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Sponsored by Mellon Hyundia Date: Saturday 5 October 2019

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Oct 05, 2019
from 10:30 AM to 05:30 PM


Groomsport Parish Hall, 30 Main Street, Groomsport, County Down, BT19 6JR

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Sponsored by Mellon Hyundia

Date & Times:

Saturday 5 October 2019

Entry fee payments:

10:30am to 10:45am

Rd 1: 11 to 11:50

Rd 2: 11:55 to 12:45

Rd 3: 12:50 to 1:40

Lunch: 1:40 to 2:30

Rd 4: 2:30 to 3:20

Rd 5: 3:25 to 4:15

Rd 6: 4:20 to 5:10


5:20pm to 5:30pm


Groomsport Parish Hall, 30 Main Street, Groomsport, County Down, BT19 6JR


Two sections, to be determined by rating level of the entrants.

Time control:

25 minutes per player. No increments. Recording of moves is optional.

Entry Fees:

Due to sponsorship to cover the venue hire, fees are £5 less than the normal rate of £15 for UCU rapidplays in the 2019/2020 season

Adult entry fees are £10 on the day

Under 18s are £5

Students are £5

Entry fees are redistributed as prize money at end of the day

Chief Arbiter:

B. Jamison, Ulster Chess Union Tournament Director

Registration deadline:

12 noon on Wednesday 2 October 2019.

To register please email  B. Jamison

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