Croydon Chess Club
2019 Croydon Open
(7th Feb - 4th Apr)
Members: $25 - 2018 members can register, pay for entry & their 2019 membership on the first night (cash/cheque only) or to our bank account prior to the 4th Feb.
Non-members: $45 - Please register & pay to our bank account by 4th Feb. To register - email the Organiser with your name, address and phone number.
# Please note we may need to limit non-member numbers to ensure comfortable conditions.
Bank: Bendigo Bank, Mooroolbark
BSB: 633 000
Account Number: 133 628 222
Account name: Croydon Chess Inc.
When depositing, please include your name in the description so we can identify you. Also, please ensure all deposit details are correct. We will not be responsible for transfers that do not appear in our account.
Forfeit time: 30 min. It is important to notify the arbiter of any foreseeable absence asap. Failure to do so inconveniences your opponent and may result in enforced withdrawal from the tournament.
Byes: Two half-point byes allowed in the first five rounds only. Notify arbiter at least a week before.
Arbiters: Ian Birchall (M: 0490 125 926) & Kyle Gibson
For further information, email the organiser:
*# Please note that the club is running an internal U800 transition tournament in parallel with the Open in the same hall. The U800 is part of the club's junior development program and has a 30min/30s time control. Member U800 entry fee: $10.
Croydon Open 2019 – Prize Winners
1st IM Guy West $300
2nd Kyle Gibson $200
=3rd Garry Lycett, Ian Birchall, Tanya Kolak (=U1600), Ion Kloprogge (=U1600) $52.50 each
=Top Junior & U1200: Tiger Zhao, Jayden Zhang $90 each
=1st Timothy Brown & Chunting Li (Gold medal)
3rd Derek Qian (Bronze medal)