I've been advised that contact information for the ACT Winter Open/Minor has been updated. If you need to speak to the organisers (to request byes, for further information etc), please contact Shaun Press via mobile (0488 954 938) or email (shaun...@gmail.com).
ACT Winter Open/Minor (Formerly ANU Open)
An ACT Chess Association event - Not an ACTJCL event
23rd, 24th and 25th July
ACF Rated and FIDE rated*
The ACT Chess Association will run the ACT Winter Open at Campbell High School from Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th July. Unlike previous years, the tournament will have a six-round format with a 60+30 time control, and it will be ACF and FIDE (international) rated.
Juniors have the option of playing in either the Open or the Minor/Under 1600 rated division. Juniors who are unrated or who have standard ratings below 1000 should consider playing in the Minor division.
Venue: Campbell High School, Treloar Crescent, Campbell ACT (next to War Memorial)
Time control: 60m + 30s
Divisions: Open and Minor/Under 1600 sections (Both ACF & FIDE Rated)
Format/Schedule: 6 round swiss (Round 1 Friday 23rd July 7pm, Rd 2 10am Sat 24th, Rd 3 2pm, Rd 4 6pm, Rd 5 10am Sun 25th, Rd 6 2pm)
Prizes: $3600 in prizes. 1st Open $1000. 1st Minor $400
Limits: Currently limited to 64 players across both sections
Entry Fee: $80 ($60 concession) - GM, IM, WGM, WIM
Enter via Trybooking: https://www.trybooking.com/BSUYI
Current Entry Lists:
Minor/Under 1600 Division: http://tournaments.streetchess.net/actwinteropen2021/www2021ACTWinterMinor/
Contact: Shaun Press - Mobile: 0488 954 938, email: shaun...@gmail.com
(* Games involving players FIDE 2200+ will not be rated as per FIDE Rating regulations. All games will be ACF rated)