This is the entry form for the Africa Lichess Events Bullet event in RSA. THIS IS THE RICHEST ONLINE CHESS EVENT IN SOUTH AFRICA.
You will need a Lichess account and username to take part in the event. The tournament will be played using the Lichess Arena tournament rules. PLEASE FAMILIARISE YOURSELF WITH THESE RULES BEFORE PLAYING IN THE EVENT.
You need to play at least 20 Lichess games before you can take part in our event.
VENUE: South Africa Chess Arena on Lichess TIME; 1800 HRS TO 1900 HRS Central African Time (CAT)TIME CONTROL: 1+1WHO CAN PLAY: South Africans based anywhere in the world, OR any player living in South Africa
ENTRY FEE: R100, Titled players do not pay but entry deducted from prize. Event is 1 hour long.
Our Prize fund of R4,400 is the biggest ever for a South African Bullet Chess event.1ST: R10002ND: R8003RD: R6004TH: R4005TH: R200
TOP NON TITLED PLAYER: R600TOP LADY: R600TOP JUNIOR: R200
The total prize fund is R4,400. This total prize fund is guaranteed if there are at least 44 PAID-UP non-titled players taking part in the event. If there are less than 44 PAID-UP players we will adjust the prizes accordingly.
If a player is eligible for more than one prize, he ONLY receives the higher one and forfeits the other one. All prizes will be paid out within 2 weeks of the event.
Make payment to the following bank account.
AFRICACHESS Net CAPITEC BANKACCOUNT NUMBER: 1559000447BRANCH CODE: 470010REFERENCE: SURNAME + INITIALS
IMPORTANT: Email of proof of payment to AfricaChessNet@gmail.com.
If you bank with Capitec you can also send payment to the mobile number linked to the account. That number is 0815986377.
VERY IMPORTANT - BESIDES THE TITLED PLAYERS, ONLY PLAYERS WHO HAVE PROVIDED PROOF OF PAYMENT WILL BE ABLE TO PLAY IN THE EVENT.
PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT PAID THE ENTRY FEE YOU WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR A PRIZE.
Any requests for a refund must be made at at least one hour before the event. We will not be held liable for any poor internet connections that affect your pairings.
Link to the tournament and password will be sent before event via Whatsapp group
PLEASE MESSAGE THIS NUMBER +27 81 598 6377 TO BE ADDED TO WHATSAPP GROUP.
VERY IMPORTANT - IN THE EVENT OF ANY DISPUTE THE ORGANISERS DECISION WILL BE FINAL.