Sydney Academy of Chess
Level 1, 30A George St, Burwood
$33 per tournament
($44 if paid after 5:00pm Saturday before tournament)
2:45 pm Registration
3:00 pm Round 1 begins
6:00 pm Prize-giving
There are short breaks between rounds
Each tournament is a "Swiss" competition (9 rounds). This means that all players play 9 games and no-one is "knocked out" of the tournament. The tournament is an open adult event although children under 18 with a minimum rating of 500 JCL or adult rating of 1000 are welcome to participate. The time limit is 3 min+ 2 sec per player per game. This tournament will be FIDE and ACF rated. There is a limit of 50 players for each tournament.
1st place: $200
2nd place: $150
3rd place: $100
Rating Prize for under 2000 [Book prize]
Rating Prize for under 1600 [Book prize]
To enrol please pay online with your credit card or debit card at
enter the code 53BIJEB48T and fill in the electronic form, with your child's details.
Players must be a NSW Chess Association member to play.
Players who are not Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident must have a FIDE ID.