Blitz Championship

Blitz Championship 2018/19

The Schachclub Letzi Blitz Championship is a four-tournament series of fast chess played across the year, one tournament per night at our playing venue in Zurich.

Structure
4 tournaments – round-robin tournament

Participants
Members of Schachclub Letzi

Time Control
Time control is per player per game
2 tournaments with 5 minutes
2 tournaments with 3 minutes + 2 seconds per move (bonus blitz)

Tournament Plan
Attendance check: every tournament, 19:15
Round 1: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 19:30
Round 2: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 19:30
Round 3: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 19:30
Round 4: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 19:30

Playing Locale
Pflegezentrum Bachwiesen
Flurstrasse 130
CH-8047 Zurich

Round 1

Rank
NamePts
Buchholz
Champ. Pts
1.
Ian Cary
18¼
22½
Roland Löhr
18¼
22½
3.
Werner Brunner
5
18
4.
Patric Müller
3
5
16
5.
Dimitrios Leventeas
3
4
14
6.
Willi Frech
2
3
12
7.
Roger Loup
2
2
10
8.
Thomas Güldenapfel
0
9

Round 2

Rank
NamePts
Buchholz
Champ. Pts
1.
Roland Löhr
5
25
2.
Werner Brunner
20
3.
Ian Cary
4
18
4.
Roger Loup
16
5.
Willi Frech
2
14
6.
Franco Rocco
12
7.
Julien Cretin
10

Round 3

Rank
NamePts
Buchholz
Champ. Pts
1.
Werner Brunner
12¾
22½
Roland Löhr
12¾
22½
3.
Franco Rocco
4
18
4.
Patric Müller
15
Roger Loup
15
6.
Julien Cretin
1
12
7.
Thomas Güldenapfel
0
10

Current Standings

Rank
NameR1R2R3Sum
1.
Roland Löhr22½2522½70
2.
Werner Brunner182022½60½
3.
Roger Loup10161541
4.
Ian Cary22½18-40½
5.
Patric Müller16-1531
6.
Franco Rocco-121830
7.
Willi Frech1214-26
8.
Julien Cretin-101222
9.
Thomas Güldenapfel9-1019
10.
Dimitrios Leventeas14--14


Blitz Championship 2017/18

The Schachclub Letzi Blitz Championship is a four-tournament series of fast chess played across the year, one tournament per night at our playing venue in Zurich.

Structure
4 tournaments – round-robin tournament

Participants
Members of Schachclub Letzi

Time Control
Time control is per player per game
2 tournaments with 5 minutes
2 tournaments with 3 minutes + 2 seconds per move (bonus blitz)

Tournament Plan
Attendance check: every tournament, 19:15
Round 1: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 19:30
Round 2: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 19:30
Round 3: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 19:30
Round 4: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 19:30

Playing Locale
Pflegezentrum Bachwiesen
Flurstrasse 130
CH-8047 Zurich

Prize
1st Place: 50 SFr
2nd Place: 30 SFr
3rd Place: 20 SFr

Rating (SSB/FIDE)
none

Championship Standing
The blitz chess champion will be a member of SC Letzi who collects with the most points in the championship over the season. The best 3 of 4 results count. Points will be distributed according to the overall result of the respective tournament. Points are awarded to the top sixteen classified finishers in every tournament, using the following structure:

Points Distribution:

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Standings:

Pos.NameR1R2R3R4Points
1Werner Brunner221170
2Franco Rocco772446
3Thomas Lutz66342
4=Georg Kradolfer1441
4=Roland Löhr4141
6Roger Loup95340
7Kurt Glatzfelder5234
8Ian Cary3433
9Dimitros Leventeas8621
10Lukasz Wojciechowski318
11Patric Müller415
12Thomas Güldenapfel614
13Magdy Megeid5*
14Thomas Leone7*

Tournament Results:
Round 1
Round 2
Round 3
Round 4