COVID 19 GUIDELINES
Crowborough Community Centre is currently subject to the mandatory requirement for masks to be worn everywhere within the Centre.
Hand Sanitisers will be placed throughout the venue and visitors are requested to use these and to maintain social distancing as much as possible while not playing.
Chess tables will be spaced out as much as possible in the playing hall and players are asked to not eat while playing and to remain at their boards as much as possible.
Picture shows the hall with 150 entries we are expecting maybe half that number for this event.
Windows in the playing Hall and the analysis Rooms will be opened regularly to allow good ventilation.
9.45 am ~ 5.30 pm
Crowborough Community Centre
Pine Grove, Crowborough TN6 1AR
6-Round Swiss tournament with
25 minutes per player plus
5 seconds per move from start
players below ECF and FIDE 2250 but Open to all Sussex
of any rating
Entry Fee £21.00
ECF Pay to Play Silver, Gold and
Platinum Members Exempt
Bronze or Non ECF Members £9.00
Close 5pm Friday 25th February 2022
entries close are refundable
Entry Online via https://bookwhen.com/crowboroughchessclub
SPONSORED BY WEALDEN DISTRICT
CHAMPIONSHIP SECTION Winner
3 Grading Prizes of
CHALLENGERS SECTION Winner
SPECIAL PRIZES From either Section
Veterans’ Prize (60+) £40
Junior Prize (U16)
Best MSCL Club
Sum of Best 3 scores
Trophies The Joe Berberich Cup will be awarded to the Championship winner.
The Albany Cup will be
awarded to the highest placed member of Crowborough Chess Club.
In a tie, sum of progressive
scores will be used to determine trophy winners but cash prizes will be split.
The Lowest third of players by rating will be allocated to the
entering a preference to only play in the Championship has been indicated
List of entries in the
Championship section will be split into four bands sorted by rating.
Players in the top band
will be eligible to win the main prizes only.
The players in each of
the other bands will compete for the main prizes or within their section for a
Bands will be
published before the start of round 2.
Round 1 10.00
Round 2 11.15
Round 3 12.45
Round 4 14.00
Round 5 15.15
Round 6 16.30
FIDE Rapidplay Rules
This is a registered ECF Game Fee event.
Results will be sent to the ECF
for Rapidplay grading.
Rating used will be first
1. ECF OTB Rapidplay Rating
2. ECF OTB Standard Rating
3. Highest ECF Online
4. FIDE Rating
Unrated players cannot
win grading prizes.
Entry restricted to
ECF and FIDE 2250 but
Open to all Sussex players of any
Competitors can only
win one cash prize and prizes will be allocated as the Tournament Director
The organisers reserve
the right to refuse entry without explanation.
The organisers reserve
the right to adjust the format and prizes if entries are low
The decisions of the
Tournament Director will be
Tournament DirectorJonathan Tuck
Tournament Enquiries to;
Crowborough Chess Club
David Fryer, Brackenhurst
Kings Chase, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 1RQ
Mobile 07919 402315