2019 Crewe Chess Congress

OPEN SECTION FIDE RATED

27-29 September 2019

Hosted at the Ibis Styles Hotel

Full disabled access

Emperor Way, Crewe Business Park CW1 6BD

Free carparking

car must be registered on arrival

Telephone Ibis Styles on 01270 506620 for chess players' discount

£49 per night B & B with full English

Tournament Director & Chief Arbiter: Matthew Carr

Contact details:

Directions On foot: 10 minute walk, Exit Crewe Station and turn right. At the 1st roundabout, use pedestrian access along the dual carriage way (B&Q will be on your right). At the 2nd roundabout (750 m) take the 3rd exit onto Electra way. The Ibis Hotel is 200m on your left hand side.

Refreshments

Light refreshments at chess player rates, and bar facilities are available from the bar at all times.

Management Request

Only food and drink purchased from the hotel can be consumed on the premises.

Prizes

For all sections: 1st: £240 - 2nd: £120 - 3rd: £60 - Grading Prize: £30

The Small Print

Timetable

BYES:

A player may claim a half-point bye for any one of the first four rounds, provided it is claimed on the Entry Form.

RATE OF PLAY:

Fischer timing 110 minutes + 10 secs per move.

Entry fee applying to all four sections:

(THERE WILL BE £5 DISCOUNT APPLIED TO THESE PRICES FOR REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT BEFORE MIDNIGHT 22ND SEPTEMBER)
Open section Entrants must be Gold or Platinum ECF members.

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT

Please register for the competition by completing the form below.

Upon submission, you will be given a reference number. Use this reference number when paying the fee; either as the reference in a bank transfer or write on the back of any cheque or Postal Order (Please DO NOT send cash in the post).

Payment Details

Bank Transfer:

Account Name: CREWE CHESS CONGRESSES, Account Number: 39443568, Branch Sort Code: 309626.

Cheque/P.O.:

Payee: CREWE CHESS CONGRESSES. Send to: Crewe Congress, 159 Broad Street, Crewe, CW1 3UD

Crewe 2019 Chess Congress online entry form:

£38.50 - Adult
£31.00 - Adult Silver or above ECF Membership
£34.50 - Junior
£27.00 - Junior with Silver or above ECF Membership
Discount for early payment: -£5.00
(Payment must be recieved before midnight 22nd September 2019)

Total: £0.00

Submit Form

A note for your diary

The next rapidplay congress is planned for 17th May 2020 at the same venue.

Current Entrants

Open Section

Name
Club
Grade
Timothy Spanton
Battersea
168
Geoffrey m Brown
Folkestone
172

Major Section

Name
Club
Grade
Brendan Ogorman
DHSS
154
Graham Ashcroft
Preston
162
Kevin Winter
Bradford
153
Robert Clegg
Huddersfield
151
David Patrick
Calderdale
161
Peter Fisher
Wrexham
136
Bob Stephens
Manningtree
144
Andrew Beswick
Chorlton
111
John Cawston
Yorkshire Terrier
155

Intermediate Section

Name
Club
Grade
Paul robert Jackson
None
118
David Price
Crewe
119
Dennis Bonner
Telepost
107
Alan Kelly
Wallasey
108
Julian Hawthorne
Fenton
128
Murdo Mclaurin
Edinburgh University
122
John Sutcliffe
Chester
126
Paul Billington
Telepost
none
Stan Lovell
Braille C A
120
Michael Horne
Presteigne
123
Stuart Hull
Fenton
94

Minor Section

Name
Club
Grade
Nigel Gardner
CREWE
89
Peter j Hughes
mutual circle
104
Steve Wilson
Telepost Shrewsbury
92
Martin Chadwick
Meir
74
Martin Ayres
Telepost Shrewsbury
68
Alan Riddle
Limewood & Scarcroft
75
Patrick Coleman
Lytham S A
104





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Registration successful, your reference number is

Please include your reference number with your payment or any correspondence.

Thank you for entering the 2019 Crewe Chess Congress. Your entry will appear in the table of current entrants now, but you will not be officially entered until payment of £ has been received.

Thank you and Good Luck!

We reserve the right to alter prizes depending on the entries.
All decisions of the organisers pertaining to the Congress shall be final
All ungraded players must provide proof of playing ability
Ungraded players are not eligible for grading prizes
A player will receive only the higher if two prizes are won.