Upcoming events: 2nd Christmas Tournament (FIDE Rated) on December 27th

IWICA will organize the 2nd Christmas Tournament in Narathiwat Center on December 27th, followed by a Kids Tournament on December 28th. With this we want to establish this tournament as traditional yearly event. Please read the article to register and to find all the important information.

A) 2nd Christmas Tournament (FIDE Rated), December 27th

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1. All players regardless of age, title or rating are invited to join, provided that they have a valid FIDE ID Number.

2. The number of participants is limited to 40 due to the capacity of the playing venue. Please register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

3. The tournament fee is 600 thb. The fee is waived for GM's, IM's and FM's.

4. The cash prize for the winner will be 5000 thb. Other cash prizes will be given depending on the total number of players.

5. There will be Trophies for the top 3 players, Medals and Certificates for best senior player, best female player, and best juniors by categories. 

6. The Registration form is below in this article. We will only accept Online registrations.

7. The tournament will start on Tuesday, Dec 27th 9.00 am. All participants have to confirm the registration by 8.30 am or they will not be paired for Round 1.  Players can pay the tournament fee on arrival.

8. The organizer is planning 7 rounds by Swiss System. However, depending on number of participants there might be a small change that will be announced before the start of the tournament. The time control is 15'+10".

- The following tie-breaks will be applied:
a) Direct encounter
b) Median Buchholz
c) Buchholz
d) Greater Number of wins
e) Cumulative score

To register for the tournament please fill in the following registration form:

 

 

B) Christmas Tournament for Kids, December 28th

1. All kids born 2002 or later are invited to join.

2. The number of participants is limited to 40 due to the capacity of the playing venue. Please register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

3. The tournament fee is 400 thb.

4. There will be 3 categories: U6, U10 and U14

5. There will be Trophies for top 3 players and the best girl in each category and certificates for all.

6. The Registration form is below in this article. We will only accept Online registrations.

7. The tournament will start on Tuesday, Dec 28th 9.00 am. All participants have to confirm the registration by 8.30 am or they will not be paired for Round 1. 

8. The organizer is planning 5 rounds by Swiss System. However, depending on number of participants there might be a small change that will be announced before the start of the tournament. The time control is 25 minutes per player.

 

To register for the tournament please fill in the following registration form:

 

Looking forward to see you on this event!