CWP CAPE OF GOOD HOPE SWISS RAPID 2021

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 30/01/2021 - 31/01/2021
15:00 - 19:00

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Event Notes

REGISTRATION EXTENDED TO FRIDAY 29 JANUARY 2021 at 12:00
There is an additional admin charge for late registrations: 
 – Elite entry fee is R200
 – Open entry fee is R 70

Please carefully read the following event details and register below.

Please note that payment must be made using Payfast (credit/debit card or instant EFT) immediately when registering to avoid having to register again.

COGH SWISS RAPID 2021
CHESSA RATED
R5 000 GUARANTEED PRIZE FUND

Sections * Criteria Entry Fee Time Control Prize Fund
Elite

(Zoom play)

7 Round Rapid Swiss

(CHESSA rating 1700 & above)

R 150.00 20+5 sipm R 3300

(Top 1-5 Positions)

Open 7 Round Rapid Swiss

(CHESSA rating Below 1700)

R 50.00  20+5 sipm R 1700

(Top 1-5 Positions)

** LOC reserves the right to waive criteria in all the sections

** Tie Break: Sonneborn-Berger

** Entries to the Elite Section are limited to 50 participants

 

PLAYING SCHEDULE
Date Time Date Time
 Saturday

30 Jan

Round 1: 15h00

Round 2: 16h00

Round 3: 17h00

Round 4: 18h00

Sunday

31 Jan

Round 5: 15h00

Round 6: 16h00

Round 7: 17h00

 

PROCEDURE TO JOIN TOURNAMENT
Please JOIN your Section no LATER than 29 January 2021 as to avoid not being paired

  • Players must be logged onto Zoom 30 minutes before the start of each round. Failure to do so will result in automatic disqualification from the tournament.
  • Upon registration you will receive an automated confirmation email from SA Chess Hub that will contain the LINK to the SECTION.
  • Click on that link to start the JOINING process.
  • The LOC is not liable for a player joining his/her section late resulting in missing a round/s.
REGISTRATION  &  PAYMENT
  • Registration to be made using the South African Chess Hub website and payment to be made via PayFast
  • Closing date: Registration and payment must be made by latest Wed 27 January 2021 at 21h00.

 

PRIZE BREAKDOWN
Elite:

  • 1st  –  R1000
  • 2nd  – R800
  • 3rd  – R600
  • 4th  – R500
  • 5th  – R300                 

Open:

  • 1st  –  R500
  • 2nd  – R400
  • 3rd  – R300
  • 4th  – R250
  • 5th –  R250

Prize monies will be paid out within 48 hours after conclusion of the event.

Outstanding CWP affiliation fees of winners may be deducted.

 

FAIR PLAY
  • Pairings are done as per Lichess pairing system and all regulations in respect to using computer assistance will be strictly monitored.
  • Random games will be scrutinized by PGNSpy and its findings regarding cheating is binding on this event.
  • Please inform the Chief Arbiter should you suspect your opponent of breaching the fair play spirit.
  • Any person found guilty of cheating will forfeit any prize money won and will be banned from participating in future CWP events.
  • The organizers reserve the right to cancel or reschedule this event should they consider this necessary.
LOC CONTACT DETAILS
Registrations: Paul Wilson
email: paul@chesshub.org.za
Mobile: 083 461 8742Chief Organizer/Arbiter: Ricardo Minnaar
email: ricardo.minnaar@gmail.com
Mobile: 081 546 2221

Bookings

135 booked of 370 - 235 available spaces

Bookings are closed for this event.

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