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|Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2008 12:19 pm Post subject: Stockport Rapidplay Sunday 1 February 2009
|THE 23rd STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY
AN ECF GRAND PRIX EVENT
A one day chess congress organised by Stockport Chess Club
SUNDAY 1 FEBRUARY 2009
169 Wellington Road South (A6), Stockport, SK1 3UA
OPEN Open to all
MAJOR For players graded below 160
INTERMEDIATE For players graded below 125
MINOR For players graded below 90
PRIZES EACH SECTION £120 £60 £30
ENTRY FEE EACH SECTION £13.00
JUNIOR(U17) & SENIORS(60+)£11.00
SENIOR AND JUNIOR PRIZES. STOCKPORT LEAGUE MAJOR,INTERMEDIATE AND MINOR TROPHIES
Round One 10.00am Round Four 2.10pm
Round Two 11.20am Round Five 3.30pm
Round Three 12.50pm Round Six 4.50pm
Each player will be allowed 30 minutes for all moves.
ECF Rapidplay rules apply.
The GUILDHALL is 1 mile south of Stockport Town Centre on the A6 (169Wellington Rd South, SK1 3UA). There is a large,supervised car park to the rear of the Guildhall. (£2.00p per car, payable on entry). Light refreshments and licensed bar facilities will be available.
The venue is 20 minutes walk from Stockport bus and railway stations.
By car, it is a few minutes from Junction 1 on the M60 Motorway.
There are regular buses on the A6 from Manchester and places south of Stockport.
STOCKPORT LEAGUE TROPHIES
The highest placed Stockport League registered player in the Major, Intermediate and Minor sections will be awarded an individual trophy.
JUNIOR, SENIOR AND ADDITIONAL GRADING PRIZES.
These will be awarded according to age and number of entries.
The september 2008 ECF grades will be used. Later grades will not count.. Players not on this list must quote their last ECF grade and state the year if they had one..
Ungraded players must give details of their strength, previous successes and grade if any. Except in the Open section, they may only win one half of the first prize. All other prizes will be paid in full.
STOCKPORT CHESS CLUB
meets on Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm
at the Ladybrook Hotel, Fir Road, Bramhall, Stockport.
New Members Welcome
Telephone for further information
Secretary Stuart Murray 0161-432-5605
ENTRIES It is a condition of entry that the organisers decision in any dispute is final. Entry can only be effected by payment of the appropriate fee. Competitors requiring a receipt must enclose an S.A.E.
Please make all cheques payable to: STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY
ENTRIES TO STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY
6 Shropshire Avenue
STOCKPORT SK5 8HE
Tel: 0161-494 8585
CLOSING DATE SATURDAY 24 JANUARY 2009
LATE ENTRIES late entries will be accepted subject to a surcharge of £3.00 before
1 February 2009 and £4.00 on the day.
STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY 2009 ENTRY FORM
Block letters please.
Stockport League Registered: YES / NO
Age at 01 / 02 / 09
(if reduced fee claimed)
(ungraded players see previous page)
Remittance enclosed: £
. Late Surcharge
. Donation towards congress expenses
OPEN MAJOR INTER MINOR
2008 N. Davies J. Hall K.Lockett M.Doherty
S. Haslinger R.Howley T.Fielding
2007 S. Haslinger N. Barnaby R. Clegg S. Finch
F. Spratt M. Connor J. Stirrup
2006 V.Daskevics H.Lamb N.Coward M.Doherty
N.Davies S.Harris J.Lobo
2005 S.Gordon M.J.Armstrong P.Stanley P.Massey
2004 S.Gordon H.Lamb R.Atherton R.Murphy
J.Horner U.Osas N.Coward
2003 N. Davies H. Lamb I. Baros P.Moss
2002 S.Haslinger S. Chevannes K. Linke M. Shever
L. Hu P. Plant