Open to players rated below FIDE 1600 or those without a FIDE rating whose ECF grade is lower than 120.
Byes: A half point bye can be taken in rounds 1-4 provided it is requested before the end of the previous round.
Time Control: All moves in 90 minutes plus a 30 second increment per move from move 1. Default time: 1 hour after the scheduled start time.
Non English players must provide their FIDE Identification Number (FIN) at the time of entry. If you do not have a FIN, you must apply to your own federation for a FIN.
*Free Entry for UK Residents only