2023 Rooty Hill December Blitz

2023 Rooty Hill December Blitz

Open to both members and non-members.
If you are a member, please log in to the member’s portal to register.

FIDE Blitz and ACF Quick Rated
11 Round Swiss using FIDE Endorsed Baku Acceleration Method

Time Control:
5 minutes per player

Entry Fees:
Members: Free
Non-Members: $10
Late Fee: $15 for all

Tuesday, 12th of December

Round 1 starts immediately after Presentation Night

If you are not present for your first game, and you have not informed the arbiter, you will be withdrawn from the tournament. A $10 fee is to be paid to re-enter the tournament.
If you cannot make the first game on time, please email byes@rootyhillchessclub.org

Arbiters: Winston Zhao Chen & Jose Cyriac

Enter Here: For Non-Members ONLY

Terms and Conditions

  • Entries are accepted via our website only.
  • Play is governed under Article B.4 of the FIDE Blitz Laws.
  • Pairings by Vega using FIDE Approved Baku Acceleration Method.
  • December FIDE and ACF Quick Ratings will be used.
  • Decisions made by the Chief Arbiter on the night are final, and no appeals will be permitted for the purposes of not disturbing the flow of the tournament. (Article 11.10)
  • Full refunds will be processed, given at least 48-hour notice before the start of the tournament. Otherwise, no refund will be issued.
  • Entries after Sunday, December 10th is $15 for all players, regardless of membership status.
  • Players not residing in Australia must have a FIDE ID to compete. If not listed on the FIDE website, players must obtain an ID from their national federation.

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