chess have now reopened.

The chess club will meet at Room B6 at The Gap State School this Friday night commencing at 7:30pm. New players welcome!

The tournament schedule for the Stuart Wilson Trophy is below. Time control: 60 min + 10 sec increment. This will be an ACF rated tournament. The draw will use a 7 round Swiss format.

Aug 7 - Round 1
Aug 14 - Round 2
Aug 21 - catch up night*
Aug 28 - Round 3
Sep 4 - Round 4
Sep 11 - catch up night*
Sep 18 - Round 5
Sep 25 - Round 6
Oct 1 & 8 - catch up night*/Round 7/play-offs if necessary
*Catch up nights are scheduled to allow games to be postponed.

If you are interested and would like to register, please contact The Gap Chess by Wednesday 5 August to join the Stuart Wilson Trophy for Round 1. I understand that there is a 20 person limit as per their COVID-19 plan, so if interested register ASAP.


Note: I am not part of the The Gap Chess Club Committee and am only sharing information as a member, as currently there are only very few ACF rated games being played in Brisbane (Games held by Redcliffe Chess Club and The Gap Chess that I know)

06-08-2020, 06:55 PM
Update "**Important** The Stuart Wilson Trophy commences this Friday. Please advise by 6:00pm TODAY (Thursday 6 August) if you need a half point bye for Round 1 or you wish to enter the tournament. Under the COVID Safe Plan we are only able to take 2 more entries for this tournament. The draw will be sent out by email on Friday morning. The club now only accepts club fees to be paid on the night in cash please! Happy Thursday ��"

07-08-2020, 10:48 PM
Great turnout today, we had 18 players playing. Good mix of young and experienced adult players. Should be a good tournament.

10-08-2020, 08:35 AM
Tournament results can be found here