Barbados to host Junior Championship

The Mutual Open Junior Chess Championships

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all persons born on or after January 1, 1982.

FORMAT: 8-Round Swiss

VENUE: The Science Auditorium, Barbados Community College, "The Eyrie", Howell's X Road, St. Michael.

Barbados Junior Open

GAME DEFAULTS: Default time is 1 hour after official start time and players defaulting without notifying Tournament Director within 24 hours will be automatically withdrawn from next round.

RATINGS: This competition will be eligible for BCF Ratings.


PRIZES: Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place as well as age and rating category special prizes.

TIE BREAK: Sum of the Progressive Score, followed by Buchholz and Sonnenborn-Berger. If tie still exists it will be broken by a play-off.

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Posted by The Chess Drum: 14 July 2002