Venue and Timings

This will be an all-day event on Saturday 7th September. It will take place in The Rootes Building on the University Campus, immediately adjacent to the HASSRA reception.

Event Format and Rules

This is a National Championship event.

Each region will be invited to enter one repre­sen­tative.

The competition will be a 6-round Swiss system rapid play event played throughout the day. FIDE Laws of Chess will apply. Each player will be allocated 30 minutes on their clocks for each game.

A full set of rules will be issued to all competitors prior to the event.

Kit and Equipment

Competitors will be issued with regional t-shirts. Chessboards, clocks and stationery will be provided.

Lunch will be provided and refreshments will be available to purchase.

Further Information

For further information about participation in this event, or the regional qualifier, please contact your Regional Event Manager.