Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Centenary Rapidplay - Celebrating 100 years of the Coventry & District Chess League

The 2018-2019 Season marks one hundred years of the Coventry and District Chess League fostering chess across the Coventry, Warwickshire, and Midlands area! We will be running a Centenary Rapidplay to celebrate this joyous occasion.

Full Details found here: https://covchessleague.blogspot.com/p/rapidplay.html

Three Sections for Max Grade: Open, U145, and U110
Entry: £10 (Juniors: £5)

Coventry & District Chess League Centenary Rapidplay
SUNDAY 27th JANUARY 2019

Massey Ferguson Social Club, Broad Lane, Coventry, CV5 7NL

ECF Graded, and FIDE Rated.

Chief Arbiter: David Thomas FIDE Arbiter
Arbiter(s): Hok Chiu National Arbiter

***IMPORTANT LINKS***
PDF Entry Form with event details: https://tinyurl.com/entryformCDCL2019
Online Entry Form: https://tinyurl.com/CDCLR2019
Entries: https://tinyurl.com/2019Entries
Contact:E-mail (Preferred): coventrydistrictchess@gmail.com
Phone: 07804401784 (Contactable from 9th Dec 2018 onwards)

Playing Schedule
Round 1 10:30             
Round 2 11:45
Round 3 13:15             
Round 4 14:30
Round 5 15:45             
Round 6 17:00
Prizegiving 18:00

Prizes
Open: £100 (1st) £50 (2nd) £25 (3rd) £15 (Grading)
Other: £60 (1st) £30 (2nd) £15 (3rd)
CDCL Centenary Junior Champion: TBC

This webpage will be regularly maintained to reflect any changes/updates to the event. Please also read the PDF Entry Form for more event details.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Junior Chess Tournament

There is a Junior Chess Tournament being held in Coventry all Under 18's welcome


Full details are: -


Coventry Chess Club
1st Junior Open Rapidplay

Sunday 23rd  September 2018
Massey Ferguson Social Club
Broad Lane
Coventry CV5 7NL

An ECF graded event
Open and Under 120 sections



Entry fee
£3
Entries on the day £5 will be accepted at the organisers’ discretion

Eligibility
Players must be under 18 on 31st August 2018

ECF Membership
The tournament is open to players who are Junior ECF Silver, Gold or Platinum members. If your membership expires on 31st August 2018 you will need to renew it see details on the ECF website https://www.englishchess.org.uk/guide-to-renewing-your-ecf-membership/
.
New players can apply for free junior membership on the English Chess Federation website https://www.englishchess.org.uk/guide-to-joining-the-ecf/

Parental Responsibility
Parents or guardians must be present and remain responsible for their children during the tournament.

Time Control        All moves in 15 minutes plus 10 second increment per move.

Schedule                               
Round1  11:00 – 11:50 Round 2    12:00 – 12:50
Round 3    13:10 -  14:00 Round 4    14:20 -  15:10
Round 5    15:20 -  16:00

Prizes    
Medals will be awarded for the following scores :--
Gold 4½ or 5  Silver 3½ or 4 Bronze 2½ or 3.
All players who participate in the final round will be awarded a certificate of participation.                    
                                     
                                                  
Entry Form
Postal Entries send to:
Ed Goodwin, 1 Conway Avenue, Coventry CV4 9JA
Cheques payable to “Coventry Chess Club”

Email entry
Send entry details to edhgoodwin@gmail.com and pay by bank transfer to
09-01-32 93082588 (payer reference the player’s name)


Junior’s Details


Forename                                                                                                          
Surname                                                                                                         
ECF Membership Num. (12345):                                                                       
ECF Grading Reference (6 digits, followed by 1 letter):                                                                              
ECF Rapidplay Grade (July 2018):                                                                        
(If no grading reference or rapidplay grade you can still enter please give details of playing strength)
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy):(required for all players)                           /                       /                      
Section Entered (please tick)    120 or over __  119 or under __


Parent/Guardian’s Details
Telephone                                                                                                               
Mobile                                                                                                            
E-mail address                                                                                                       

Postal Address                                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                                   Postcode                                                                                        
Entry Fee     (£3 or £5 for entry on the day)  £