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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Event Name

Date

17th Queenstown CC Age Group Chess Championship 2020 : Re-scheduled

Sunday, December 06, 2020 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

UPDATE

In view of the current Covid-19 situation, the 17th QCC Age Group Chess C'ship 2020 is postponed to 6/12/2020. Players who are not able to play on this date can claim a refund of their entry fee from Queenstown CC.

All registrations and payments are to be made at Queenstown CC.

72nd National Chess Championships (Open & Women)

Tuesday, December 01, 2020 2:00 pm - Friday, December 18, 2020 2:00 pm

 

1. Schedule
    01 Dec       Tuesday                 7.00 pm              Technical Meeting
    04 Dec       Friday                    7.00 pm              Round 1
    05 Dec       Saturday                7.00 pm              Round 2
    06 Dec       Sunday                  4.00 pm              Round 3
    11 Dec       Friday                    7.00 pm              Round 4
    12 Dec       Saturday                7.00 pm              Round 5
    13 Dec       Sunday                  4.00 pm              Round 6
    18 Dec       Friday                    7.00 pm              Round 7
    19 Dec       Saturday                7.00 pm              Round 8
    20 Dec       Sunday                  4.00 pm              Round 9

2. Venue
    Singapore Interllectual Games Center

3. Eligibility
    a. Open to players under SGP Federation   
    b. Open Section     FIDE rating 2000 (Standard) and above, as at 01st December 2020
        Women Section  FIDE rating 1400 (Standard) and above, as at 01st December 2020
    c. Only top Singaporean or Singapore PR will declare National Champion
    d. SCF Reserves all right to Accept or Reject entries without assigning any reasons.

4. Format
    a. FIDE’s Laws of Chess shall apply
    b. 9 rounds Swiss
    c. Rate of play: 90 minutes with 30 seconds increment from move one
    d. Default time is 30 minutes from the start of the round.
    e. The Organizer reserves the right to amend the schedule in the case of
        unforeseen circumstances, and subject to the number of entries.

5. Appeals Committee
    a. SCF shall appoint 3 members to form the Appeals Committee.
    b. An appeal shall be made in writing within 15 minutes of the completion of the
        relevant playing session, accompanied by an appeal fee of S$100.
    c. Fees shall be refunded if the appeal is upheld, and forfeited if appeal is deemed
        unsuccessful.
    d. The ruling of the Appeals Committee is FINAL and NO further correspondence
        shall be entertained.

6. Ranking and Tie Break
    a. The final ranking is determined by the total number of points scored.
    b.  In the case of a tie, the following order of tie breaks shall be used:
         i.   Direct Encounter
         ii.  Buchholz Cut 1
         iii. Buchholz
         iv. Greater number of wins
         v.  Sonnenborn Berger

7. Prizes
    a  Trophies to Top 10 players for each category
    b. Cash Prizes 
        i.  Open  
             1st          S$ 2,500                                7th           $300
             2nd         S$ 1,500                                8th           $300
             3rd          S$ 1,000                                9th           $200
             4th          S$    800                               10th          $200 
             5th          S$    500                               11th          $100
             6th          S$    500                               12th          $100
         ii. Women
             1st          S$ 1,000
             2nd         S$    500
             3rd          S$   300
             4th          S$   100
             5th          S$   100

8. Entry Fees
    a. S$150.
    b. Withdrawals shall not be refunded

9. Registration
    a. Deadline - 1st December 2020 6pm
    b. By registration for the championships, players agreed to abide by the rules
        of the tournament and decisions of the organisers.
    c. Registration form


61st National Inter-School Team Chess Championships (Primary Division)

Monday, November 09, 2020 10:00 am - Thursday, November 12, 2020 10:00 am

Rules & Regulations
Technical Requirements
Instruction to Players
Other Rules

Registration Form

1. Eligibility 
    Open to all Government & Government Aided Schools

2. Schedule 
    Open / Girls Open
    09/11 Mon  10-11 AM            Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    10/11 Tue   10 AM - 1 PM      Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

   Open U10 / Girls U10            
   10/11 Tue   10 - 11 AM          Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    11/11 Wed  10 AM - 1 PM     Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

    Open U08 / Girls U08
    11/11 Wed  10-11 AM            Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    12/11 Thu   10 AM - 1 PM      Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

3. Championship Details
    Platform             Chess.com
    Team                  Max 2 teams per category
    Board                 4 players per team in fixed board order, no reserve
    2nd Device        One Zoom camera per team

4. Prize
    Zonal                 Top 3 in each Zone / Category
    National             Top 3 in each Category 
    Challenge Cup   Result of 3 best teams from the Schools

5. Closing Date       4 November 2020 

61st National Inter-School Team Chess Championships (Secondary Division)

Monday, October 26, 2020 9:00 am - Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:00 am

Rules & Regulations
Technical Requirement
Instruction to Players
Other Rules

Registration Form


1. Eligibility 
    Open to all Government & Government Aided Schools

2. Schedule 
    Open / Girls Open (Revised)
    27/10 Tue  10-11 AM            Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    28/10 Wed 10 AM - 1 PM      Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

    Open U16 / Girls U16           
    27/10 Tue   10 - 11 AM          Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    28/10 Wed  10 AM - 1 PM     Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

    Open U14 / Girls U14
    28/10 Wed  10-11 AM            Technical Meeting & Trial Run
    29/10 Thu   10 AM - 1 PM      Round 1 - 3 
                        2 - 5 PM             Round 4 - 6

3. Championship Details
    Platform             Chess.com
    Team                  Max 2 teams per category
    Board                 4 players per team in fixed board order, no reserve
    2nd Device        One Zoom camera per team

4. Prize
    Zonal                 Top 3 in each Zone / Category
    National             Top 3 in each Category 
    Challenge Cup   Result of 3 best teams from the Schools

5. Closing Date       21 October 2020 

72nd National Schools Individual Chess Championships 2020 - Postponed

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 8:00 am - Friday, March 20, 2020 6:00 pm

UPDATE : This tournament is being re-scheduled. New dates & registration deadline to be advised.

1. Rules and Regulations

2. Registration Form

3. Annex A: Code of Conduct

4. Annex B: Pass Application Form (Accompanying Person)

5. Annex C: Pass Application Form (Teacher-In-Charge & Coaches)

Schedule:

 

Time  17th Mar 2020 (Tue)  18th Mar 2020 (Wed) 19th Mar 2020 (Thu)  20th Mar 2020 (Fri)
 08.10 U14, U16, Open R1 U08, U10 R1 U12 R1  
 09.10 U14, U16, Open R2 U08, U10 R2 U12 R2 U12 R4
 10.20 U14, U16, Open R3 U08, U10 R3 U12 R3 U12 R5
 11.30 U14, U16, Open R4 U08, U10 R4   U12 R6
 12.40 Lunch U08, U10 R5 U08, U10 R6 Lunch
 13.50 U14, U16, Open R5   U08, U10 R7 U12 R7
 15.00 U14, U16, Open R6 U14, U16, Open R8 U08, U10 R8 U12 R8
 16.10 U14, U16, Open R7 U14, U16, Open R9  U08, U10 R9  U12 R9
 17.20 Prize Giving

 

Venue: Northland Primary School

Note: Accompany Person need to apply pass @ SCF's Office 

  

Chess-Results

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Under-08

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Under-10

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Under-12

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Under-14

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Under-16

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Boys Open      

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Under-08

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Under-10

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Under-12

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Under-14

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Under-16

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Girls Open      

11th National Kindergarten Chess Championship 2020 - Postponed

Saturday, March 14, 2020 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

UPDATE : This tournament is being re-scheduled. New dates & registration deadline to be advised.

Date:       14th March 2020

Venue:     Singapore Intellectual Games Centre (Bishan CC)

Eligibility: Born in 2014 and after 

 

Registration Form

 

 Chess-Results

Starting List

 

 

Hong Bao Rapid Chess Tournament 2020 - Cancelled

Sunday, February 09, 2020 9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Registration Form 

The event has been cancelled due to the current Novel Coronavirus situation. 

Please kindly collect the refund in SCF's office during office hours.

 

Chess-Results

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Open

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Challengers

 

Hong Bao Rating Tournament 2020 - Registration Closed

Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:00 pm - Monday, January 27, 2020 7:00 pm

Rules & Regulations and Registration

 

Update on Registration Deadline:

Registration closed.

 

Starting List

 

Kickoff 2020 Chess Tournament

Sunday, January 05, 2020 9:30 am - 6:30 pm

71st National Championships 2019 (Open & Women) - Dr Wong Yip Chong Cup

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 pm - Sunday, January 19, 2020 8:00 pm

 

1. Organiser

 The tournament is organized by the Singapore Chess Federation (SCF).

Sponsored by Family of Dr. Wong Yip Chong.

2. Playing Venue

 Singapore Chess Federation, 51 Bishan Street 13 #02-01A SIGC Singapore 579799.

3. Eligibility

    • Open Category – FIDE rating 2000 (Standard) and above, as at 01st December 2019.
    • Women’s Category – Female players with a FIDE rating 1400 (Standard) and above, as at 01st December 2019.
    • Open to Singaporeans, and Singapore PRs under SGP Federation only.
    • SCF Reserves all right to Accept or Reject entries without assigning any reasons.

4. Tournament Format

    • FIDE’s Laws of Chess shall apply.
    • The tournament shall be conducted in the Swiss System of 9 rounds, using the Swiss Manager Program.
    • Rate of play shall be 90 minutes with 30 seconds increment from move one.
    • For up to 6 players, tournament shall be played in Double Round-Robin.
    • For 7 to 12 players, tournament shall be played in Single Round-Robin.
    • Recording is compulsory.
    • The default time is 30 minutes from the start of the round.

5. Schedule

    • The Technical Meeting shall be held on 26th December 2019, Thursday 7 pm at SCF (51 Bishan Street 13, #02-01A SIGC Singapore 579799).
    •  The Organizer reserves the right to amend the schedule in the case of unforeseen circumstances, and subject to the number of entries in each category.
 Date  Day  Time  Remarks
 26 Dec  Thursday  7.00pm  Technical Meeting
 31 Dec  Tuesday  6.30pm  Round 1
 01 Jan  Wednesday  2.00pm  Round 2
 04 Jan  Saturday  6.30pm  Round 3
 05 Jan  Sunday  2.00pm  Round 4
 05 Jan  Sunday  6.30pm  Round 5
 11 Jan  Saturday  6.30pm  Round 6
 12 Jan  Sunday  2.00pm  Round 7
 18 Jan  Saturday  6.30pm  Round 8
 19 Jan  Sunday  2.00pm  Round 9 & Prize Presentation

6. Appeals Committee

    • SCF shall appoint 3 members to form the Appeals Committee.
    • An appeal shall be made in writing within 15 minutes of the completion of the relevant playing session, accompanied by an appeal fee of S$100.
    • Fees shall be refunded if the appeal is upheld, and forfeited if appeal is deemed unsuccessful.
    •  The ruling of the Appeals Committee is FINAL and NO further correspondence shall be entertained.

 7. Ranking and Tie Break

  • The final ranking is determined by the total number of points scored.
  •  In the case of a tie, the following order of tie breaks shall be used:
    • Direct Encounter
    • Buchholz Cut 1
    • Buchholz
    • Greater number of wins
    • Sonnenborn Berger

8. Prizes

8.1  Open Category – Trophies to Top 10 players.

  • Top player of the Open category shall be awarded the National Champion title.
  • Cash Prizes         
    • 1st          S$ 2,500                               6th           $500
    • 2nd         S$ 1,500                               7th           $300
    • 3rd          S$ 1,000                               8th           $300
    • 4th          S$    800                               9th           $300
    • 5th          S$   500                                10th         $300

8.2  Women’s Category – Trophies to Top 10 players.

  • Top player of the Women’s category shall be awarded the National Women Champion title.
  • Cash Prizes         
    • 1st          S$ 1,000
    • 2nd         S$    500
    • 3rd          S$   400
    • 4th          S$     50
    • 5th         S$      50

9. Entry Fees

    • The entry fee shall be S$150.
    •  The closing date for registration is 10th December 2019 (Tuesday).
    •  Withdrawals shall not be refunded

10. Registration

10.1 By Hand or by Post:

      • Singapore Chess Federation
      • 51 Bishan Street 13
      • #02-01A SIGC (Bishan CC)
      • Singapore 579799

10.2 Entry Fees are to be made via Cash, or Cheque (made payable to ‘Singapore Chess Federation’).

11. Additional Regulations

    • Players are only allowed to analyse their game in the Game Analysis corner.
    • Players are expected to be smartly attired and maintain acceptable standards of behaviour.
    • Players are assumed to have read the Tournament Rules & Regulations and are obliged to obey them and adhere to the instructions put forward by the Organizers/Arbiters, otherwise, they may be asked to leave the tournament hall.
    • Players are not allowed to bring mobile phones or other electronic devices to the tournament hall, any violation shall result in a Loss of Game.
    • All players and audiences in the tournament hall are to adhere to the rules put forward by the arbiters/organizers. Otherwise, they may be asked to leave the tournament hall.


 

36th National Age-Group Chess Championships 2019

Friday, December 27, 2019 10:00 am - Monday, December 30, 2019 8:00 pm

Cairnhill Chess Festival 2019

Saturday, December 07, 2019 9:30 am - Sunday, December 08, 2019 5:00 pm

5th SG Amateur Chess Championship 2019

Saturday, November 30, 2019 9:30 am - Thursday, December 05, 2019 8:00 pm

>> For more details & registration

Registration Deadline: Registration closed

 

Chess-Results

Starting List, Pairings, Results

60th National Inter-School Team Chess Championships 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 10:00 am - Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:00 pm

48th Queenstown CC Open Chess Championship 2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019 9:00 am - Sunday, August 25, 2019 6:30 pm

More details

Registration Deadline: 11th August 2019, 5pm. 

Limited to 1st 180 entries. Entries will close earlier once the maximum number is reached.

National Blitz Chess Championships 2019

Saturday, July 27, 2019 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm

More Details >>

Registration Deadline : Registration Closed.

Starting List, Pairings, Results

31st National Rapid Chess Championships 2019

Saturday, July 27, 2019 9:30 am - Sunday, July 28, 2019 6:00 pm

Nanyang Racial Harmony Team Chess Challenge 2019

Sunday, July 21, 2019 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

More Details

Registration Deadline: Registration Closed (06 Jun 2019, 03.00pm)

 

Chess-Results

Starting List, Pairings, Results - U12

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Open

 

42nd Queenstown CC Chess Club Championship 2019

Sunday, June 30, 2019 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

More Details >>

Registration Deadline: 16 Jun 2019, 5 pm or first 180 entries.

4th SG City Chess Open 2019

Friday, June 07, 2019 3:30 pm - Wednesday, June 12, 2019 2:00 pm

Registration Form

Registration Deadline: First 200 entries, or by 6pm 24th May 2019 (Friday); whichever comes first.

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Open

Starting List, Pairings, Results - Challenger

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