Additional Information

Entry Fees



Free entry for GMs, WGMs, IMs, and WIMs - please contact Chief Organiser, FA Walter Wolffs to claim.


$150.00 for all players.

Prize Fund

The prize fund for the MIO will be approximately $15,000.

Organisers and Arbiters

Chief Organiser:

FA Walter Wolffs

Chief Arbiter:

IA Peter Tsai

Deputy Chief Arbiter:

IA Andrew Hardegen

Tournament Arbiters:

FA Walter Wolffs and
NA Daniel Poberezovsky

DGT Operator:

FA Walter Wolffs


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