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Welsh U14, U12, U10 and U8 Rapid Play Championships

Saturday 17th Dec 2022.

5 rounds, starting at 10:30.


Venue: Blessed Carlo Acutis Catholic School,

(Formerly Bishop Hedley High School)

Gwaunfarren Rd,


Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 9AN

Tournament Director:

Kevin Staveley

57, Treharne St., Cwmparc, Rhondda, CF42 6LH

(01443) 772750

In the event of severe weather we will place a notice on the Welsh Chess Union Website (, on this website, and also attempt to contact all entries by email. Thus an email address is essential when entering.


Light refreshments will be available for sale.


Rate of play:

All moves in 15 minutes with a 10 second increment per move from move 1

All players must be Welsh Qualified (see Tournament Details)

This event is held under the auspices of the Welsh Chess Union. The WCU Privacy Statement can be found at