Rugeley Chess Club

2018 Rapidplay Tournament


Open - Open to all players
Major - Open to all players graded 160 or lower
Minor - Open to all players graded 120 or lower Entry Fee
Open £17.00
Other sections £15.00

Late Entry Fee
Entries on the day will be at the organiser’s discretion, and subject to a £10 surcharge.

Discretion to refuse entries
The organiser may refuse an entry or transfer an entry to another section without giving a reason.

ECF Membership
Players who are not ECF Platinum, Gold or Silver members must pay a surcharge of £7.50. Players can become members via the ECF website:
Or by phoning the ECF Office between 9am to 5pm between Monday to Friday: 01424775222


50th Anniversary

Three sections for Max Grade
Open, 160, 120

7th APRIL 2018

Lea Hall Social Club
Sandy Lane
WS15 2LB


Open Other sections
First £200 £120
Second £100 £60
Third £50 £30
Grading £25

Further prizes offered subject to number of entrants

Playing Schedule

Round 1 10:30 am Round 2 11:40 am

Round 3 12:50 pm Round 4 2:00 pm

Round 5 3:10 pm Round 6 4:20 pm

Round 7 5:30 pm Prize giving 6:30 pm

Time Control

The time control in all sections will be: All moves in 15 minutes plus 10 seconds increment per move.

Mobile Phones & Electronic Devices

Mobile phones and electronic devices are only permitted in the playing area provided the device is completely switched off. During play, such devices must be placed in a bag as agreed with the arbiter. Both players are forbidden to use this bag without permission of the arbiter.

Wheelchair Access

The venue is wheelchair accessible, a lift is available to the Garner Suite, with disabled facilities


A variety of hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and snacks will be available from 12pm provided by the Centre’s on-site caterers.

Organiser: IA Matthew Carr


please click on the following link Entry Form 2018


please click on the following link Entry Form 2018(pdf format)

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Rugeley Chess Club welcomes all old and new members to a game of chess.
Name Club Rapidplay Grade
C Hiley Rugeley 96