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59TH NORTHUMBERLAND CHESS CONGRESS

Four separate sections with over £2,200 in prize money

OPEN—FIDE RATED

No rating restrictions.
Prizes: £350, £200, £100 + 2 grading prizes
Entry fee £30
(ECF Gold/Platinum member or non ENG) all others please add £11.00 ‘Pay to Play’

THE IAN LAMBIE MAJOR

Restricted to players of 1900 ECF and below

Prizes: £350, £200, £100 + 2 rating prizes

Entry fee £30

(ECF Bronze, Supporter or non-member please add £9.00 ‘Pay to Play’)


THE NORA HUNTER MINOR

Restricted to players of 1675 ECF and below
Prizes: £350, £200, £100 + 2 rating prizes
Entry fee £30
(ECF Bronze, Supporter or non-member please add £9.00 ‘Pay to Play’)

THE FOUNDATION

Restricted to players of 1450 ECF and below who have never won a main prize in a congress

Prizes: £75, £50, £25 + 1 rating prize + best unrated player

Entry fee £15 (ECF Bronze, Supporter or non-member please add £7.50 ‘Pay to Play’)

Juniors & Women who have never joined the ECF before can join free for a year.

Please go to www.englishchess.org.uk

JUNIOR / SENIOR PRIZES

There will be book prizes for the best performance by a Senior and Junior as judged by the Organiser

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VENUE


The Parks Leisure Centre, Howdon Road, North Shields, North Tyneside, NE29 6TL

Friday 29th September to Sunday October 1st, 2023.

Congress organiser: Mick Riding

07852 192072

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CONGRESS TIMETABLE

Round 1 Friday 29th September 7.00pm - 11.00pm
Round 2 Saturday 30th September 10.00am - 2.00pm
Round 3 Saturday 30th September 2.30pm - 6.30pm
Round 4 Sunday 1st October 10.00am - 2.00pm
Round 5 Sunday 1st October 2.30pm - 6.30pm

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