3rd Dorset Open Blitz Championship

Steve Peirson, the Blitz Organiser really appreciates the tremendous support for this event, such that entries are now closed (7.45pm, Saturday, 21 Sept). He looks forward to seeing everyone tomorrow!



10.15am to 5.30pm, Sunday 22nd September 2019

Furzebrook Village Hall, 116 Furzebrook Road, Wareham BH20 5AR

*  Subject to number of entries, either 9 rounds (time control 10 mins + 5 sec increment) or 11 rounds (8 mins + 3 sec)

*  Players placed into groups based on grade with each group comprising up to 12 players

*  Prizes for top two juniors (under 18 on 01-09-19)

*  Prize for best veteran (65 or over on 01-09-19)

FREE hot and cold buffet lunch!

*  FREE on-site refreshments all day

Minimum Guaranteed Prizes for Each Section:

1st Prize – £50

2nd Prize – £25

The Dorset Blitz Trophy will be awarded to the winner of the highest graded group.

(Please note we reserve the right to retain the trophy in the event of a non-local winner)

Entry Fee:    £12.00 (£8.00 for juniors)

OR                  £17.00 for entries received after 20th September.

Please note: Depending on numbers already entered, entries on the day may not be accepted

This event is being sponsored by The Dorset County Chess Association

Please come and support Dorset Chess!!