Nicheminds Room, Block 52 Chin Swee Road #03-45, Singapore 160052
Format: Single division with class prizes. 17 rounds: probable 12 Australian draw followed by 5 King-of-the-Hill assuming full capacity of 28 players. Organisers reserves right to apply other standard formats depending on final player numbers.
Eligibility: Class A for those currently* SA-rated 1650 and above; Class B currently* rated below 1650 as at registration date. Open to Singapore citizens and PRs.
* Players who have not played in rated competition for more than two years before registration may be classed at the discretion of the organisers. (Wording corrected 8.5.17)
Registration: Registrants after the first 28 will be waitlisted. Closing date for registration is 10 June 2017.
Entry fee: $40 for SA members; $50 for non-members, payable at the door. Earlier payment to the President, Secretary or Treasurer will be welcome and will save time on the day itself.
Likely prizes: Class A 1st $200 2nd $150 3rd $100; Class B 1st $100 2nd $60 3rd $40. The 2017 National Champion earns a place in the WESPAC 2017 subject to other applicable conditions, and the Teck Ghee and Douglas Reyes challenge shields will be presented to the Class A and B winners respectively. A moderate fee for use of the facilities has been factored into the above.
Players are requested to bring a full set if they have one.