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Open Tournament


The Open tournament will be played according to the Swiss System in 9 rounds, with time control 90 minutes for the whole game + 30 seconds increment per move.

The Highest ranked players who are not already qualified will qualify for the 2016 British Championship. The first prize at the Open tournament is £1500. 

Gm and IM norms are expected to be possible in the Open Section.

 

Chief Arbiter: Adam Raoof


1st round – Sunday 10th April – 17.00
2nd round – Monday 11th April – 10.00
3rd round – Monday 11th April – 15.00
4th round – Tuesday 12th April – 14.00
5th round – Wednesday 13th April – 14.00
6th round – Thursday 14th April – 10.00
7th round – Thursday 14th April – 15.00
8th round – Friday 15th April  – 14.00
9th round – Saturday 16th April – 10.00

 


Prize List

Second Place

£750

Third Place

£400

Fourth Place

£200

Fifth Place

£150

£100 Best C.I Player | £100 Best Jersey Player | £100 Best Senior Player | £100 Rating prizes under 2300, 2150, 2000 | Trophies & other special prizes available