Tournament

Warwick Rapidplay 2018

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PLAYER LIST

Entry:

All entries will be handled via the electronic ticketing system linked below:

www.warwicksu.com/events/4117/15055/

Enquires:

Preferred- Warwickunichess@gmail.com

Date: February 3rd, 2018

Location: Warwick University, Library 2, Library Road CV4 7AL

Format:

  • Seven rounds with a time control of 15 minutes + 10 seconds per completed move
  • The event will have two sections:
    1. Open (All players)
    2. Minor (Max grade of 135)

Entry Fees:

  1. £5
  2. There will be a £10 surcharge if registering on the day of the event

Prize Money: 100% of entry fees will go towards prize money (estimates based on 50 entrants- number in brackets gives percentage of total entry fees for each prize)

  • Open- Estimated Prize:  1st: £70 (28%) 2nd: £40 (16%) 3rd: £20 (8%) Grading Prize: £20 (8%)
  • Minor- Estimated Prize:  1st: £50 (20%) 2nd: £30 (12%) 3rd: £10 (4%) Grading Prize: £10 (4%)

Playing Schedule:

Round 1:          10:30-11:40

Round 2:          11:40-12:50

Round 3:          12:50-14:00

Round 4:          14:00-15:10

Round 5:          15:10-16:20

Round 6:          16:20-17:30

Round 7:          17:30-18:40

Closing Ceremony and Prize Distribution:      18:40-18:50

If you wish to have a ½ point bye for the first round please email us