This is a tournament that is gaining popularity every year with some great cash prizes!
♘Rapid Chess Open 2019♘
Dates: July 21 2019 (Sun)
Venue: Nagoya City Performing Arts Centre
1-3-27 Aoi, Higashi-ku, Nagoya city Aichi
3 min walk from Subway “Shinsakae” station
Time Control: NCS rated tournament, 6 rounds, 25min +10sec/move
Prizes: Total cash prize – 100,000yen
Open: 1st place – 40,000yen and plaque, 2nd place – 25,000yen and plaque, 3rd place – 15,000yen and plaque
A group (U1800): 1st place – 10,000yen and plaque
B group (U1500): 1st place – 10,000yen and plaque
*In case of a tie, prize money will be shared
All participants will receive a gift
Entry criteria: NCS members (membership registration is required before the tournament)
Entry fee: 8,000yen (U18 – 6,000en) Payable at the venue. If the fee is transferred before July 16th, there is a discount of 1,000yen.
Bank info: Yuucho 12120-79242231 Nagoya Chess Club
TD: Takahiro Horie
Registration Deadline: July 20th 2019
Registration: email firstname.lastname@example.org
Prize ceremony around 18:30
Tie-breaks: Buchholz, Sonnerborn-Berger, Performance Rating
Pairing allocated bye will be 1 point
If absent at the start of a game, we may receive a bye (0.5).
Schedule may change.