- Any player under the age of 18 has the right to participate.
- The tournaments are not valid for FIDE Rating. It will be valid for SIMBA Rating though.
- Entry fee is paid upon registration and is non-refundable.
- By registering each player agrees to abide by the regulations of the championship including the anti-cheating rules.
WFM Marina Cherkasova
FA Mark Bryan
System of Play
- The tournaments will be played using the 5 Rounds Swiss System.
- The time control will be 30 minutes for the whole game with 15 seconds increment from move 1.
Virtual Playing Venue
Disconnection and Technical Issues
- Every player must have a working internet connection for the duration of the tournament.
- If a player is disconnected from the server, the player must reconnect as soon as he can and continue the game.
- A player may lose their game due to slow or loss of internet connection.
- The Chief Arbiter’s decisions cannot be appealed.
Saturday – 15 May 2021
11:30 – Opening Ceremony
12:00 – Round 1
13:30 – Round 2
Sunday – 16 May 2021
10:00 – Round 3
11:30 – Round 4
13:00 – Round 5
14:30 – Closing Ceremony
- The best three players of each category will recieve trophies.
- Players in categories III and IV qualify for a higher category with a score of 4/5.
- Players in category V qualify for category IV with a score of 3/5.
- All players who have achieved a higher category shall recieve certificates.
Players will be required to join a Zoom Call. Players are required to use either a laptop or desktop computer as players need a camera and to share their screen.
- The tournament will adhere to the FIDE Online Chess Regulations which can be found on the FIDE Website>>.
Hurry! Registration Deadline:
14 May 2021