2023 Club Championship

                                                                        Results/Pairings                         Games


Dates:_____            Over 7 Thursday evenings, 12th Oct to 23rd Nov

Times:____.            Round 1 on 12th Oct will start at 8:00pm. All players should be present by 7:45pm to be included in the R1 pairings.

All other rounds start: 7:45 pm.

Venue:_____           Croydon RSL Hall, Civic Square, Croydon, VIC.

Covid precautions:_____ Air purifiers in operation. Please don’t attend if you have any flu-like symptoms. Wearing a mask is welcomed.

Format:____7        7 round Swiss.

Time control: ____60min + 30s/move. ACF Classic rated.

Prizes:                    1st: $140 plus trophy;    2nd: $100;    3rd: $60

Rating prizes:    U1600, U1300, U1000    $60 each,

Junior prize: $50                   (at most one cash prize per player)

Registration & Entry fee:

Members: $20              – Payment to our bank account is preferred, however exact cash payment on the first evening will be accepted.

Non-members: $40      – Please pay to our bank account and notify the Organiser of your name, contact number and payment details

                                           by Tuesday 10th Oct. For further information about the club please click here.


Bank Account details:

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.


Forfeit time: __30 min. It is important to notify the organiser of any foreseeable absence by text message as soon as possible. Failure to do so inconveniences your opponent and may result in a sanction such as enforced withdrawal and denial of entry to the next club tournament.

Byes:________     Two half-point byes allowed in the first five rounds only. Notify the Organiser at least a week before.

Arbiters:_____   Kyle Gibson (FA) & Ian Birchall

Organiser:__ _  Ian Birchall, E: secretary@croydonchess.com

                                         or Text:  0490 125 926          Please notify absences by text message.

Website:_____   ww.croydonchess.com _____ All pairings, results and games are published promptly on our website.