Venue and Timings

This will be an all-day event on Saturday 11th September. It will take place in The Rootes Building on the University Campus, immediately adjacent to the HASSRA reception.

Event Format and Rules

This is a National Championship event.

Each region will be invited to enter one repre­sen­tative.

The competition will be a 6-round Swiss system rapid play event played throughout the day. FIDE Laws of Chess will apply. Each player will be allocated 30 minutes on their clocks for each game.

A full set of rules will be issued to all competitors prior to the event.

Kit and Equipment

Competitors will be issued with regional t-shirts. Chessboards, clocks and stationery will be provided.

Lunch will be provided and refreshments will be available to purchase.

Further Information

For further information about parti­cipa­tion in this event, or the regional qualifier, please contact your Regional Event Manager.