Event Details

Venue Details

Address
Cunard Building,
Liverpool,
Merseyside
L3 1DS

Email Address
info@englishrapidplaychampionship.co.uk

Phone Number
07921 912 637

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Prizes

English Rapidplay Championship 2017 Open (to all players)

  • 1st £1,500
  • 2nd £1,000
  • 3rd £750
  • 4th £500
  • 5th £250
  • Under 2300 £250
  • Under 2200 £250
  • Highest Junior £250
  • Top Merseyside Player £100

English Rapidplay Championship - Major (180 and below)

  • 1st £500
  • 2nd £300
  • 3rd £200
  • 4th £100
  • 5th £50
  • Two grading prizes of £50
  • Highest Junior £100
  • Top Merseyside player £100

English Rapidplay Championship - Intermediate (150 and below)

  • 1st £500
  • 2nd £300
  • 3rd £200
  • 4th £100
  • 5th £50
  • Two grading prizes of £50
  • Highest Junior £100
  • Top Merseyside player £100

English Rapidplay Championship - Standard (120 and below)

  • 1st £500
  • 2nd £300
  • 3rd £200
  • 4th £100
  • 5th £50
  • Two grading prizes of £50
  • Highest Junior £100
  • Top Merseyside player £100

Open Liverpool Rapidplay (Sunday only - Open to all players 180 and below)

  • 1st £250
  • 2nd £150
  • 3rd £100
  • 4th £50
  • Under 150 £50 + £25
  • Under 120 £50 + £25
  • Highest junior £50
  • Top Merseyside player £100

Junior Rapidplay tournament (Saturday only)

Under 12, 10 and 8 – trophies for winners plus chess equipment worth £50, £25 and £25 in each section. Winners will receive GM coaching worth £150.

English Rapidplay Championship

Sessions of Play

Saturday 23rd September

Opening Ceremony 11:15 am
Round 1 11.30 am
Round 2 1.15 pm
Round 3 3.00 pm
Round 4 4.45 pm
Round 5 6.30 pm

Sunday 24th September

Round 6 11.30 am
Round 7 1.15 pm
Round 8 3.00 pm
Round 9 4.45 pm
Prize Giving Ceremony 6.00 pm

Rate of Play

25 minutes with a 10 second increment. Swiss system of pairings

Prices

Open

Before 10th September After 10th September
GM's WGM IM WIM Free £35*
FM WFM £35* £40*
Untitled £35* £40*
Junior £25* £30*

Major/Intermediate/Standard

Before 10th September After 10th September
Untitled £30* £35*
Junior £20* £25*

*Please note a £7.50 charge applies to all players who are not silver and above ECF members.

Open Liverpool Rapidplay (Sunday)

Sessions of Play

Sunday 24th September

Opening Ceremony 10.15 am
Round 1 10.30 am
Round 2 12.00 9m
Round 3 1.30 pm
Round 4 3.00 pm
Round 5 4.30 pm
Prize Giving Ceremony 6.00 pm

Rate of Play

25 minutes with a 10 second increment. Swiss system of pairings

Prices

Before 10th September After 10th September
All players under 180 £20* £25*
Junior £10* £15*

*Please note a £7.50 charge applies to all players who are not silver and above ECF members.

Junior English Rapidplay Championship

Sessions of Play

Saturday 23rd September

Opening Ceremony 11:15 am
Round 1 11.30 am
Round 2 12.45 pm
Round 3 2.00 pm
Round 4 3.15 pm
Round 5 4.30 pm
Prize Giving Ceremony 6.00 pm

Rate of Play

20 minutes with a 10 second increment. Swiss system of pairings

Prices

All entry is free of charge