Lancaster Rapidplay

Lancaster Rapidplay

Third Lancaster Rapid Play Congress Sunday 18 February 2024 – Prize Fund £1,000 (subject to entries) Note this is a not for profit event.

Entry cost £20 per person + £9 ECF for players who are not silver, gold or platinum ECF members.

Time: 10 am – 5.30 pm.

Sections, prizes and timings

Open – First £150, second £50. Grading prize £50 U2100
Major - U1900 First £150, second £50. Grading prize £50 U1800
Intermediate – U1750 First £150, second £50, Grading prize £50 U1620
Minor First U1500 £150, second £50. Grading prize £50 U1300

Note: Those without an ECF or FIDE rating can win a maximum of £50 except in the Open and are not eligible for grading prizes

Schedule 6 rounds. ECF rated 20 minutes each plus 10 second increments Opening of congress – 9.45 am

Round 1 – 10 am
Round 2 – 11.15
Round 3 – 12.30
Round 4 – 14.00
Round 5 – 15.15
Round 6 – 16.30

Prizes and close 17.30

Cumbria University, Bowerham, Lancaster LA1 3JD

Details for entry Lancaster Rapidplay Chess Congress