Entries now open for Northumbria Masters 2019

The Northumbria Masters is back, with a new date and superb new venue. The international congress will now take place at Novotel Newcastle Airport from 23-27 August 2019, with the following 9-round FIDE rated tournaments:

Northumbria Masters (eligible for title norms) Prize fund: £2,950

Challengers (Under 2050 FIDE, Under 180 ECF) Prize fund: £975

Major (Under 1825, Under 150 ECF): Prize fund: £975

Junior Rapidplay (Under 11 & Under 14 sections) – a one-day tournament on Friday 23rd August with numerous prizes and trophies

Special B&B rates at Novotel Newcastle Airport (£69 per double/twin room, single occupancy, or £79 per double/twin room, double occupancy) are available only when booking via: www.guaranteedevents.com/northumbria-masters

To enter, download the entry form here: https://www.englishchess.org.uk/event-calendar/action~agenda/exact_date~23-8-2019/

For any further queries, please contact the congress director, Tim Wall: timpeterwall [at] gmail [dot] com

Tel: +44 (0) 750 372 2366