2016 Karl Sealy Memorial Chess Championship

May 14th – 16th 2016

Invitational Section:               Invitation Only, Players rated over 1900

Development Section:             Players ratedunder 1900

Playing Site:                          The Bridgetown Chess Centre, CavansLane,

Bridgetown

Time Control:                      Digital 1hr 30mins. + 30sec. increment

Default:                                   30minutes after actual start of round

Tie Breaks:                             Individual Results, Sonnenberger, Bucholz, Median-Bucholz

 

Invitational Section

Format:      Six player Round Robin byinvitation only for players with FIDE rating over 1900

Rounds:

  •                    1 & 2 at 10:00am and 3:00pm on Saturday 14th May 2016
  •                    3 at 3:00pm Sunday 15th May 2016
  •                    4 & 5 at 10:00am and 3:00pm on Monday 16th May 2016

Entry Fee:   $50.00

Prize:                    Based on entry fees: 80% of entry fees- 1st 40% 2nd 30% 3rd 20% 4th10%.Cash prizes are shared in case of ties (finishing on the same points)

 

Development Section

Format:       Five Round Swiss for players with FIDE rating under 1900

Rounds:

  •                     1 & 2 at10:00am and 3:00pm on Saturday 14th May 2016
  •                     3 at 3:00pm Sunday 15th May 2016
  •                     4 &5 at 10:00am and 3:00pm on Monday 16th May 2016

Entry Fee:   $20.00

Prize:          Trophies 1st – 3rd, Best Female, Best Under-1400 Rated player and Best Unrated Player.A player may only receive one prize in order of precedence above.

 

Registration

By telephone, ContactMr. Allan Herbert at 421-8468/2313710 or Mr. Kelvin Daniel at 426-8008/234-1659 on or before Friday 13th May 2016.

Registration for Chess Club section is restricted to 26 players so register early.

In event of an over subscription to the Chess Club Section priority will be based on:

  • Members of Women Olympiad Team
  • Members of 2016 CARIFTA Team
  • Participants in 2016 Sub-Zonal
  • Date of registration
  • Players who have played against Karl Sealy
  • FIDE Rating
  • Drawing of lots

All entry fees must be paid by 9:30 a.m. on Saturday May 14th, 2016.

 

Prize Giving Ceremony

Monday 16th May 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

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