Hull Rapid Play 2019
Sunday 6th January 2019 10:15-17:15
- The Royal Hotel Hull, Elizabethan suite, 170 Ferensway, Hull HU1 3UF. Map: https://goo.gl/maps/kY9sCLUpdSx.
- Venue is right next to Hull Train Station.
- Parking £2 at St Stephens Hull Shopping venue, 110 Ferensway, Hull HU2 8LN (5-minute walk away). Map: https://goo.gl/maps/BMbfkaoJDeP2
- Various options for lunch and coffees at St Stephens.
- ECF Membership required
- £15 (£10 juniors*), if Silver or higher membership.
- £22.50 (£17.50 juniors*), if Bronze
- Entries by 21st December 2018, including ECF grade and section.
*Junior < 18yrs on the day.
- 5 rounds Swiss
- Three sections: Open, u160, u120
- Time control: 25mins + 5 sec increment from move 1
- ECF graded
- Per section: 1st prize £100, 2nd prize £50, one £30 grading prize
- We reserve the right to alter any and all prize money if entries fall below the expected level.
- Current ECF Rapid play grade (min 10 games)
- If no rapid grade, the most recent ECF grade will apply
- Highest grade will apply in all cases
- You can enter a higher section but not a lower one
1st prize: Mike Surtees
2nd prize: John Cooper and Miles Edwards-Wright.
Grading prize (u178): Miles Edwards-Wright.
1st prize: Stephen Crow and Giles Dunn
Grading prize (131-146): Bryan Hesler
Grading prize (u131): Ned Carmichael
1st prize: Richard Atkinson
2nd prize: Steven Brooks and Steve Thrower
Grading prize (85-105): Steve Thrower
Grading prize (u85): Steve Donoghue