World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad, Chongqing, China (21 Jul to 30 Jul 2013)

updated 24 Aug 2013

Feature on Singapore Sports Website.

Feature on Red Sports Website.

updated 02 Aug 2013




updated 30 Jul 2013

Team Singapore has emerged to be in the 15th position out of 72 teams.
Well-done and Congratulations to the team for their wonderful performances.

Tommy Tan, Wong Yit Chee, Liu Xiangyi, Tony Tan (Team Captain), Rudolph Lau, Lew Zhi Hong.

updated 27 Jul 2013

Singapore player Zhi Hong with China Chess Queen, former World champion GM Xu Yu Hua in Yicai Cup Kylin Star Simultaneous Chess Game

updated 25 Jul 2013

Official Website

FIDE General Secretary Ignatius Leong delivering FIDE’s speech at the Opening Ceremony.

updated 23 Jul 2013

Local media interviewing Singapore Player, Liu Xiangyi

Round 1

updated 25 Apr 2013

SCF is proud to present the official team for the World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad:

  1. Wong Yee Chit
  2. Lau Xian Hui Rudolph
  3. Tan Tze Lin Tommy
  4. Lew Zhi Hong
  5. Liu Xiangyi

The Chinese Chess Association (CCA) and Chongqing Yu Cai Middle School will organize 2013 World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad in Chongqing, China, from 21 July (Arrival) to 30 July (Departure). The Youth Olympiad will be conducted under the auspices of Federation Internationale Des Echecs (FIDE), Chongqing Municipal People’s Government and Chongqing Sports Bureau. (source)


Application open to members of National Junior Squad with FIDE rating of minimum 1400.

Each player shall pay $1,200 and SCF shall subsidize the balance.

Each accompanying persons pay $1,600.

Please send cheque payment to Singapore Chess Federation (non-refundable) with copy of photograph andphotocopy of passport by 10 March 2013.

The confirmed players shall be attending a flag presentation ceremony to be held on either 20 March or 21 March 2013.


Interested participants are to submit their Registration Form to SCF. 

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