Doeberl 2019 Registrations Open:  Eventbrite - Doeberl Cup 2019


What division am I eligible for?

Check our Division Requirements table, and look up your ACF and FIDE ratings. Registrations are accepted based on a player's current published ratings.


Registering three or more members of the same family?

Stop here! You may be eligible for a small fee reduction

Family entry is based on 3rd and subsequent fee paying members of the family paying ½ price for entry. If you wish to apply for Family Entry, please contact us for confirmation prior to purchasing tickets.


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A note on admin: We are now using Eventbrite to process online registrations. This means that payment must be made at the time of registration, and a small processing fee is charged by Eventbrite. Payments are processed via Paypal, which accepts VISA, MasterCard and American Express (no account required - select Pay With Credit or Debit Card after submitting your registration form).

Division Requirements

 Requirements / Notices
PremierPlayers must be titled (GM, WGM, IM, WIM, FM, WFM) or have a minimum rating FIDE (1900) or ACF (1800).
MajorAn ACF rating between 1400 and 2000 is required. Players without an ACF rating are eligible if they hold a FIDE rating between 1500 and 2000.
MinorAn ACF rating below 1600.
U1200sAn ACF rating below 1200 points
LightningRegistration & payment on the day only. No rating requirements. Entry is $15 for Adults, $10 for U18s. Free entry for GMs, WGMs, IMs, WIMs.

Family Entry

Family entry is based on 3rd and subsequent fee paying members of the family paying ½ price for entry. If you wish to apply for Family Entry, please contact us for confirmation prior to purchasing tickets.


Refunds and Player Withdrawal

Players withdrawing more than 72 hours before the start of the event are entitled to a full refund, less processing fees. If a player withdraws within 72 hours of the event a 50% refund will be issued. Any player who withdraws after the start of the event forfeits their registration fee.

Players are expected to complete all rounds of their respective events. Players who cannot do so should inform the organisers before their next round. A player withdrawing under these circumstances will be required to pay an entry bond the next time they enter the Doeberl Cup (to the value of the standard entry fee). This bond will be refunded upon the completion of that next event. Players who withdraw without notifying the organisers in advance may have further conditions imposed upon their future entry.