|Posted by ian on April 23, 2019 at 4:40 AM|
Bolton League Chess Team Jamboree
Organised by the Bolton and District Chess League
Date Saturday 18 May 2019
Venue Little Lever Working Men’s Club Victory Road Little Lever Bolton BL3 1HZ
Format A five round event for teams of four players. Each round is 30 minutes rapidplay. Score is by game points. For example if a result is 3-1 the winning team scores three points and the losing team scores one point.
Entry fee £12 for a first team and £7 for each subsequent team. ECF membership is
Late fees £1 extra if posted after the Monday before the event. £2 on the day.
Timetable 10.00 Hand in team list 10.15 Round 1 11.30 Round 2
1.00 Round 3 2.10 Round 4 3.20 Round 5
Prizes Overall Champion Chess Clock
Best Bolton League team Chess Clock
Best team with at least 3 players under 140 Chess Set & Board
Best team with at least 3 players under 110 Chess Set & Board
Best team with at least 3 juniors under 16 Chess Set & Board
ECF Rapidplay ratings will be used.
A team cannot win more than one prize.
Directions Take the M60 into Bolton and continue along the A666. Take the Raikes Lane exit. This is the first exit on the A666 proper. Do not take the Farnworth exit on the M61 just before the A666 starts. Turn left after the slip road then left at Manchester Road. At the second set of lights turn left on the A6053 to Little Lever. Take care not to go back onto the A666. Follow the A6053 for a mile then as it takes a right turn into Market St. Keep going straight on into Ainsworth Lane. Victory Rd is second on the right and the working men’s club is towards the end on the right hand side.
FA Cup Final The event is played on Cup Final day. There is time to get home to watch it after the event finishes. Or you can stay in the Club bar and watch it on the big screen
Email team entries to John Webster Email adresss: firstname.lastname@example.org