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SHump
18-10-2010, 08:41 AM
Play Momentum chess in the Hardy Training Centre Hungerford Cresent (near the entry to Hamilton Gardens) from noon to 5pm on Sunday 7 Nov.

Cash Prizes will be given for highest scoring adult, and for the best U18, U14 and U10 boy and girl players. 90% of the entry fees less expenses will be distributed as prizes.

Parking is free and easy, opposite the cemetery.

Other information:
Entry fees (payable on the day):
$15 for adults
$10 for juniors or Hamilton Chess Club members

Momentum chess is playing different time controls in the same event - you can gain momentum or lose momentum, depending on how well you play at differing time controls:eek: . Here it will be: 5 rounds of 15 minute chess followed by 5 rounds of 5 minute chess.

Registration and payment (cash only) starts at noon. If you are interested in more details, then please contact us. And PLEASE register in advance - in makes starting so much quicker, and avoids disappointment! You can register online here (http://hamiltonchess.weebly.com/hardy-training-centre.html). See attached flyer.

SHump
01-11-2010, 06:05 AM
Hi All
Just a note that this event is on next Sunday! Come and enjoy 10 rounds of chess for a maximum of $15!

Rapid and blitz - where anything can happen, and often does.

SHump
07-11-2010, 07:26 PM
It was a fantastic weather day - well, even for chess! We played a 10 round event in the Hardy centre, our newest venue. All seemed to enjoy the location and it was pleasant to enjoy lunch under the shade of a tree. Daniel Han and Hilton Bennett, our olympiad returnees, shared the 1st place in the Open while David Chen again came in 1st in the U18 division. Some entries had to pull out at the last moment, so we hope to see you at the next Momentum event on 11th Dec.