Entry open for the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open

We’re off! You can now register for the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open and book the Hotel at the following links:

Alternatively, for room reservations directly, you can download the Regent Cha-am room reservation form:

QuickPay with 2C2P

If you have registered and wish to pay online, please click one of the secure links below (currently available for single entries only (if you have multiple competitors, please send details of the number of people and the group in which they are playing in an email and we will send you back a unique link).

NB. In the “Message to Merchant” section, please specify the name of the competitor.

Chess on the Beach

18th BCC Open at the Regent Cha-am Beach Resort

Bangkok Chess Club is delighted to announce that the 18th Bangkok Chess Club Open Chess Championships will return to the Regent Cha-am Beach Resort. The dates are 13–21 April, 2018.

Taking place three days after the completion of the Asian Youth Championship in Chiang Mai, the 18th BCC Open is expected to be the biggest and best ever!

Tournaments details to follow soon.

GM Zaw Win Lay Memorial 2017

GM Zaw Win Lay Memorial International Open 2017

1. Organization
This event is organized by Myanmar Chess Federation under the auspices of the Myanmar National Olympic Council.

2. Schedule

28th September :
Arrival of Players
 : Technical Meeting – 2000 hour (Absent players shall not be paired for Round 1)

29th September :
Opening Ceremony – 0900 hour; Round 1 – 0930 hour; Round 2 – 1600 hour

30th September :
Round 3 – 0900 hour; Round 4 – 1600 hour

1st October :
Round 5 – 0900 hour; Round 6 – 1600 hour

2nd October :
Round 7 – 0900 hour; Round 8 – 1600 hour

3rd October :
Round 9 – 0900 hour : Closing Ceremony – 1600 hour

4th October : Departure of Players

3. Time Control and Format
Swiss System; FIDE-rated and titled; Rate of play will be 90 minutes for the whole game with 30 seconds increment for every move starting from the first move. Zero-Start shall be applied.

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