last update 2nd Sept 22 14:00
Directions to the Hotel:
FROM THE EAST
Leave M4 at junction 29 and join A48(M). After 4 miles take the exit signposted Cardiff Docks and Cardiff Bay. Take 3rd exit off the roundabout onto another smaller roundabout. Take 3rd exit. Hotel is located on your right.
FROM THE WEST
Leave the M4 at junction 30 and take 3rd exit off the roundabout. At next roundabout taken 2nd exit, and at the third roundabout take 2nd exit onto A48(M). Take 2nd exit signposted Cardiff Docks and Cardiff Bay. Take 3rd exit off the roundabout onto another smaller roundabout. Take 3rd exit. Hotel is located on your right.
The Mercure Hotel, Cardiff North: To book accommodation please contact the hotel directly.
South Wales Late Summer Chess Congress 2022
The U18 prize category for Welsh juniors in the Open and players in the Senior Section are restricted to Welsh Qualified Players Only.
These players must be registered members of the WCU and registered with FIDE as Welsh at the time of entry. Also, entrants must be Welsh qualified in at least one of the following ways:
a) Birth in Wales
b) Child of a person who was both in Wales
c) Spouse of a person who was born in Wales
d) Ten years consecutive residence in Wales at any time prior to the event
e) Residence in Wales for at least two years immediately prior to the event.
f) i For U18s the entrant must be born in 2004 or later
ii For Seniors the entrant must be born on Dec 31st 1962 or earlier.
Note: Entry to the Open and Major is open to all so the above restrictions DO NOT apply.