52ND QUEENSTOWN CC OPEN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2023
August 26 @ 9:00 am - August 27 @ 6:30 pm
Registration Form: 52QCCOPEN2023.doc
1. The Championship will be organised and played according to the FIDE Laws of Chess
and the FIDE Rules for 60-minute Rapid Chess.
2. The schedule for the Championship is as follows:
26 August 2023, Saturday Round 1 9.00am to 11.00am
Round 2 11.30am to 1.30pm
Round 3 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Round 4 5.00pm to 7.00pm
27 August 2023, Sunday Round 5 9.00am to 11.00am
Round 6 11.30am to 1.30pm
Round 7 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Prize giving 5.30pm to 6.30pm
3. System: Swiss System of 7 rounds.
4. Venue: Queenstown Community Centre.
5. Entry fees: $30.00
All entries must be registered online. Online registration and payment can be made at onepa.gov.sg
(Please note that entry fees will not be refunded for withdrawn entries)
6. Format: The tournament will be divided into 2 sections:
Open Section : Open to all participants.
Novice Section : Open only to participants with no FIDE rating.
7. Prizes: The first prize for the Open Section is $400.00 and $200.00 for the Novice Section. All
other prizes will be announced during the tournament.
8. Closing Date: 13th August 2023 at 5.00pm. Late entries (including entries by post, fax, e-mail
and internet) will not be accepted. Confirmed entries shall be posted on the QCC Chess Club
Limited to 1st 180 entries. Entries will close earlier once the maximum number is reached.
9. Tie Break: According to Swiss-manager tie break