Venue and Timings
This will be an all-day event on Saturday 9th September.
It will take place in The Rootes Building on the University Campus.
Event Format and Rules
This is a National Championship event.
Each region will be invited to enter two representatives.
The competition will be a 5-round with a time control of 25 minutes per player plus 5 second increments from move one.
FIDE Laws of Chess will apply. Games should last around a maximum of one hour or slightly longer.
Any play-off will be at a faster speed – possibly 10 minutes plus 5 second increments from move one.
A full set of rules will be issued to all competitors prior to the event.
Kit and Equipment
Chessboards, clocks and stationery will be provided.
Lunch will be provided and refreshments will be available to purchase.
For further information about participation in this event, or the regional qualifier, please contact your Regional Event Manager.