2023 Spring Cup


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Dates:_____.5 Thursday evenings, 17th Aug to 14th Sep

Times:____. Round 1 on 17th Aug 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:____5 round Swiss.

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

Prizes:         Medals or trophies awarded for overall placings and rating groups (U1000, U1300, U1600) at our end-of-year Presentation evening.

Registration & Entry fee:

Members: $10              – Payment to our bank account is preferred, however exact cash payment on the first evening will be accepted.

Non-members: $30      – Please pay to our bank account and notify the Organiser of your name, contact number and payment details

                                           by Tuesday 15th Aug. 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:________ One half-point bye allowed in the first three 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

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