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5th Bristol League Open Blitz Championship

Entries are limited to 70 players

Sunday 10th December 2023


Full Tournament Rules


The Bristol Bridge club, 99 Oldfield Road, Hotwells, Bristol BS8 4QQ

There will be eleven rounds and play will commence at 11.00.

Each player has 5 mins + 3 seconds per completed move.


List of Entries

4th Bristol Blitz Championship final ranking


Entry fee

received by 30/11/2023    £15

from 01/12/2023    £18

Entries on the day are not possible for this event.


Prize money:

1st £100, plus 10 category prizes of £30

The prize money is based on 60 entrants and is indicative.

The top Bristol League player will be the Bristol Blitz Chess Champion!


Playing Schedule

Round 1   11:00;  Round 2   11:30;  Round 3   12:00;  Round 4   12:30

Round 5   13:00;  Round 6   14:00;  Round 7   14:30;  Round 8   15:00

Round 9   15:30;  Round 10   16:00;  Round 11   16:30

This is a FIDE rated event with one section.

ECF members without a FIDE ID

Please request a FIDE ID from the ECF International Rating Officer by completing this form

A player’s initial seeding will be determined

as Max from FIDE & ECF (standard, rapid or blitz) November 2023 rating


For players without any of these ratings, the rating allocated for pairings will be determined by the Organiser on a case-by-case basis.


Fill out the form to enter the tournament and you will receive the bank details!

The Venue has a bar.

Smoking is not permitted on the premises.


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