South Zone International Chess Carnival 2015 (Primary Schools) (Thursday, 25 Jun 2015)

Kheng Cheng School is pleased to host the South Zone Chess Carnival 2015. The competition will be held on Thursday, 25 June 2015.

Category Gender Age
Open Boys No restrictions to age
Under 10 Boys Age as at 1 Jan 2015
Under 8 Boys Age as at 1 Jan 2015
Open Girls No restriction
Under 10 Girls Age as at 1 Jan 2015
Under 8 Girls Age as at 1 Jan 2015

Rules and Regulations of Play:

  • The competition will be played according to the FIDE Laws of Chess.
  • Each player will play 7 rounds and be given 20 minutes to complete a game.
  • Each school may register up to 15 male players and 24 female players in total.
  • Players have to keep a proper record of their games, failing which they will have no right of claim in the event of a dispute.
  • Any disputes arising from a game will be referred to the Chess Arbiter/s.


  • Only morning tea and afternoon tea will be served.
  • Food served is halal certified.
  • Meal coupons will be provided for both teas upon registration for all competitors and accompanying teachers. Accompanying teachers must wear their CSC cards at all times.
  • Lunch will not be provided.
  • The school canteen will be opened for the provision of lunch.


Time Activity
8.00 am - 8.25 am Registration & Briefing
8.30 am Start of Round 1
8.50 am - 12.20 pm Round 2 to Round 4
Morning Tea
12.20 pm - 1.00 pm Lunch (at your own expense)
1.00 pm - 4.00 pm Round 5 to Round 7
Afternoon Tea
4.10 pm Prize Presentation


Individual Trophies

Distinction Top 5 players or 10% per category, whichever is higher
Merit Next 5 players or 20% per category, whichever is higher
Character Award 3 per category - based on results in "Raise a Player"

School Trophies

  • Top 3 prizes based on the sum of the best three scores per category.
  • Only schools with at least 3 players in the category qualify for these school trophies.

Parking Facilities:
Due to limited parking facilities, all visitors are advised to park at the carpark at Jackson Square or at the HDB carparks in the vicinity.

Submission Procedure
Please submit your registration forms via fax and via email to Kheng Cheng School Programme Executive, Mr Fadhil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and cc to Mrs Ho SP at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . You may check our school website ( to confirm the names of the competitors in the various categories 2 weeks before the competition. Please inform us should there be changes thereafter as well.

Closing Date of Registration: 10 May 2015

Invitation to South Zone Chess Carnival

Registration Form (Male)

Registration Form (Female)

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