2023 Rooty Hill Blitz Championships

2023 Rooty Hill Blitz Championships

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Date: 4th of July
Time: Approximately 7:30 pm following the AGM
Time Control: 5 minutes
11 Rounds Swiss with FIDE Approved Baku Acceleration Method
FIDE Blitz and ACF Quick Rated

Entry Fees

Members: $5
Non-Members: $10
Late Fee: Additional $5 (After Monday 3rd of July)

Prize Money

1st: $100
2nd: $70
3rd: $50

Lower Half
1st: $50
2nd: $30

Note: Lower half prizes only eligible to rated players

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Terms and Conditions

Prize money is dependent on the number of entries in the tournament.
July FIDE Blitz Ratings and June ACF Quick Ratings will be used.
Rules of this tournament are governed under Appendix B Article B.4 per the FIDE Arbiters Handbook October 2022.
The decision of the arbiter is final, and no appeals will be allowed in the interest of not disrupting the flow of the event and the timing. (Article 11.10)
Prizes are paid via electronic bank transfer unless otherwise stated.
A full refund will be issued if you inform the organisers of the event of your withdrawal 24 hours in advance. Otherwise, no refund will be issued if you are absent.

Contact details: events@rootyhillchessclub.org or contact@rootyhillchessclub.org

Please ensure you email byes@rootyhillchessclub.org if you are unable to make it to your game.