The Finals of the UK Open Blitz Championship will take place at St. John’s Hotel, Solihull this Saturday (1st December). The venue is within five miles of Birmingham Airport and Birmingham International railway station. The tournaments will be two 15-round Round Robins, starting at 12pm.
The Chief Arbiter for the Open Final will be IA Alex McFarlane, Chief Arbiter of the Chess Arbiters’ Association. The Chief Arbiter for the Women’s Final will be IA Lara Barnes, Chief Arbiter of the English Chess Federation.
The pairings for the Finals have now been announced. You can find them here —
Women’s Final — http://chess-results.com/tnr395594.aspx?lan=1&art=2&flag=30