1st Kadayawan FIDE Rated Chess tourney at Eskina

CASH prizes, trophies and medals are at stake for the winners in the coming 2017 Kadayawan FIDE Rated Rapid Chess tournament set this August 12 and 13 at Eskina, located at Lanang Buisness Park, this city.

“We are expecting entries from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao during this two-day tournament which is part of the sports activities set for the annual Kadayawan celebration,” said IA James Infiesto of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) Region XI chapter.

Tournament format will follow the seven round Swiss System with 15 minutes total  time control.

The champion will be receiving P20,000 and a trophy while the first and second runners-up will get P10,000 and P5,000 respectively with trophies. The third runner-up will get P2,500 and a medal while the 5th to 10th placers will have P1,000 each.

Special awards will also be given to Top Kiddie Player (12 years-old and below), Top Junior Player (20 years-old and below), Top Female Player, Top PWD, Top Senior, Top Employee and Top Executive.

Registration is pegged at P300. Interested may contact Infiesto at 0933-6055795.

Infiesto along with IA Casto Abundo will also have the FIDE Arbiters Seminar on those dates which will coincide with the tournament.

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