Canterbury Chess Club

LOCATION

The Lakemba Club, 26 Quigg St. Lakemba, NSW, 2195

WHEN?

Monday evenings

       7:00pm for social chess

       Tournaments from 7:30pm

WHO CAN PLAY?

To play in our tournaments players must hold the following annual memberships:

       Canterbury Chess Club membership (currently $10)

       Canterbury Bulldogs Leagues Club membership (currently $15 or concession)

       At least an associate membership of NSW Chess Association (currently $10)

JUNIORS (under 18)

Must be accompanied by an adult and to play in our tournaments must be a member of either the NSW Junior Chess League or the NSW Chess Association.

INQUIRIES

ALEXANDRE MERHI: PHONE 95848121

eastern_star2@hotmail.com OR FRED FLATOW: PHONE 95881807

 

PROGRAM FOR 2017

DATE

EVENT

NOTES

Jan 2

Game against Kassparove chess Russian forum

Summer Holidays

Jan 9,16,23, 30

Social Chess (Lightning)

7 rounds (5 minutes)

Feb 6

Annual General meeting (Lightning)

7 rounds (5 minutes)

Feb 13, 20, 27

Canterbury Rapid Championship

9 rounds over 3 Mondays

20 minutes + 10 secs/move

March 6, 13, 20, 27

April 3, 10, 24

Canterbury Championship

7 rounds

90 minutes + 30 secs/move

April 17

Social Chess

Easter Monday

May, 1

Club Lightning Championship

9 rounds (5 minutes)

May 8, 15, 22, 29

June 5, 19

IM George Xie lectures
1,2,3,4,5,6

1 hour lecture followed by social chess

June 12

Social Chess

Queens Birthday

June 26

July 3, 10

Canterbury Winter Rapid

9 rounds over 3 Mondays

20 minutes + 10 secs/move

July 17, 24, 31

Aug 7, 14, 21, 28

 

Canterbury Winter Swiss

7 rounds over 7 Mondays

1hr + 30 seconds/move

Sep 4, 11

Canterbury Spring Allegro

9 rounds over 2 Mondays

15 minutes/game without increment

Sep 18, 25

Oct 9, 16, 23, 30

Nov 6

Canterbury Open (Prize money $500 over 3 divisions)

7 rounds over 7 Mondays

1hr + 30 secs/move from start

Oct 2

Social Chess

Labour Day

Nov 13, 20, 27

Social Lightning

7 rounds 5 minutes/game

Dec 4, 11

Social Lightning

7 rounds 5 minutes/game

Dec 18

Presentation Night

END of Year Party
Lightning

7 rounds 5 minutes/game

Dec 25

Social

Christmas Day