Chess Power ONLINE Team National Finals - ALL Divisions

Saturday 26 October 2024
09:00 AM - 05:30 PM

An invitation only event for qualifying school TEAMS from around the country!

NOTE:  The Online event will run along side the onsite event, for schools who aren't able to attend onsite.  
  • Schools are able to enter a team into the online tournament AND into the onsite tournament.  
  • Should a school choose to enter both tournaments, a FULL team must be registered for each tournament (minimum of 4 players). For example you CAN NOT enter 2 students into the online tournament and 3 students into the onsite tournament.

See below for the list of teams who have qualified (in each division) for the National Finals, including the maximum allowed size of your team. Note:  School's must enter a minimum of 4 players to compete in the Team Nationals.


Online Registration

  • Registration is done via the Tornelo system.
  • See the REGISTERING YOUR TEAM TUTORIAL for assistance with registering players.

  • All entries MUST be entered by FRIDAY, 4 OCTOBER.

  • IMPORTANT go to our ONLINE EVENT RULES page for online event rules and information on how to connect to the tournament.
  • Students will need to sign in to Tornelo using the same login details that they were registered with.

  • Each player will need their own device (Laptop, iPad or Tablet).

  • All players will be required to keep their cameras on throughout the tournament.

You can also click the Register Now link to see which schools have already registered.

If you are stuck, email or for urgent help, txt 021 0271 5577.

Entry Fees:

The fee for Nationals is $200+GST per team, you will be sent an invoice.

Payment options are;

  • Bank Transfer

Pay to ASB Bank Ltd
Particulars: Nationals2024
Reference: [Your School Name]

  • We accept all major credit cards

For any queries regarding payment please contact:


The “Swiss Format” ensures that all students will play against players of a similar standard; we expect both novice players and experts to enjoy a fun, learning and social experience. All players play 9 games, regardless if they win or lose.

Further Details

    • You should send a minimum of four players up to the stated maximum number of places you have qualified for. (As per the above lists)
    • A school can qualify a maximum of 8 players for the Team Nationals.
    • See the Prizes page to get a better understanding of which teams & students qualify for the Chess Power Team Nationals and the Chess Power Champions Trophy.
    • Each school must provide parents or teachers (minimum 1 per each 15 students) who are responsible for supervision of participants for the duration of the event. See the Terms & Conditions page for more information.
More information to be provided closer to the time

Further Questions?

If you have any questions about the Chess Power Team National Finals, please read the National Finals section of our Interschools FAQ or email:

Venue: Online

Online events are run using two platforms:

  • Zoom for video/audio communications
  • Tornelo for chess games

To prepare for this event you will need:

  • access to a device with internet access
  • a web camera
  • a microphone

As we lead up to the event you will be sent a communication with the links for both Zoom and Tornelo.

IMPORTANT please go to our ONLINE EVENT RULES page and make sure you familiarize yourself with the online event rules whether playing at school or at home.

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