64th Hertfordshire Congress

  incorporating the SCCU Individual Championship 2015-16

 
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Event     Weekend 5-round Swiss
ECF Graded & ECF Grand Prix
 
Date 10:00 am, Saturday & Sunday
7th - 8th November 2015
 
VenueCounty Hall, Bullocks Lane,
Hertford SG13 8DN. See map.
 
Prize Fund  £2,000
 
Tourneys  Open - no grade limit
Challengers - under 170 ECF
Major - under 140 ECF
Minor - under U110 ECF
 
Move RateG75mins + 20secs/move (normal)
G60mins + 20secs/move (re-paired)
 
FacilitiesCafeteria
- cooked breakfast & lunch
Bookstall by Chess and Bridge
Dedicated Analysis Area
Close to Hertford Town Centre
Large free car park

This event is organised by the unpaid volunteers of Hertfordshire Chess Association. All donations and proceeds will be used to promote the study and playing of Chess in Hertfordshire.

Each year the SCCU nominates an Open Tournament held within its affiliated counties to host the SCCU Championship. Hertfordshire last hosted the SCCU Championships in November 2013.

* The winner of the Open, if eligible, will be awarded the title of SCCU Individual Champion, presented with the Glenroy Cup, which shall be held for one year, and qualify for the British Championships 2016. If the winner has previously qualified, the place shall be awarded to the next eligible player.