MELBOURNE CHESS CLUB
CHRISTMAS SWISS 2012
A FIDE rated event, MCC Grand Prix event.
Featuring: GM Zong-Yuan Zhao! IM Max Illingworth!
When: Friday December 14th to Sunday December 16th.
Where: Melbourne Chess Club, 66 Leicester St. Fitzroy.
Format: 6 round Swiss.
Timetable: Round 1: Friday December 14, 7pm
Round 2: Saturday December 15, 10am
Round 3: Saturday December 15, 2.30pm
Round 4: Saturday December 15, 7pm
Round 5: Sunday December 16, 10am
Round 6: Sunday December 16, 2pm
Time controls: 90 min + 30 seconds per move.
Byes: Players may take 2 half point byes in rounds 1 – 4. Half point byes are not given in rounds 5 or 6.
Grand Prix: MCC Grand Prix (final event for the year)
Australian Grand Prix (class 2)
Oceana Grand Prix (class 2)
Prizes: The following prizes are based on 32 paying entries:
Rating prizes, to be confirmed
Rating: The event will be FIDE and ACF rated.
Arbiter: Kerry Stead (the best in the business!)
Pairings: Pairings will be done with Swissperfect
Parking: For advice on parking, please check the MCC website: www.melbournechessclub.org
Entry Fees: $65 full and $55 concession ($10 discount for MCC members)
Enquires: For any questions, please contact Grant Szuveges on 0401-925-075 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org