The Wellington Chess Club

Congress 2017


The 124th NZ Chess Congress, sponsored by the Kasparov Chess Foundation, was being played at the CQ Hotel on Cuba Street Wellington from Jan 1st through 11th 2017.

Kasparov Chess Foundation logo

Here are the Open final results.

Here is the Games download, still currently through round 8.

Round 9 will be added hopefully on the 12th of January

The Open was 9 rounds, 1 round a day each day at 1pm from January 1st.

Here are the Junior final results.

The Junior Open was 6 rounds, 1 round a day each day at 9:30am from January 4th.

Here are the Rapid final results.

The Rapid was 9 rounds on January 10th and 11th

Here are the Blitz final results.

The Blitz was on January 11th, after the Rapid

Here is the entry form with all the details.

Last Update January 11th after completion of the Blitz