updated 18 Mar 2016
All players are to have read and understood the following 68th NSI 2016 Briefing Package which includes the Risk Assessment Findings & Recommended Control Measures, and Tournament Code of Conduct.
No dispute shall be entertained for which if the involved personnels did not read the Package.
updated 10 Mar 2016 ; 12 Mar 2016
Starting List, Pairings, Results
updated 13 Feb 2016
For more information on the incremental time control, please see FAQ ON INCREMENTAL TIME CONTROL.
Organised by the Singapore Chess Federation, played under the FIDE Laws of Chess, and the following rules:
Division (Non FIDE-rated)
All students shall compete in their respective divisions according to their year of birth as follows:
(Age as at 1st Jan 2016)
|A Div Boys/Girls||1996 to 1999||JC, IP Yr 5 & 6 & Centralised Inst.|
|B Div Boys/Girls||1999 to 2001||Upper Sec Schs age 15, 16, 17|
|C Div Boys/Girls||2002 to 2003||Lower Sec Schs age 13 & 14|
|Senior Div Boys/Girls||2003 to 2005||Pri Schs age 11, 12, 13|
|Junior Div Boys/Girls||2006 to 2007||Pri Schs age 9 & 10|
|Lower Junior Div Boys/Girls||2008 to 2009||Pri Schs age 7 & 8|
All participants must be dressed in school attire or PE attire, failing which they shall be defaulted from the championships.
Participants must be of age 20 and below. Over-aged participants shall be disqualified with no appeals.
Pasir Ris Sports Hall, 120 Pasir Ris Central, Singapore 519640
System & Time Limit
Schedule: Detailed schedule shall be posted after Round 1
|21 Mar||Mon||8.45 am to 6 pm||Primary||Opening Ceremony &
Rounds 1 to 5
|22 Mar||Tue||8.45 am to 6 pm||Primary||Round 6 to 9 &
|23 Mar||Wed||8.45 am to 6 pm||Sec & JCs||Opening Ceremony &
Rounds 1 to 5
|24 Mar||Thu||8.45 am to 6 pm||Sec & JCs||Round 6 to 9 &
With School Endorsement: $ 30.00
Without School Endorsement: $ 50.00
Qualification for National Junior Squad 2016
– Refer to Singapore Chess Federation – Selection & Training Guidelines 2016
Closing Date – Friday, 11th March 2016 at 7 pm.
A SURCHARGE OF $50 SHALL BE LEVIED ON LATE ENTRIES. Withdrawals shall not be refunded. All participants must check their entries on SCF website, www.singaporechess.org.sg. Any amendments must be done before 18th March 2016 failing which the participant shall only start in Round 2.