Start planning for the Aussie Champs. I just received info on the planned playing schedule for the 2010 Australian Chess championships. It will be as follows:
Round 1 Jan 2 at 1.30pm
Round 2 Jan 3 at 11am
Round 3 Jan 4 at 11am
Rest day Jan 5 / Lightning at 2pm
Round 4 Jan 6 at 11am
Round 5 Jan 7 at 11am
Round 6 Jan 8 at 11am
Round 7 Jan 9 at 11am
Round 8 Jan 10 at 11am
Round 9 Jan 11 at 11am
Round 10 Jan 12 at 11am
Round 11 Jan 13 at 11am / Prize giving 5 pm
Time control is 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes for remaining moves, with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.
And in accordance with the new article 6.6a, which takes effect on 1 July this year, forfeit time for this event will be 30 minutes.
The event will be held at Sydney's Norths Club.