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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Event Name

Date

17th Queenstown CC Age Group Chess Championship 2020

Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

More Details

All registrations and enquiries are to be directed to Queentown CC Chess Club.

Kickoff 2020 Chess Tournament

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

For More Details & Registration

Registration Deadline: First 220 entries, or by Sunday, 29 Dec 2020, 6pm whichever comes first.

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

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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

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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

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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

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42nd Queenstown CC Chess Club Championship 2019

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

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4th SG City Chess Open 2019

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

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National Chess960 2019

Friday, April 19, 2019 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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TCA Junior Chess Open Championships 2019

Friday, April 19, 2019 8:45 am - 6:15 pm

More Details

All entries submitted with cheque/cash payment must reach Serangoon Gardens Country Club by Friday, 05th April 2019, 6pm. Entries can be submitted by hand, mail or fax (63985355). All cheque payments must be made payable to 'Serangoon Gardens Country Club’. Only the first 220 paid entries bearing the club's acknowledgement will be accepted.

World School Chess Championship

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 2:00 pm - Sunday, April 28, 2019 1:00 am

The World School Chess Championship will be held at Antalya, Turkey from 17 Apr 2019 to 27 Apr 2019.

Open for participation to all players currently registered (Term 1/2019) in HP & HP-I with SGP flag.

Interested participants are to submit their names and the following to trainingmatters@singaporechess.org.sg for selection by 08 March 2019, by 6pm.

  1. The Category that the player wish to register for.
  2. Player Performance Record.
  3. Number of accompanying person.
  4. Number of Rooms & Types.
  5. Copies of Passport for players & all accompanying person.

All participants are expected to have read and understood the Rules & Regulations World School Chess Champonship & SCF Selection Guidelines.

QCD SG CHESS LEAGUE 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019 7:30 pm

Registration Deadline Extended to 24th March 2019, by 18.00pm.

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16th Queenstown CC Age Group Chess Championships 2019

Sunday, April 07, 2019 9:00 am - 5:15 pm

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Registration Closed.

71st National Schools Individual Chess Championships 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 8:00 am - Friday, March 22, 2019 6:00 pm

10th National Kindergarten Chess Championships 2019

Sunday, March 17, 2019 2:00 pm - 6:15 pm

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