Billanook Chess Classic

Billanook Chess Classic 2014

Venue: Billanook College
197-199 Cardigan Road
Mooroolbark, Victoria 3138
(Melway Ref: [52 C1])
Cost: Per player per tournament:
    $20 - Pre-tournament registration
    $25 - Registration on the day
Format: 7-rounds Swiss tournaments
Time Control: 15 minutes per player per game
Rating: ACF Rapid Rated
  • Cash prizes, medals and trophies per tournament
  • Grand total prizes of cash prizes, cups and perpetual cups based on accumulated scores over whole series of 4 tournaments
  • More info...

Billanook Chess Classic 2014 is a suite of 1 day chess tournaments which Northern Star Chess is conducting at the Billanook College in Mooroolbark. In 2014, the suite consists of 4 Sunday tournaments.

All 4 tournaments will be ACF (rapid) rated

A healthy prize structure is offered for each of the 4 individual tournaments, along with medals and trophies. Individual scores for each tournament accumulate over all 4 events to determine the grand prizes and winners of the Billanook Chess Classic perpetual cup, to be presented at the conclusion of the Grand Final tournament.

The cash prize pool is over $4000!

Billanook College has been supporting quality chess incentives for their students and the wider community for a number of years, providing chess coaching and school tournaments for students within school as well as hosting chess tournaments on weekends.

2 Perpetual Cups:

  • The Billanook Classic Cup - Adult Division , and
  • The Billanook Classic Cup - Junior Division
will be awarded - to the top scorer of the Adult Division and the top scorer of the Junior Division.
These cups will be on display at the College to showcase the success of the individuals.