PDA

View Full Version : 2021 MCC Boxing Day Blitz (Sunday - 26 Dec @ 1pm)



Thai Ly
11-12-2021, 09:22 PM
MCC will be holding a Blitz on Boxing Day to see out the year.

The tournament will be similar in format to the AFL Grand Final Blitz held in previous years (but not recently due to lockdowns).

2021 MCC Boxing Day Blitz

Venue: Melbourne Chess Club, 66 Leicester Street, Fitzroy

Date: Sunday 26 December 2021

Time: Starts at 1pm.

Format: 13 round blitz Swiss.

Time control: 3 mins + 2secs/move.

Entry fee: $12 for full member, $10 for concession/junior member. Add $10 for non-members.

Organiser: Chris Kolak 0425 859 903

Enter Online via Tornelo: https://tornelo.com/chess/orgs/melbourne-chess-club/events/2021-mcc-boxing-day-blitz/summary

(Note: MCC will be following all current government COVID directives - details on Tornelo entry screen)

Igor_Goldenberg
19-12-2021, 10:08 AM
Is there a free entry for titled players?

MichaelBaron
19-12-2021, 10:31 AM
Is there a free entry for titled players?

MCC Members FMs and IMs -Free
GMs - all free!

Also, MCC Membership for the Year 2022 is available at reduced rate (85/year only!!!)

MichaelBaron
25-12-2021, 07:54 PM
A reminder that the Boxing day blitz is on tomorrow! Do not miss such a great opportunity to save your $$$ by playing chess instead of shopping!

MichaelBaron
26-12-2021, 05:05 PM
https://tornelo.com/chess/orgs/melbourne-chess-club/events/2021-mcc-boxing-day-blitz/divisions/default/standings
Final blitz results:
12/13 proved to be insufficient not to lose Tornelo rating points :).
The highlight of the tournament is fantastic performance of Rheynash who scored a good win over me as well as 11/13 overall! Great play by the young talent!