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NZCF Interschools
The New Zealand Interschools Championship is organised by the New Zealand Chess Federation. Please note that only official NZCF Interschool Qualifying events (as listed below) will generate qualifiers for the National Finals. The qualifying stages are split into 21 geographic regions. In each region the top Primary, Intermediate and Secondary school will qualify to play in the National Finals, which in 2017 is being hosted by Canterbury CC in Christchurch, September 30th - October 1st 2017.
Download the 2017 Interschools Rules here (pdf document).
You can use the logo on entry forms and promotional material: download logo gif here.
Officials: NZCF Secretary Helen Milligan, e-mail heligan@newzealandchess.co.nz
Co-ordinator Craig Hall, e-mail hallc@paradise.net.nz

Events to be added – please advise heligan@newzealandchess.co.nz

See also the Results page

August 5th 2017 - Wellington Intermediate & Secondary, Upper Hutt.
Venue: Hutt International Boys' School, Granville St, Trentham, Upper Hutt. Contact: Richard Catterall, email rcatterall@hibs.school.nz

 

August 6th 2017 - Waikato Region, Hamilton.
Venue: St Paul’s Collegiate, 77 Hukanui Road, Hamilton. Contact: Gerri and Gary Judkins, email judkins4@actrix.co.nz

 

August 8th-10th 2017 - Bay of Plenty Primary, Intermediate & Secondary, Tauranga.
Venue: Tauranga RSA. Organisers: Mount Maunganui RSA and Tauranga RSA Chess Clubs. Contact: Caleb Wright, email first25plus5@gmail.com

 

August 8th 2017 - North Shore Primary, Auckland.
Venue: Wairau Intermediate School Hall, Becroft Drive, Sunnynook. Contact North Shore CC, Peter Stuart, pstuart@xtra.co.nz
See also www.northshorechess.org.nz. Download entry form here (pdf document).

 

August 9th 2017 - North Shore Intermediate, Auckland.
Venue: Wairau Intermediate School Hall, Becroft Drive, Sunnynook. Contact North Shore CC, Peter Stuart, pstuart@xtra.co.nz
See also www.northshorechess.org.nz. Download entry form here (pdf document).

 

August 9th-11th 2017 - Manawatu Primary, Intermediate & Secondary.
Contact: Mark Noble, email xn7223@paradise.net.nz.

 

August 16th 2017 - North Shore Secondary, Auckland.
Venue: Northcote Citizens Centre, cnr College Rd/Ernie Mays St, Northcote. Contact North Shore CC, Peter Stuart, pstuart@xtra.co.nz
See also www.northshorechess.org.nz. Download entry form here (pdf document).

 
 

September 30th - October 1st 2017 - National Interschools Final, Christchurch.
This is the elite event of the school pupils' calendar! Qualifying teams from throughout New Zealand will descend on Christchurch for the official New Zealand Chess Federation Interschools Final. The prestigious NZCF Interschool championship, running since 2001, begins with regional NZCF qualifying tournaments throughout New Zealand. Finals venue: Te Hapua, Christchurch (capacity 75 teams /300 players), with library, swimming pool and café. Organiser: Canterbury Chess Club, Craig Hall, e-mail hallc@paradise.net.nz.

There is now a dedicated webpage for the Interschools Finals:
http://www.chess.org.nz/NZinterschool2017.html
There you will find details of the sponsor (Orange Car Rentals), venue, transport and accoommodation options, and tournament information.

 

Region/Category Organiser
Northland NZCF Secretary, Helen Milligan, heligan@newzealandchess.co.nz
North Shore North Shore CC, Peter Stuart, pstuart@xtra.co.nz
www.northshorechess.org.nz
West Auckland Bob and Vivian Smith, caissa@vodafone.co.nz
Central Auckland Bob and Vivian Smith, caissa@vodafone.co.nz
East Auckland Bob and Vivian Smith, caissa@vodafone.co.nz
South Auckland Bob and Vivian Smith, caissa@vodafone.co.nz
Waikato Hamilton CC, Gary Judkins, judkins4@actrix.co.nz
Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui CC, Caleb Wright, first25plus5@gmail.com
Gisborne Secondary:
Gisborne Eastern Knights CC, Jane Luiten, j.luiten@xtra.co.nz
Wanganui Manawatu Knights CC, Mark Noble, xn7223@paradise.net.nz
www.manawatuknights.co.nz
Taranaki New Plymouth CC, John Ansell, jams_ans@xtra.co.nz
Hawkes Bay Hawkes Bay CC, contact sallyrice@xtra.co.nz or s.hyslop@actrix.co.nz
Manawatu Manawatu Knights CC, Mark Noble, xn7223@paradise.net.nz
www.manawatuknights.co.nz
Wairarapa Manawatu Knights CC, Mark Noble, xn7223@paradise.net.nz
www.manawatuknights.co.nz
Wellington Wellington CC, Richard Catterall, rcatterall@hibs.school.nz
Marlborough NZCF Secretary, Helen Milligan, heligan@newzealandchess.co.nz
Nelson/Tasman Dan Dolejs, dolejs.dan@gmail.com
West Coast NZCF Secretary, Helen Milligan, heligan@newzealandchess.co.nz
Canterbury Primary & Intermediate:
Canterbury CC, Canterbury Interschool Chess Trust:
email entries@canterburychess.school.nz;
website www.canterburychess.school.nz
Secondary:
Canterbury CC, email canterbury@chess.org.nz;
website www.chess.org.nz
Otago Otago CC, Quentin Johnson, otagochess@clear.net.nz
home.clear.net.nz/pages/otagochess/
Southland Otago CC, Quentin Johnson, otagochess@clear.net.nz
home.clear.net.nz/pages/otagochess/

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