updated 22 Dec 2014
Starting List, Pairings, Results
The Singapore Chess Federation and the Serangoon CC shall be working together with The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund to raise funds to assist children from low-income families, and help them through school. All net proceeds from this tournament shall be directed to The Straits Times Pocket Money Fund. A donation tin will be made available at the event venue for those who wish to make further donations.
Organizers: Singapore Chess Federation, and The Serangoon CC.
(A) Category 1 – SCF Grade C & Above (Rating >1600) – FIDE Rated
(B) Category 2 – SCF Grade D to G (Rating <1601 to Unrated) – FIDE Rated
(C) Young Beginners – Under 6 / 8 / 10 / 12 (Based on Year of Birth) – SCF Grade G Only (Unrated)
Venue: The Serangoon CC, 10 Serangoon North Ave 2, Singapore 555877, Multi-Purpose Hall #01-01
Date/Time: Sunday, 28 December 2014, 9am to 6pm. All participants are to report by 8.45 am.
FIDE ZERO START rule shall apply. Please check correctness of entries on www.singaporechess.org.sg.
Time Control: Swiss System of 7 rounds with 25 minutes per player to complete the game.
Entry Fee: $30 (Payment by Cash*, or by Cheque** payable to: Singapore Chess Federation)
* if paying by Cash, please prepare exact amount. ** Cheque is the preferred mode of payment.
Prizes: Trophies or Medals to top 20% for each category. Medals for all Young Beginners (Under 6 & Under 8)
Closing Date: Saturday. 20 December 2014 by 6 pm or First 500 entries. Entry fees are non-refundable. Entries without payment will not be accepted. Late fee of $100 shall apply, subject to SCF approval.
In the event of any disputes (outside the FIDE Laws of Chess), the Organizer's decision shall be final and no further correspondence shall be entertained. Please check www.singaporechess.org.sg regularly for updates.