Woodlands Galaxy Chess Tournament 2015 (21 Nov to 22 Nov 2015)

updated 15 Nov 2015


Starting List, Pairings, Results

Blitz Open

RapidOpen | Challengers

Woodlands Galaxy Community Club is located at 31 Woodlands Ave 6, 5 minutes' walk from Admiralty MRT Station. The facilities comprise of Singapore's only Community Club with in-house observatory which is open on Fridays and Saturday evenings for Astronomy and Stargazing sessions. There are also karaoke rooms, kitchen, and a fitness room which is open to residents. Also nearby is Admiralty Place, which houses a food court, other eateries and shops.

1. Organisers: The Tournament is jointly organised by the Singapore Chess Federation and Woodlands Galaxy Community Club IAEC, and played under the FIDE Laws of Chess, and the following rules.

2. Eligibility, Format & Prizes:

(A) BLITZ EVENT (Non-Rated)
OPEN Category – Swiss System, 11 Rounds, 5 minutes per player, without increment.

Swiss System, 7 Rounds, 25 minutes per player, without increment.

OPEN – Open to all.
Trophies for Top 10.

CHALLENGERS – FIDE Rating 1600 and below.
Trophies for Top 10.
Additional trophies for Top 5, Boys Under 8, 10, 12, and Girls Under 8, 10, 12.

3. Venue: Woodlands Galaxy Community Club, 31 Woodlands Ave 6, Singapore 738991

4. Schedule:

21 Nov (Sat) 1400 - 1800 hours (A) BLITZ EVENT (Non-Rated)
     - OPEN
22 Nov (Sun) 0930 - 1830 hours (B) RAPID EVENT (FIDE-Rated)

5. Entry Fee: Rapid - $30 ; Blitz - $20
By Cash or Cheque (to be made payable to Singapore Chess Federation).

6. Closing Date: Sun, 15 Nov 2015 by 6 pm, or first 200 entries.
Late entries WILL NOT be accepted. Entries without payment will not be accepted. Entry Fees are non-refundable.

7. In the event of any disputes (outside the FIDE Laws of Chess), the Organisers decision shall be final and no further correspondence shall be entertained.

8. FIDE ZERO START rule shall apply. Please check correctness of your entry on www.singaporechess.org.sg as we may not make changes on the day of the tournament. Please visit website regularly for updates.

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