Candidates’ Tournament 2006


Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st May 2006 (May Day Bank Holiday)


The tournament will be in the Diamond Room in Selwyn College, Cambridge. The address is:

Selwyn College
Grange Road

The College is a couple of blocks west of the Backs and the University Centre (home of Trigantius). Directions

There will be some free parking available locally.


The tournament will be a 6 round Swiss tournament, with a time limit of 90 minutes plus Canadian overtime of 20 stones in 5 minutes. Komi is 6.5.


Saturday 29th April 09:15 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 13:15First Round
14:15 - 17:30Second Round
Sunday 30th April 10:00 - 13:15Third Round
14:15 - 17:30Fourth Round
Monday 1st May 09:45 - 13:00Fifth Round
14:00 - 17:15Sixth Round

The last day starts earlier as the hall must be vacated by 17:45.


Free tea, coffee and biscuits will be available throughout the day. Some College catering will be available on Saturday and Monday only.

Tournament Fees

Concessions (youth/unemployed): £12

How to Enter

If you have qualified for this tournament, please fill in the online form here to register by April 26th. We do not accept payment in advance; all payment must be made on the first day.

Contact Information

If you are unsure whether you qualify check the eligibility conditions (section A2) and the list of potential qualifiers, or else email the Championships Organiser at

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