2016 Victorian Junior Chess Championship

THE 2016 VICTORIAN JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

Playing Venue:

The Knox School.

220 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South

 

Under 10, Under 8, boys and girls

Schedule: Saturday June 25, Rd 1: 10.00 Rd 2: 12.00 Rd 3: 14.00 Rd 4: 16:00

Sunday June 26, Rd 5: 10.00 Rd 6: 12.00 Rd 7: 14.00

Prize Giving: Sunday June 26, 16.00

Rate of Play: 30 minutes plus 30 seconds from move one.

 

Under 18, Under 16, Under 14, Under 12 boys and girls

Schedule: Saturday June 25, Round 1: 10.00, Round 2: 14.00, Round 3: 18:00

Sunday June 26, Round 4: 10.00, Round 5: 14.00

Monday June 27, Round 6: 10.00, Round 7: 14.00

Prize Giving: Monday June 27, 18.00

Rate of Play: 75 minutes plus 30 seconds from move one.

 

Note: If there are less than 4 players in the respective age-group, the tournament for that age-group may be cancelled or combined with another age-group.

Tournament format: For each age-group:

If there are only 4 players, it will be a double-round-robin tournament.

If there are 5-8 players, it will be a single-round-robin tournament.

If there are more than 8 players, it will be a seven-round Swiss tournament.

 

Appeal: The decision of the Chief Arbiter is final, binding and takes effect immediately.

Byes: 2 half-point byes can be taken for the first 5 rounds.

Forfeit time: 30 minutes

Ratings: Games will be rated on ACF Ratings

Ranking: The following order will be used: ACF Classic, ACF Rapid & then Arbiter's discretion

Payments: Bank Transfer to Canterbury Junior Chess or cheque to Chess Victoria

Bank Details:  Bendigo Bank BSB: 633 108  Account Number: 128270907

Entries: by mail to the address on the entry form or in person at the Box Hill Chess Club (21A Electra Avenue, Ashwood).

Enquiries: Peter Tsai Telephone: 0419 324 870 E-mail: chess@t-s-a-i.com

Prizes Total Prize fund based on 150 entries $4000 and many trophies (lower total prize fund if less than 150 entries)

 

Age Divisions:

The 2016 Victorian Junior Championships will determine holders of the following titles:

Victorian Open & Girls Under-18 Champion: Year of birth 1998 or after

Victorian Open & Girls Under-16 Champion: Year of birth 2000 or after

Victorian Open & Girls Under-14 Champion: Year of birth 2002 or after

Victorian Open & Girls Under-12 Champion: Year of birth 2004 or after

Victorian Open  & Girls Under-10 Champion: Year of birth 2006 or after

Victorian Open & Girls Under-8 Champion: Year of birth 2008 or after

If any of these winners choose to play in the 2017 Australian Junior Championships, their entry fee (early bird) will be paid by Chess Victoria.

 

 

 

ENTRY FORM 2016 VIC JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

Name ………………………………………………………………………………………….

 

Address. ………………………………………………………………………………………

 

………………………………………………………………………….Post code…….…….

 

E-mail ……………………………………………………Tel. No…………………………….

 

Date of Birth…………………………………………………………………………………..

 

 Age-Group:

The Open and Girls only tournaments will be separate tournaments.

For girls, they can elect to play in the Girls only or open tournament but not both.

For boys and girls, they can elect to play in an older age-group.

Please tick one box only:

Open

U8

U10

U12

U14

U16

U18

Girls

U8

U10

U12

U14

U16

U18

Note: Entry will only be accepted if one and only one box is ticked.

 

Entry fee (please circle one):

Early Bird (before 23rdJune 2016): $60

Full Fee (on or after 23rd June 2016): $70

On Day Fee (on 25th June 2016): $80

 

Please make cheque payable to Chess Victoria.

Send entries with cheque to: 35 Cookson Way, Burwood, Vic 3125

 

Send email entries to: chess@t-s-a-i.com

Payments: Bank Transfer to Canterbury Junior Chess

Bank Details:  Bendigo Bank BSB: 633 108  Account Number: 128270907

Please include Name of entrant(s) in the bank transfer

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