Two groups, with four Round SWISS Pairing, 2 games per round, time control 5 mins each (no increment). Games are not rated.
Following USCF rules for blitz which include touch move; taking king wins (no requirement to announce check); insufficient material to win when opponent's flag falls is a draw.
20 players maximum. Entrants split in to two groups A and B, with higher rated players placed in to Group A.
In-Person Registration Closes: 12:15pm
Entrants should confirm present by 12:30pm (spots will be re-allocated otherwise)
Round 1: 12:45 - 1:05
Round 2: 1:15 - 1:35
Round 3: 1:45 - 2:05
Round 4: 2:15 - 2:35
Group A: On Centre Gift Shop $25 Gift Card
Group B: Caffe Nero Gift Card ($25)
Best performance by a low rated player (from morning and afternoon tournaments) - J.P. Licks Prize Pack
To register on-line click here. On-line registration closes 10pm on July 9. Registration in-person on the day ends 12:15pm. Spots will be made free if players do not announce present at or before 12:30pm.
Players registered on-line and confirmed:
Est Blitz Rating
Dr Subir Roy
James (Finn) Flood