33rd Stockport Rapidplay
Sunday 27th January, 2019
An ECF and Midlands U150 RP Grand Prix Event

A one day chess congress organised by Stockport Chess Club.

See application form for full details and how to apply.

Download the Programme and Application form in PDF format.

OPENOpen to all
MAJORFor players graded below 170
INTERMEDIATEFor players graded below 140
MINORFor players graded below 110

In each there will be prizes of £140, £90 and £40 along with grading prize of £40.

The highest scoring Stockport League registered player in the Major, Intermediate and Minor sections will be awarded an individual trophy.

A Veteran prize will be awarded to the highest scoring player over 65 years in the whole tournament.

Junior and additional grading prizes will be awarded according to age and number of entries.

Entry Fee
AdultJunior (U18)
ECF Bronze or Non-Member£27£20
ECF Silver, Gold, Platinum Member£20£15

It is a condition of entry that the organisers' decision in any dispute is final. Entry can only be effected by payment of the appropriate fee. Competitors requiring a receipt must enclose an S.A.E. Please make all cheques payable to: STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY

Groups of 5 or more can deduct £3 per person from above fees when entering and paying before the day. Closing date for entries is Saturday 19 January 2019. Late entries and entries on the day will be accepted subject to a surcharge of £4.00.

Entries to STOCKPORT RAPIDPLAY, 10 Lodge Farm Close, Bramhall, Stockport, SK7 3BZ.

Enquiries should be directed to rapidplay@stockportchessclub.org


Each round starts at:

Round 110:00am
Round 211:20am
Round 312:40pm
Round 42:10pm
Round 53:30pm
Round 64:50pm
Prize giving6:15pm

Each player will be allowed 30 minutes for all moves. Players can have a First Round ½ point bye if requested at time of entry.


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Where to find us

The GUILDHALL is 1 mile south of Stockport Town Centre on the A6 (Wellington Road South). There is a large supervised car park at the rear of the Guildhall (£2.00 per car payable on entry). Light refreshments and licensed bar available.

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