National Age-Group Chess Championship 2016

Posted on Feb 12 2016 - 1:27pm by Web Admin

INVITATION

National Age-Group Chess Championship 2016, UTP Tronoh, Perak

National Age-Group Chess Championship 2016, UTP Tronoh, Perak

The Malaysian Chess Federation (MCF) have the honour to invite all MCF States Affiliates to participate in The National Age-Group Chess Championships to be organize in Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Tronoh, Perak from 12th March 2016 to 14th March 2016.

ELIGIBILITY OF PARTICIPANTS

  1. Each State may register any number of players to participate in the U-6, U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14, U-16 and U-18 Age-Groups for Boys and Girls and will be considered as State Entry.
  2. Players without register through their respective State Association willl be considered as Direct Entry.
  3. Players who are entitled to participate must not reach the respective ages before 1st January 2016. Participants are requested to bring along their I/C or Birth Certificate at all time for verification.

TOURNAMENT

  • 7 Age Groups in 2 categories (Boys & Girls) / 8 rounds Swiss System.
  • Time Control: 45 min. + 30 sec. increment from move 1 – All moves must be recorded.

AGE GROUPS

Category Date of Birth
U-06 On or after 2010
U-08 On or after 2008
U-10 On or after 2006
U-12 On or after 2004
U-14 On or after 2002
U-16 On or after 2000
U-18 On or after 1998

SCHEDULE

Venue: CHANCELLOR HALL, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Bandar Seri Iskandar, Tronoh, Perak, MALAYSIA

MALAYSIA NATIONAL AGE GROUP CHESS 2016
Time Program
Saturday 12 Mar.
O830 – O900 Arrivals
O930 – 1000 Technical briefing to all Players
1000 – 1230 Round 1
1330 – 1600 Round 2
1630 – 1900 Round 3
Sunday 13 Mar.
O900 – 1130 Round 4
1230 – 1500 Round 5
1530 – 1800 Round 6
Monday 14  Mar.
O900 – 1130 Round 7
1230 – 1500 Round 8
1500 Tie-Breaker – Playoff where necessary
1600 Prize Giving

The top 10 players shall receive certificates of achievements.

All players shall receive certificates of participation.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES AND MODE OF PAYMENT

Registration Date Players through Respective State (STATE ENTRY) Non-State Players (DIRECT ENTRY)
Before and on 3rd Mar. 2016 RM 50 RM 100
After Closing Date 3rd Mar. 2016 RM 100 RM 200

Entries after 3rd Mar. 2016 will be accepted only at the discretion of the organizers.

STATE ENTRY: State entry must be submitted by respective State Chess Association as confirmation of entry. Kindly contact your respective State Association for entry details and payment.

DIRECT ENTRY: Non-State entry. For details, kindly contact MCF Secretariat Gregory Lau 010-2888087 or email msianchess2010@gmail.com

Bank-In Current A/C No.: PERSEKUTUAN CATUR MALAYSIA

CIMB Bank Berhad, (PWTC branch) Current A/C No: 8000649725

The entry form and a copy of Bank-in slip must be scanned and mail to msianchess2010@gmail.com (Attn : Gregory Lau) not later than 3rd Mar. 2016.

CONTACT MCF SECRETARIAT

Organizing Secretary

En. Gregory Lau
Email: msianchess2010@gmail.com
Tel. HP: 010-2888087

Pn. Zuraihah Wazir
Tel. HP: 017 6309065

PRIZES

Boys (U-06 to U-18)
Place Prize
Champion Challenge Trophy + Gold Medal
2nd Silver Medal
3rd Bronze Medal
4th-10th Medal
Girls (U-06 to U-18)
Place Prize
Champion Challenge Trophy + Gold Medal
2nd Silver Medal
3rd Bronze Medal
4th-10th Medal

TIE-BREAK:

  1. P.E (Where applicable, only for Champion)
  2. Buchholz
  3. S.B.
  4. Cumulative

The top 4 players (based on tie-break results) from this event shall qualify for representation to WORLD, ASIAN, ASEAN & other Age-Group events subject to acceptance of conditions of all MCF Selection Guidelines 2014 and Regulations.

Download prospectus and entry form here.