SCF Grading System & SCF Tournament Accreditation

updated 27 Mar 2016

The following changes shall be effective with effect from 1 Jan 2016:

SCF GRADING SYSTEM SCRAPPED

The SCF Grading System that has been introduced in April 2014 shall no longer be used as a means to measure the strength of a player. All Singapore players shall be progressively obtaining FIDE IDs and have FIDE ratings instead.


SCF TOURNAMENT ACCREDITATION SCRAPPED

The classification of National Arbiters (ie NA1-4) shall be removed.

 

A ONE TIME admin fee shall be charged for the registration for NEW FIDE IDS come 1 Jan 2016.

The admin fee shall be:

  • $60 for Singaporeans and PRs aged 20 and above
  • $30 for Singaporeans and PRs aged below 20

All applications(with supporting documents) for new FIDE IDs shall be subject to approval from the SCF.


John Wong
Acting General Secretary

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