You are here: Home Membership Clubs NI Civil Service Club Events NICS Intense #4

NICS Intense #4

The fourth and final in the this season's series of NICS rapidplays contributing to the Alan Burns Grand Prix. Enjoy Sunday Lunch followed by intense, entertaining chess - as many rounds as we can fit in. This one will conclude the Alan Burns Grand-Prix for 2015/16 - the winner will be rewarded on the day.

Event details

When

Jun 05, 2016
from 01:00 PM to 05:30 PM

Where

PlayBall Room, Maynard Sinclair Pavilion, Belfast

Contact Name

Contact Phone

07872544868

Add event to calendar

This is our final tournament for the Alan Burns Grand-Prix and we end with our second "intense" afternoon.

There will be 15 mins each on the clock and we will play as many rounds as we can fit in - at least 8!

So more games today with a little less time - enjoy.

Entrance Fees

£10 on the day, or £8 for advance earlybird registration. No other discounts available

PlayBall Room, Maynard Sinclair Pavilion, Belfast

Registration

Begins at 1:00pm for a 1:30pm start. Advance earlybird registration by email to the controller for a 20% discount

Rounds

An 8 round (at least) Swiss starting at 1:30pm. 15 mins each on the clock reckoning that 8th round should finish before 5:30pm

Prize Fund

After expenses, admission fees will be distributed as 25% to Alan Burns Grand Prix, 25% to club fund, 50% prize fund on the day. Depending on the field, awards will include at least Winner, Runner-up and Grading prizes

Lunch

Lunch is served in the Whistles Bar & Restaurant from 12:00am on Sundays, checkout the restaurant: http://www.pavilionstormont.org/whistles-bar-restaurant/

Grand Prix

News
Alan Burns Lacksidasical December 2017 The first of the series of Alan Burns Lacksidasicals took place on Sunday 10th December. Dec 14, 2017
The Junior Ulster Championships 2017/18 On a snow white and cold day the top young chess players met at Methodist College to determine the Ulster Champions. Sat... Dec 12, 2017
Ballynafeigh 1 stranded as hopes fade for successful title defence (B&D League 2017/18 Week 7) Ballynafeigh 1's title defence appears doomed to failure as they suffered a shock defeat to ... Dec 11, 2017
Strand 1 close the gap after big win (B&D League 2017/18 Week 6) Strand 1 achieved a dominant victory over Ballynafeigh 2 after their second team put up a cr... Dec 05, 2017
Chess for Peace On Wednesday 15th November two of our promising young players, Dexter Harris and Adam Fitzsimons, traveled across to Wal... Nov 29, 2017
More news…
« December 2017 »
December
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
Upcoming Events
The 7th Ulster Blitz Championships 2017 The 7th Ulster Blitz Championships 2017 at Ballynafeigh Chess Club Saturday 30th December Dec 30, 2017 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM — Ballynafeigh Chess Club, Ballynafeigh Community Centre, 283 Ormeau Road, Belfast, BT7 3GG
Childrens Chess Saturday January 13th 2018 The series of Childrens Chess events continues. An afternoon of brilliant chess. Have fun playing in a chess tournament ... Jan 13, 2018 12:30 PM - 05:00 PM — Methodist College, Belfast
Upcoming events…