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Results 2023/24 - Summer Blitz Grand Prix

This competition is open to all members of the League's affiliated clubs.

It will be held as a series of five blitz tournaments with a time control of three minutes plus two seconds per move.

1Monday 13 MaySouthend
2Thursday 6 JuneBasildon
3Wednesday 17 JulyThurrock - St Thomas of Canterbury Church Social Club, 16 East Thurrock Road, Grays, RM17 6SR. - Map
4Thursday 15 AugustBasildon
5Monday 23 SeptemberSouthend

Competitors should arrive by 7.45pm to register so the event can commence around 8.00pm. The event should finish around 9.30pm.

The entry fee for each event is £2.00 per competitor (£1.00 for juniors).

Points are awarded as follows:

1st Place8 points
2nd Place6 points
3rd Place4 points
4th Place2 points

All other competitors are awarded 1 point if they finish their games.

Points are shared in the event of ties.

The winner is the player scoring the most points, only the three highest scoring rounds will count.

An award is given to the winner.

Grand Prix Standings

1Robbie StaffBasildon88824
=2Alice HarmerBasildon3519
=2David KraszewskiBasildon549
=4Ovidiu ChindeaSouthend628
=4Arunas GedvilasBasildon3148
=6Joshua DavisSouthend1146
=6David RuppertSouthend1146
8Stephen L WedlockSouthend1113
=9Jim A ArbuckleThurrock11
=9Gerald CattouseThurrock11
=9Bogdan CausBasildon11
=9David ChapmanBasildon11
=9George CooperThurrock11
=9Malcolm K CraneThurrock11
=9David FarrSouthend11
=9Brendan GibbonsThurrock11
=9Spencer GierszewskiThurrock11
=9Oliver GrabowskiThurrock11
=9Lana HurrellSouthend11
=9Peter R LaundyBasildon11
=9Melvin R PoolSouthend11
=9Michael J SaundersSouthend11
=9Mridul SharmaThurrock11
=9Douglas D SmallboneSouthend11
=9George ThomasThurrock11
=9Malhar VaidyaBasildon11

Event 1 - 13/05/24 - Southend

1Robbie StaffBasildonX1011111111110   8
2Ovidiu ChindeaSouthend0X01111111119   6
3Alice HarmerBasildon11X0010111118   3
4Arunas GedvilasBasildon001X011111118   3
5David RuppertSouthend0011X01011117   1
6Joshua DavisSouthend00001X1111117   1
7Melvin R PoolSouthend001000X111116   1
8Stephen L WedlockSouthend0000100X11115   1
9Michael J SaundersSouthend00000000X1113   1
10David FarrSouthend000000000X112   1
11Douglas D SmallboneSouthend0000000000X11   1
12Lana HurrellSouthend00000000000X0   1

Event 2 - 06/06/24 - Basildon

1Robbie StaffBasildonX011011111119   8
2Alice HarmerBasildon1X11010011118   5
3David KraszewskiBasildon00X1101111118   5
4Ovidiu ChindeaSouthend000X111½11112
5Arunas GedvilasBasildon1100X00011116   1
6David RuppertSouthend00101X1010116   1
7Joshua DavisSouthend010010X101116   1
8Peter R LaundyBasildon010½110X01011
9Malhar VaidyaBasildon00000011X1115   1
10Stephen L WedlockSouthend000001000X113   1
11Bogdan CausBasildon0000000100X12   1
12David ChapmanBasildon00000000000X0   1

Event 3 - 17/07/24 - Thurrock

1Robbie StaffBasildonw15+b3+w8+b7+w4+b2+6   8
2Arunas GedvilasBasildonw8=w9+b14=b3+w11+w1-4   4
3David RuppertSouthendb16+w1-b9+w2-b14+w6+4   4
4David KraszewskiBasildonb14-w15+b10+w6+b1-w12+4   4
5Joshua DavisSouthendw10-b8-w13+b15+w7+b11+4   4
6Stephen L WedlockSouthendw13+b10+w7=b4-w8+b3-1
7Jim A ArbuckleThurrockb12+w14+b6=w1-b5-w8=3   1
8Alice HarmerBasildonb2=w5+b1-w12+b6-b7=3   1
9Brendan GibbonsThurrockw11+b2-w3-w10+b12-b15+3   1
10George CooperThurrockb5+w6-w4-b9-b16+w13+3   1
11Mridul SharmaThurrockb9-w16+b12=w14+b2-w5-1
12Oliver GrabowskiThurrockw7-b13+w11=b8-w9+b4-1
13Spencer GierszewskiThurrockb6-w12-b5-b16+w15+b10-2   1
14Malcolm K CraneThurrockw4+b7-w2=b11-w3-w16-1
15Gerald CattouseThurrockb1-b4-w16+w5-b13-w9-1   1
16George ThomasThurrockw3-b11-b15-w13-w10-b14+1   1

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