Prizes

 

Rules:

  1. All prize money is to be shared between players on the same score.
  2. Players can only win one prize.
  3. Unrated players can only win the Open prizes in the Sydney International Open, or the best unrated prize in either the Open or Challenger event.
  4. Trophies (and junior book prizes) will be given on tie-break. The tiebreak to be used is:
    1. Direct Encounter
    2. The greater number of wins
    3. The greater number of games with Black (unplayed games shall be counted as played with White)
    4. Buchholz Cut 1
    5. Buchholz
    6. Sonneborn-Berger

Sydney International Open (SIO)

PlacePrize
Total Prizes$11050
1st$3000
2nd$1500
3rd$1250
4th$1000
5th$800
6th$700
7th$600
8th$500
9th$400
10th$300
2200-2299$250
2100-2199$250
2000-2099$250
Under 2000$250

Peter Parr Memorial Challengers (SIO)

PlacePrize
Total Prizes$3150
1st$750
2nd$500
3rd$400
4th$300
1600-1699$250
1500-1599$250
1400-1499$250
Under 1400$250
Best Unrated$200

Macquarie University Chess Festival Junior Rapidplay

Note: There are no cash prizes for the Junior Rapidplay event. Instead, players will receive a trophy and there choice of a chess book.

PlacePrize
1stTrophy + book
2ndTrophy + book
3rdTrophy + book
Rating Group ATrophy + book
Rating Group BTrophy + book
Rating Group CTrophy + book
Best UnratedTrophy + book

Sydney International Blitz (SIB)

PlacePrize
Total Prizes$650
1st$200
2nd$150
3rd$100
Rating Group A$50
Rating Group B$50
Rating Group C$50
Best Unrated$50