Kapiti 2000 – our exciting new social rapid chess tournament!
The Kāpiti 2000 is a new chess tournament, open to all chess players with a rapid Elo rating under 2000. The Tournament is to be held on Sunday 27 May 2018 at the Kāpiti Chess Club Rooms in the Paraparaumu District Libray at 9 Ivor Trask Place, Paraparaumu. Play commences 9.00 am with registrations taken up to 8.45am.
The tournament is to be a single group 6 round swiss tournament with a time control of 25 minutes plus 5 seconds a move. Prizes will be allocated to the top 3 positions plus best junior and novice. The tournament is classed as a “Social Event” and is not NZCF Registered. Games will not be rated and a NZCF Surcharge is not required. Tea and coffee will be supplied. Whether you are a club player or a complete novice, the tournament offers a good day of chess in a relaxed, friendly setting.
Cost: Adults $40 / Juniors $20
Venue: Paraparaumu District Library
Date: 9am, 27 May 2018
How To Enter
First, fill out this form so we know you’re coming. It can sometimes take a few moments to send so please be patient.
Alternatively, click here to download the Kapiti 2000 registration form, which you can print and post to Lars Dobbertin-King, 139 Seaview Road, Paraparaumu Beach 5032.
Once you’ve sent that, please pass on payment using one of the following methods:
- Send a cheque (payable to “Kapiti Chess Club Inc.”) to the address above.
- Internet bank transfer to 06-0730-0064954-00. Please use your name as a reference.
- Bring payment along to any Kapiti Chess club night.
Please note entries that are unpaid 15 minutes before the tournament is due to start will not be accepted. Payments made on the day of the tournament will incur a late fee of $10. There is no need for NZCF registration to play.