Hendon Blitz #Chess, Thursday 2 September 2010

'First Thursday' Hendon Blitz Chess Tournament, 2nd September

  • Held on the first Thursday of every month.

  • Venue: St Albans Church Hall, West Heath Drive, Golders Green, London NW11.

  • Starts at 7.30pm promptly, finishes 10pm.

  • £5.00 to enter, £3.00 if you are a member of Hendon Chess Club. Cash only. There will be a first prize, a prize for the highest Hendon Chess Club member and other prizes depending on entries. Each player will have ten minutes for the game.

  • Ten minutes per player per game (in other words each game lasts a maximum of twenty minutes)

  • FIDE Blitz Rules apply; it is always touch and move, completed illegal moves lose etc.

  • If this is too fast for you, try the Golders Green Rapidplays (half an hour per player per game!)

  • You don't have to have a grade or belong to the club to play.

  • The controller's decision is final in all matters.

Best wishes

Adam Raoof

ECF Director of Home Chess
FIDE International Organiser & Arbiter
328 Watford Way
Hendon, London NW4 4UY

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Hendon Chess Club: http://www.hendonchessclub.com/

Mobile: 07855 036 537

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