2024 Rooty Hill Summer Rapid

2024 Rooty Hill Chess Club Summer Rapid

FIDE Rapid and ACF Quick Rated Chess Tournament
9 Round Swiss using FIDE Endorsed Baku Acceleration

Time Control:
15 minutes + 3 seconds per move

Entry Fees:
Members: $10 for Adults & Juniors
Non-Members: $20 for Adults & Juniors

Entries close Sunday, 7th January 2024. Late entries incur a $10 late fee.

Rounds 1-4: Tuesday 9th January 2024
Rounds 5-9: Tuesday 16th January 2024

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Terms and Conditions

  • Entries are accepted only via our website.
  • Free entry to the following FIDE title holders. GM, IM, WGM and WIM. Entry must be received before Sunday the 7th of January; otherwise, the late fee is to be paid.
  • Play is governed under Article A.4 of the FIDE Rapid Laws.
  • 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 (less the processing fee) before the start of the tournament. Otherwise, no refunds will be issued.
  • Entries after Sunday, 7th January, will incur a $10 late fee for all.
  • Players not residing in Australia (Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident) must obtain a FIDE ID from their home federation before entering.

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