Dumfries Allegro 2015 - Cumbria Chess Association

Dumfries Allegro 2015
Saturday 4 April 2015
The Birkhill Hospitality Suite, 16 St Mary's Street,
Dumfries, DG1 1LZ, Scotland
5 Round Swiss
Open (over 1700)
Major (Grading Limit 1700)
Minor (Grading Limit 1400)
Round 1
Round 2
Round 3
Round 4
Round 5
All games are 30 minutes each for all moves.
Be aware! New allegro rule applies. An illegal move forfeits the game.
Tie-break Procedure for Open:
1. Result of Direct Encounters
2. Sums of Opponents' score
3. Blitz game: 5 minutes each.
* If there are multiple-way ties, (2) will be used ahead of (1).
Mobile phones or other electronic communication devices must be
SWITCHED OFF during play.
If you require exemption inform the organiser on the day
Organiser - Don Garford 01556 650515
e-mail – [email protected]
In all matters, the arbiter's decision is final.
Entry Form
Name ________________________________________________________________
Grade (estimate if ungraded) ___________
Pnum _________________
Allegro Grade (if known) _______________
Address ______________________________________________________________
_____________________________________ Date of Birth ______/______/______
Telephone ________________
Email ____________________________________
Section to enter (please circle the appropriate section):
Open (any grade)
Major (Grading Limit 1700)
Minor (Grading Limit 1400)
Entry Fee: £13 for adults (£12 for Chess Scotland members)
£6 for juniors (U18) who may enter any competition
Prize money (dependent upon entries) will be awarded to section winners and
runners up.
Lunch is available for a separate fee of £5.
To help plan catering for lunch could you tick the box below
Please send completed forms to:
Don Garford, 63 Victoria St, Kirkpatrick Durham, DG7 3HQ
or e-mailed to “[email protected]”
Closing date for entries is 31 March, 2015
Entry fee and fees for lunch will collected on the day
Venue details
The Birkhill Hotel is near the centre of Dumfries. From the A75 take A709
Lockerbie to Dumfries Road, The Birkhill is approximately a mile and a half
off the A75.
The Birkhill is in close proximity to Dumfries railway station with
connections to Carlisle and Glasgow.
Parking is limited at the Birkhill. Additional parking is available in the
surrounding streets or at the railway station car park.
Food and drinks will be available at the venue