The Challenge

 Schools can enter up to 4 teams of 5 students. Cost of entry is $20 per student (eg: $100 per team). Schools entering the competition are only eligible to win one cash prize. The Challenge is broken up into a primary school division and a secondary school division.

DAY 1- Tuesday 19th September Division 1

For secondary schools

1ST PRIZE- $500 Chess Grant + trophy

2ND PRIZE- $300 Chess Grant + trophy

3RD PRIZE- $250 Chess Grant + trophy

Start Tournament 10.00am (register 9:30am)-Finish 3:30pm.

 

 

 DAY 2- Wednesday 20th Septemeber  Division 1

For primary schools

1ST PRIZE- $500 Chess Grant + trophy

2ND PRIZE- $300 Chess Grant + trophy

3RD PRIZE- $250 Chess Grant + trophy

10am (register 9:30am)-Finish 3:30pm.

 

 

OTHER PRIZES

There will be a number of Chess Grants available for schools to develop chess in schools. Refer to website FAQ for further details.

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2 thoughts on “The Challenge

    • Hi Andrew,
      Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. The tournament will be run under the auspice of Chess Victoria FIDE rules: 7 rounds swiss perfect, 15 minutes per player eg: 30 minute games, touch move. The main thing is to register your school by FRIDAY 21ST NOVEMBER.
      Regards
      Steve

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