KL CHESS CHALLENGE 2021 (ONLINE)

1-6PM (+8 Malaysia Time)
24 OCTOBER 2021 (SUNDAY)

This Tournament is organised by KL Chess Academy independently and does not involve

KL Chess Association, Malaysia Chess Federation or Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia due to a newly revised rule.

1.  CATEGORY -

     Under-10 (born 2011 or later)

     Under-12 (born 2009 or later)

     Those from the lower age bracket can register in higher

     category for more challenging experience. 

     Category is based on Year of Birth.

2.  FORMAT

     Platform:  Lichess.org
     Time Control:  15+0 mins

     Pairing:  Swiss System

     No. of Rounds:  9

 

3.   SCORE:  

     1 points (Win), 1/2 point (Draw), 0 Point (Loss)

 

4.  FAIR PRACTICE:  Please approach the tournament with

     good sportmanship.  Lichess has the ability to detect unfair

     practice.  We would follow lichess monitoring practice and

     disqualify player(s) for unfair practice without further 

     mediation.  Arbiter's decision is final.

 

5.  DEVICE:  Only laptop or desktop is preferred.  Ipad or

     android is allowed but a separate device has to be set up for   

     Zoom. Zoom must be switched on throughout the tournament.

6.  INTERRUPTION:  Player has the responsibility in ensuring

     uninterrupted internet connection and power throughout

     the game.  The Organizer shall not be held responsible for

    such interruption.  In the event of Lichess server disruption,

    the result of the round during disruption still stands and

    there would not be a replacement round.

7.   ENTRY FEE:  RM30 for all categories (Malaysian)
                           USD8 for non-Malaysian

 

8.   CLOSING DATE: 14 October 2021 (Thurs), 8pm.

                               

9.   PRIZES

      Prizes will be disbursed through online banking method.

      For all categories

      1st - RM250, 2nd - RM200, 3rd - RM150, 4th - RM100,

      5th & 6th - RM80, 7th to 12th - RM60.
      Best & 2nd Best Girl - RM60.

      Total Prize fund:  RM2,680.

      The Organiser has the right to reject entry(s) and not to

       award winner(s) who does not meet the fair play policy.
       
       In the event of same points and same tie, the Organiser

       will follow the ranking as listed in Lichess.  

      

10.   PAYMENT  -

        a. Maybank 514187 214430,

            Effective Commerce Sdn Bhd.
 

       b.  Paypal (click here to pay), for non-Malaysian only.
 

       Please upload payment slip before submitting the entry.

                        

11.  ENQUIRY - enquiry.klchess@gmail.com
                         Whatsapp +60 19-258 6355