As no bids have been received to host the 2017 SA Ladies Open, the event is being postponed until further notice.
Please find below the preliminary list of registered players for the 2017 SAJCCC.
Kindly note tha failure to pay the accommodation levy (Gauteng players) and/or staying at the accredited accommodation (all other Provinces) will lead to those players being removed from the draw. The players who do not comply will be refunded their registration fee of R750-00 and will not be allowed to participate in the 2017 SAJCCC.
Provinces,, Regions and Players are requested to check that their names are on the list for verification purposes. The final list will be subject to change due to withdrawals and inclusions to have an even number of players in sections where there are odd numbers.
Any queries in regard to the registered players, may be directed to: Vicky Magu (082 651 4091) or Marcelle Agulhas (084 500 7159) and both may be contacted on email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
U20 GIRLS and U20 OPEN SECTIONS: Due to the number of entries in the U20 Girls section, a double Round Robin will be played. For the U20 Open section, the single Round Robin format will be used.
The tie-break system for these 2 sections will be as follows: (a) Direct encounter, (b) The greater number of wins, (c) Sonneborn-Berger, (d) Koya System.
An arbiters course will be held at Kopanong (room to be advised). Cost will be R250 per student payable upfront. No payment – No class!
(a) Friday 7th April - 10.00–16.00 (with breaks in between) - Laws of chess
(b) Saturday 8th April – 13.00–16.00 (with breaks inbetween) – Tie-break and pairing system and Q&A
(c) Sunday 9th April – 13.00 – 16.00 – Exam
Please bring pen and writing paper. Book with Fide laws will be provided
TOURNAMENT RULES AND REGULATIONS
Kopanong video link
REGISTRATION CLOSED! All parents/players who still need to submit or amend their flight times and require transfers from OR Tambo Airport, kindly send them to Marcelle Agulhas via email: email@example.com or sms on 0845007159.