2016 MCC Greg Hjorth Open Weekender Enter Entries

  Numbers are limited to 90, so avoid tears and enter early.

$6000+ Prize pool guaranteed
1st: $2000
2nd: $1200
3rd: $700
4th: $400
5th: $200
6th: $100
Rating 1, 1st: $200
Rating 1, 2nd: $100
Rating 2, 1st: $200
Rating 2, 2nd: $100
Rating 3, 1st: $200
Rating 3, 2nd: $100
Rating 4, 1st: $200
Rating 4, 2nd: $100
Rating 5, 1st: $200
Rating 5, 2nd: $100
Unrated: Free entry to another MCC tournament.
Hjorth Junior: $150 (biggest upset before last round)
Brilliancy Prize: $40 book voucher prize for library plus chance to win in overall Hjorth Brilliancy for the year.
* Rating groups will be announced during the tournament.
Dates: Friday 28th October - Tuesday 1st November
Grand Prix:ACF Grand Prix - Class 5
Register: https://mcc.enter.services/2016-tournaments/greg-hjorth-open-weekender/
Entries: https://mcc.enter.services/2016-tournaments/greg-hjorth-open-weekender-entries/
Location: Melbourne Chess Club - 66 Leicester St, Fitzroy
Organiser: Simon Dale (0407 834 027, scd@thecrag.com)
Arbiter: Kerry Stead (0413 688 893, kerrystead@iinet.net.au)
Rounds: 9 Round Swiss, ACF & FIDE rated
Time control: 90 minutes + 30 seconds per move
Entry fees: $90 Full Member, $80 Concession / Junior Member (add $15 for Non-Members)
Club Member IMs & FMs free. IMs not resident in Victoria free.
$5 early bird discount if paid before Wednesday 26th October.
Brilliancy prize: $40 voucher from MCC bookshop.
Byes:Two half point byes available from rounds 1-7
Timetable: Round 1: Fri 28th Oct, 7pm
Round 2: Sat 29th Oct, 10.30am
Round 3: Sat 29th Oct, 3.30pm
Round 4: Sun 30th Oct, 10.30am
Round 5: Sun 30th Oct, 3.30pm
Round 6: Mon 31st Oct, 10.30am
Round 7: Mon 31st Oct, 3.30pm
Round 8: Tue 1st Nov, 10.30am
Round 9: Tue 1st Nov, 3.30pm
Results/draw: On Chess Chat tournament discussion.
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This tournament has been registered for FIDE - https://ratings.fide.com/tournament_details.phtml?event=126314

Please pay early

Paying with credit card when you register online will help us run on time. If you pay early and have to withdraw we offer a full refund provided you notify us within 24 hours of the start of the event.

If you have already entered and want to make the tournament payment then you can do this through the following general payments page for the club's General Payments Page.

Round 1 pairing

Please be there before the first round starts.

If you are not there when we start round 1 you will not be paired (even if you have pre paid). This is because there are sometimes miss communications with round 1 byes.

If you are running late please call the arbiter or organiser and we will pair you.

If you do arrive late we will pair you with somebody else who is late.