Barnsley Rapid Championship 2019

The Barnsley Rapid Championship 2019 is being run by Gary Hinchcliffe.

Structure

There are 12 entrants. These are split into two groups, group A and group B seeded by grade.
Each group is double round all play all with players playing one game with black and one game with white against each opponent.
Each player has 30 minutes to finish each game. Therefore in each round each player plays 2x1 hour games.
The groups and pairings are given below

Timetable

The Championship takes place between May and September.
All games must be played by the following dates or can be played before these dates by mutual agreement.
The rounds are the same for both groups.
Round 1 - 28 May 2019
Round 2 - 25 June 2019
Round 3 - 30 July 2019
Round 4 - 27 August 2019
Round 5 - 17 September 2019

Group A
Group A Crosstable
Name AB MS TP RD RH VS Total
Andy ButterworthX½2222
Martin SheardX2022
Tony Pogson00X2024
Richard Desmedt020X226
Richard Hall0020X13
Vlad Shaposhnikov00001X1

Round 1 - 28 May 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Andy Butterworth2-0Richard Desmedt
Martin Sheard2-0Richard Hall
Tony Pogson2-0Vlad Shaposhnikov

Round 2 - 25 June 2019
Player1 Result Black
Andy Butterworth2-0Richard Hall
Martin Sheard2-0Vlad Shaposhnikov
Tony Pogson2-0Richard Desmedt

Round 3 - 30 July 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Andy Butterworth2-0Vlad Shaposhnikov
Martin Sheard2-0Tony Pogson
Richard Desmedt2-0Richard Hall

Round 4 - 27 August 2019
Player1 Result Player 2
Andy Butterworth½-1½Martin Sheard
Tony Pogson (withdrawn)0-2Richard Hall
Richard Desmedt2-0Vlad Shaposhnikov

Round 5 - 17 September 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Andy Butterworth2-0Tony Pogson (withdrawn)
Martin Sheard0-2Richard Desmedt
Richard Hall1-1Vlad Shaposhnikov

Group B

Group B Crosstable
Name GT TP JS AT TL RM Total
Gerald ThickettX101½1
Tony Perry1X00214
John Stevens22X22
Alan Taylor100X001
Tony Leon0½0X02
Robbie Merc11020X4

Round 1 - 28 May 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Gerald Thickett1-1Alan Taylor
Tony Perry2-0Tony Leon
John Stevens2-0Robbie Merc

Round 2 - 25 June 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Gerald Thickett½-1½Tony Leon
Tony Perry1-1Robbie Merc
John Stevens2-0Alan Taylor

Round 3 - 30 July 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Gerald Thickett1-1Robbie Merc
Tony Perry0-2John Stevens
Alan Taylor0-0Tony Leon

Round 4 - 27 August 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Gerald Thickett1-1Tony Perry
John Stevens1½-½Tony Leon
Alan Taylor0-2Robbie Merc

Round 5 - 17 September 2019
Player 1 Result Player 2
Gerald Thickett0-2John Stevens
Tony Perry0-0Alan Taylor
Tony Leon0-0Robbie Merc