August 25th-26th 2018 - Peter Stuart Memorial, Auckland.
Venue: Northcote Community Centre, cnr College Road/Ernie Mays Street.
We have renamed the North Shore Open to commemorate Peter Stuart.
This is a class 1 Grand Prix event, with three 5-round swiss sections, all FIDE and NZCF rated (where possible). The Open (A-grade) is restricted to players FIDE-rated 1800 or higher (juniors rated below 1800 may be accepted), the B-grade to players rated under 2000, and the C-grade to players rated under 1500.
The time control is 90 minutes for the game with 30 seconds increment from move one.
We hope to enable online registration here in due course.