Southampton Chess Club

Saturday 30th November 2019 - 6 Round Rapidplay Tournament

This event is being organised jointly with Southampton University.

Avenue Campus, University of Southampton Highfield Road, Southampton SO17 1BF

Enter online or download an entry form.


1st £50, 2nd £30, 3rd £20

These are minimum guaranteed prizes per section. Grading prizes and junior prizes may be awarded depending on entries.

Rate of Play

Sections A & B: 25 minutes per player with an additional 5 seconds per move.

Section C: 30 minutes for all moves.

Entering the Tournament - and Further Information

Entry fees are £12 for adults, £8 for juniors.

ECF membership is not compulsory, but is encouraged. As it is an ECF graded tournament, if you are not at least an ECF Silver member a supplement of £6 is required. Players may join the ECF via their website:

Players will be split into 3 sections by ECF grade. We are aiming for one of these sections to be FIDE rated.

If there any any queries, please contact the organiser Dave Nelson at, or via the postal address in the downloadable form.

Entries received on the day are subject to a £3 surcharge.

Arbiters: Thomas Evans, Dave Nelson


Round 1 10:00 - 11:00
Round 2 11:15 - 12:15
Round 3 12:30 - 13:30
Round 4 14:30 - 15:30
Round 5 15:45 - 16:45
Round 6 17:00 - 18:00
Prize giving will be at 18:15.