Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Glenwood Chess Club Doubles Tournament

Dear Member

Please take note that the club will be hosting an OPEN doubles tournament on Friday 31st October.

Registration is from 6pm to 6:30pm.
Entry Fee is R20 per team

Average Team Rating must not exceed 1600. If there is a rating difference of more than 200 points, the higher rated player MUST play on board 1 of the team.
A team name must also be submitted. (LATEST CHESSA RATINGS WILL BE USED)

Format: 7 round swiss
The team playing white is responsible for providing clocks. GCC will be renting clocks at R2 a clock. Please bring your own clocks.

If you do not have a partner and would like to play, come to the tournament as we will also be doing manual partnering for you. Also if a team exceeds the average team rating, the players will have to partner with someone else.

Please pass the email on to all interested individuals. It is a fun tournament and we would like to have as many people possible. It is not limited to club members only!

1st - 30% of entry fees
2nd - 20% of entry fees
3rd - 10% of entry fees

Divesh Sookdeo - Club Director

Thursday, 23 October 2014

Doubles Tournament

Dear Member

Please take note that club will not be open on 24 October. We have postponed the doubles tournament to next week Friday, 31 October 2014.

Entry fee for a team: R20
Please send me your team name, and who will be playing board 1 and board 2. This will make registration easier on the Friday next week. The doubles tournament is an open tournament.

Registration will be from 6pm to 6.30pm. Please bring your own clocks as well.

Please pass email on to other individuals that may be interested in participating.

Reminder about prize giving taking place on Saturday the 25th of October.

Club Director

Club Prize Giving and Lunch

Dear Member/Parent/Guest

You are invited to attend the Glenwood Chess Club Prize Giving this week Saturday (25th October).

The venue for the Prize Giving is Marcos Restaurant 45 Windermere Road (Lilian Ngoyi Road)

Please click here for the menu catered for our Prize Giving.
Please click here for the schedule.

Please RSVP with the amount of individuals attending. 
1) Adult Club Members may bring 1 additional member.
2) Children Club Members may bring immediate family members.

Hope to see you there.

Divesh Sookdeo - Club Director

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Glenwood Chess Club Blitz Tournament

Dear Member

Please take note that the club will reopen this week Friday with a series of one day tournaments. First up is a Blitz tournament.

Entry fee for GCC Members = R10
Entry fee for non-GCC Members = R15

Prize Money = 1st place - 30% of entries
                        2nd place - 20% of entries
                        3rd place - 10% of entries

Registration will take place from 6 to 6.30pm

Hope to see many of you there Friday evening.

GCC Exec