Chess-Results (start lists, pairings & results)
| Girls U8 & U11 | Girls U14 & U17 |
| Open U8 | Open U11 | Open U14 | Open U17 |
Chief Arbiter Gerald Chan Peng Khoon
- World Chess Federation, FIDE Arbiter (FA)
18 August 2012 Press Release
Daily Chess News
Chess News Blog
Top 15 Singapore players in respective category may apply to the SCF for consideration for selection for the FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2012. Non-NJS members are required to commit with registering for the SCF National Junior Squad trainings in Terms 4/2012 and 1/2013.
1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championships 2012 Opening Ceremony (video, 12.15 min)
Photo Gallery Slideshow
7 August 2012 1.37am
Minutes of Technical Meeting (1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championships 2012)
1 August 2012
Accreditation Pass for 1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championship 2012 (A MUST FOR EVERYONE)
5 July 2012
Entry fee discount refund of 20% is approved for all SCF National Squads new Term-3/2012 members with minimum 75% attendance (inclusive of any approved absences) in Terms 3 & 4/2012.
20 June 2012
Early Registration Deadline has been extended to: before 6pm Sunday 15 July 2012.
Singapore Maps – Singapore Online Cityguide & Streetmap
Nanyang Primary School
Civil Service Club @ Tessensohn
Cherry Loft Hotel
16 May 2012
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions:
1. The 1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championships (6-12 August 2012) are a SCF National Junior Squad (Development) and a SCF National Youth Squad (Gold) qualifying event. All qualifying will be eligible for National Chess Training registration in subsequent 4 terms, following which re-qualification is required.
2. The 1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championships (6-12 August 2012) is open for registration to all chess players, eligible by age. Please register early. Early registration benefits all.
9th Singapore International Chess Festival 2012
1st ASEAN International Youth Chess Championships 2012
Open (Under-8, Under-11, Under-14, Under-17) &
Girls (Under-8, Under-11, Under-14, Under-17)
Rules, Regulations & Registration
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This event is open for registration to all chess players, eligible by age.
Time Control and Format: Swiss System; FIDE-rated and titled; Rate of play will be 40 moves in 2 hours followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game, all without time increment. Zero-Start shall be applied.
Prize Fund: S$44,000
Open Category (Under-8, Under-11, Under-14 & Under-17 as at 1.1.2012) (S$26,000):
1st S$1500; 2nd S$1000; 3rd S$800; 4th S$600; 5th S$400; 6th & 7th S$300 each; 8th to 15th S$200 each
Girls Category (Under-8, Under-11, Under-14 & Under-17 as at 1.1.2012) (S$18,000):
1st S$1000; 2nd S$800; 3rd S$600; 4th S$500; 5th S$400; 6th & 7th S$300 each; 8th to 10th S$200 each
The SCF reserves the right to merge categories which have less than 10 players and re-structure the prize fund of the category.
Entry Fees: S$250 All players (Discount of 40% for all SCF National Squads Term-2/2012 members with minimum 75% attendance)
Early registration benefits: After 15th June 2012, a late surcharge of S$50 will be imposed for late entry, subject to SCF’s acceptance.
Playing Venue: Nanyang Primary School, 52 King’s Road Singapore 268097
Shuttle Bus service will be provided from the Cherry Loft Hotel to the Playing Venue (Morning) & from Playing Venue to the Hotel (Evening).
6th August: Arrival of Players
6th August: Technical Meeting – 7 pm @ Civil Service Club @ Tessensohn, Auditorium Level 3, 60 Tessensohn Road (players not present shall not be paired), Singaporean at 8.30 pm
7th August: Round 1 – 1600 hour
8th August: Round 2 – 1600 hour
9th August: Round 3 – 0900 hour; Round 4 – 1600 hour
10th August: Round 5 – 0900 hour; Round 6 – 1600 hour
11th August: Round 7 – 0900 hour; Round 8 – 1600 hour
12th August: Round 9 – 0900 hour; Buffet Lunch provided – 1300 hour. Closing Ceremony – 1500 hour and Departure of Players
section updated 11 May 2012
Chess-friendly event announcement links:
FIDE Chess Calendar (”biggest up to date worldwide chess tournament calendar“)
Chess Daily News
Sports.CN (rules, regulations and registration in Chinese)