Date(s) - 28/05/2021
19:00 - 20:30
SA Chess Hub Lichess Team
South African Chess Hub presents
35th Friday Night Weekly Blitz
Sponsored by Le Chevalier Chess
Elite Section – 3+2 with berserk
Tournament link: https://lichess.org/tournament/IST4EIRj
Open Section (under 1700 lichess rating) – 5+3 with berserk
Tournament link: https://lichess.org/tournament/InWiWYhP
Prizes sponsored by Le Chevalier Chess:
- 1st place – R 300
- 2nd place – R 200
- 3rd place – R 100
- R100 lucky prize draw
Prizes are subject to fair-play/anti-cheating review and will be withheld if there is any suspicious activity. We retain the right to report players suspected of breaking fair play rules.
Sponsor: Le Chevalier Chess Championship
Our sponsors, Le Chevalier Chess, will be hosting a 20 player over-the-board rapid championship on Saturday, 19 June 2021 at the prestigious Pont de Val Winery (1 hour from Johannesburg) with an incredible R 18,000 prize fund – 1st R7500 | 2nd R5000 | 3rd R3500 | 4th R2000!!
The online qualifiers will take place on 5 & 6 June 2021 in the form of a Lichess Blitz (3+2) Arena with the top 10 finishers qualifying for the over-the-board tournament.
Entry fee is R100. Go to www.chevalier.co.za to register now.
Free entry to all registered members of South African Chess Hub.
Register free account and join the Lichess team before 6pm to ensure you are accepted in time.
Join our Whatsapp group for event updates and reminders:
Organiser: Paul Wilson – 083 461 8742