Sheffield & District Chess Association

Established 1883







2nd Sheffield Chess Centre Rapidplay

Sunday 18th February 2024 (U2000/U1500)


Jonathan Arnott is running a second rapidplay event.


Online entry:

Downloadable entry form is available here.


The following is part of the info on the downloadable entry form.



5-Round Swiss, 20 mins/game + 5 second increment. Entry fee £20 (non ECF members £29)


Prizes in each section:

1st prize:


2nd prize:


3rd prize:


& rating prizes



Round 1: 12pm

Round 2: 1:15pm

Round 3: 2:30pm

Round 4: 3:45pm

Round 5: 5pm


                 Paid-up SASCA / Sheffield Chess Centre members may deduct £5 from their entry fee.

                 The organisers may exercise their right to reduce the prize fund in the event of under 30 entries.

                 Entries on a first come, first serve basis.

                 ECF rapidplay ratings from February 2024 will be used (full Standardplay will be preferred to no/provisional Rapid rating) to confirm sections.

                 Players can enter any eligible section. Unrated players provide evidence of playing strength if not entering the top section, and will be assigned a section at the organisersí discretion.

                 Some refreshments will be available to purchase on the day.

                 Free parking is available in the Furniture Warehouse car park (limited) or on street.

                 In all matters the organisersí decision is final.