Our FREE sweet Saturday rapid is on every week. Open to all kids aged 4 to 18. Join online on the Chesskid.com platform.
If you don't have a PGN viewer, you can use ChessPad to view the games above.
Step 1 Set an alarm for 5:45pm
All players play in a single division with a time control of 10 minutes per player. Each game lasts around 20 minutes maximum.
If you would prefer a faster game, try our FREE fun Friday blitz
Player Check-In: from 5:45pm
Start Time: 6:00pm
Finish Time: Approximately 7:30pm
The tournament starts at 6.00 p.m. Please ensure you are online by 5:45pm for tournament registration.
You will need to be a member of the ChessPowerNZ club on ChessKid.com. You can check which clubs you belong to by logging in to ChessKid.com and clicking Clubs on the left menu. If you are not a member and would like to be please follow these Adding a Guardian instructions.
You can only join the tournament 15 minutes before the tournament starts or later.
FREE Fun Friday Blitz is open to all players between 4 and 18. No adults are allowed to play.
All games will be rated using the ChessKid.com ratings system.
FREE Sweet Saturday Rapid is on every Saturday. If you can't make the Saturday night time, you can try the FREE Fun Friday Blitz on Friday nights.
We do have the option to start late. Just join as soon as you can.
Chess Power is an affiliate of ChessKid.com. Just enter the special code POWERNZ when you upgrade to receive an awesome discount. "Thanks Chess Power, you are the best!"
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Auckland Sarapu Cup events are held throughout the year every month. The events for 2020 are 2 Feb, 1 Mar, 5 Apr, 3 May, 7 Jun, 5 Jul, 2 Aug, 6 Sep, 4 Oct, 1 Nov. The Sarapu Cup Championship with be held on 6 Dec 2020.
North Shore Sarapu Cup events are held every month on the last Sunday of each month. The North Shore events for 2020 are 23 Feb, 15 Mar, 19 Apr, 10 May, 21 Jun, 19 Jul, 16 Aug, 20 Sep, 18 Oct and 15 Nov.
021 0271 5577
|On the day of the event, a number of products (Chess Sets, Books and Clocks) are available at special discounted prices for purchase from the Chess City Store. We accept Cash only on the day or we can take your order and ship the products to you at a later date.
Any general enquiries about this tournament can be sent to Paul Macdonald at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 021 0271 5577.