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There will be seven rounds and play will commence at 10.30am. Each player has 15 mins + 10 seconds per completed move.
List of Entries
List of Entries
The event will be organised in the following sections: -
Major (max grade 170)
Intermediate (max grade 140)
Minor (max grade 110)
Entry fees are:
Open £16, Other Sections £13, all players.
Entrants who are not ECF Silver member or above must pay a surcharge of £7.
To become an ECF Silver member, to entitle yourself to the £7 membership discount, please click here
Entries on the day (subject to organiser's discretion) required to pay a late fee of £10.
Other sections: 1st £120, 2nd £60, 3rd: £30.
|Round 1||10:30 am|
|Round 2||11.40 am|
|Round 3||12:50 pm|
|Round 4||2.00 pm|
|Round 5||3.10 pm|
|Round 6||4.20 pm|
|Round 7||5.30 pm|
Eligibility for grade-restricted sections will be determined by the January 2017 ECF grading list. All sections will be ECF graded and FIDE-rated. The following priority will be used for section allocation and seeding:
(1) ECF Rapidplay Grade
(2) ECF Standardplay Grade
(3) FIDE Rapidplay Rating (converted using the formula: (FIDE – 700) / 7.5)
(4) Other Rating Assigned by the Organiser
48 St. Brades Close, Oldbury, Worcestershire, B69 1NX
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Hot & cold refreshments will be available during the event. Smoking is not permitted on the premises. Birmingham A-Z ref: Page 87 1G. Free parking on site.
Equipment will be provided by the English Chess Federation.
Cross tables for each section will be published here...
Open: Major: Inter: Minor:
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