Southampton will host a Rapid Play Chess tournament on Saturday 2nd June 2018. The tournament will be six rounds of play with cash prizes on offer. Rapidplay tournaments are a great way to cram in a few games of exciting chess over a short period of time, the tournament features easy transport links by car or public transport. Refreshments will be available on site.
Previous tournament details can be viewed online at http://www.southamptonchess.org.uk/rapidplay/
DATE & VENUE
Saturday 2nd June 2018, at St Denys Community Centre, Priory Road, Southampton, SO17 2JZ. The Six Round ECF graded tournament offers guaranteed prizes per section, grading prizes may be awarded depending on entries.
- Round 1 10:00-11:00
- Round 2 11:15-12:15
- Round 3 12:30-13:30
- Round 4 14:15-15:15
- Round 5 15:30-16:30
- Round 6 16:45-17:45
Prize giving will be at 18:00
RATE OF PLAY
25 minutes per player with an additional 5 seconds per move.
Any player arriving more than 15 minutes late for a round will be defaulted and their opponent re-paired where possible.
HOW TO ENTER
- Enter Online from 15th April, at http://www.southamptonchess.org.uk/rapidplay/
- Complete the attached Tournament Entry Form
Once completed, the form should be sent to the address given for entries.