2018 MCC Championship Enter Entries

Dates:   Monday February 5th – Monday April 16th (no play March 12th due to Begonia Open and April 2nd due to Doeberl Cup)
Location:   Melbourne Chess Club - 66 Leicester St, Fitzroy

Organiser: Simon Dale (0407834027, scd@thecrag.com)
Arbiter: Alexej Khamatgaleev (0426731726, melbchessclub@gmail.com)

Format9 Round Swiss, ACF & FIDE rated
Time control:  90 minutes + 30 seconds per move
  (Half hour forfeit time from published start time)

Entry fees:  
   You must be a club member to register (join here)
   $75 Full Member, $65 Concession / Junior Member 
   IMs & FMs free.

    Round 1: Mon 5th Feb, 7.15pm
    Round 2: Mon 12th Feb, 7.15pm
    Round 3: Mon 19th Feb, 7.15pm
    Round 4: Mon 26th Feb, 7.15pm
    Round 5: Mon 5th Mar, 7.15pm
    -- no game on 12th Mar due to Begonia Open --
    Round 6: Mon 19th Mar, 7.15pm
    Round 7: Mon 26th Mar, 7.15pm
   -- no game on 2nd Apr due to Doeberl Cup --
    Round 8: Mon 9th Apr, 7.15pm
    Round 9: Mon 16th Apr, 7.15pm 

Byes: Up to two half point byes for rounds 1-7.

Brilliancy Submissions: On Chess Microbase. (please send PGN to organiser or submit score sheet after game)

Prizes: $2300 prize pool based of 45 entries

1st: $700
2nd: $400
3rd: $300
Rating 1: 1st-$200 & 2nd-$100
Rating 2: 1st-$200 & 2nd-$100
Rating 3: 1st-$200 & 2nd-$100
Unrated: Free MCC tournament entry
Brilliancy Prize: $40 book voucher at club bookshop