3rd Leg Elims of Kiddies Rapid Chess Tourney slated Jan. 19-A A +A
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
THIRD Leg Elimination N.I.C.A.PAWNSTORM "Building Future Champion" Kiddies Rapid Chess Tournament is slated on January 19 at 3rd Floor, Centroplex Mall, Bacolod City.
The tournament system will be seven rounds Swiss System and the time control is 25 minutes each player play to finish.
The tourney is open to all elementary students from both public and private schools.
Top 10 winners will get medals and cash prizes, while the top three finishers will receive cash prize, trophy and medal, as well as a slot in the grand finals, chess training pool and simultaneous exhibition.
The event will determine the best of the best of Negros chess in elementary level to prepare them to become future champions not only here in the locality but in national and international events.
The 1st Leg Qualifiers were Manilyn Cabungcag, Shieldon Coleta and Valerio Mangubat, while the 2nd Leg Qualifiers were Cedrik Severino, Jireh Martinez and Japeth Pimentel.
The 4th Leg is scheduled on January 26, while the grand finals will be on February 2.
Participants are encouraged to register at least one day before the tournament, which will start at 9 a.m. on January 19, 2013.
Interested participants may contact 09072517756 or 09076656565. (PR)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on January 15, 2013.