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Event Details

2015 Weekend Events

  • Date : 27 Jun 2015 - 28 Jun 2015
  • Venue : Somerset College great Hall, Somerset Drive, Mudgeeraba
  • Adult Price : $ 90 Per Player
    Concession Price : $ 70 Per Player
    Junior Price : $ 70 Per Player

Event Details

The Gold Coast Open is one of the biggest events in Australia! With over $7000 in prizes, it is also one of the richest tournaments in Australia! This years tournament is an Australian Chess and Queensland Participation Grand Prix category 5 event. The tournament is ACF and QJ rated.

There will be 3 divisions running on the weekend – Open, Under 1600 and Under 1000. The open division is designed primarily for players rater over ACF 1600. Organisaer discretion will be used when accepting entries to this event. The Under 1600 (ACF) tournament is perfect for club and social players, whilst the Under 1000 (ACF) event is great for younger players and beginners.

All players must be a member of the Chess Association of QLD. Not sure if you are a member? Click here to find out! To register click here.

When: Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June 2015.

Venue: Koala House (Sports Pavilion) at Somerset College on Somerset Drive, Mudgeeraba.

Canteen: Yes! A canteen will operate for the duration of the weekend.

Registration: from 8.30am – 9.00am.

*Note there is a late fee of $10 if not registered and paid prior to the event!!*

Key Times:

Saturday – Round 1 – 9.30am, Round 2 – 12.00pm, Round 3 – 2.30pm, Round 4 – 5.00pm

Sunday – Round 5 – 9.30am, Round 6 – 12.00pm, Round 7 – 2.30pm, Presentations – 5.00pm

Time Control: 60 minutes + 10 secs per move.

There is a forfeit time of 30 minutes from the start of the round.

Prizes (Open division):

1st – $1500, 2nd – $1000, 3rd – $500, 4th – $300, 5th – $250, 6th – $200, 7th – $150, 8th – $100

Under 2000 rating group: 1st – $200, 2nd – $100, 3rd – $50 and best junior – $200

 

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