last update 16th Apr 20:00

Welsh U14s, U12s, and U10s Championships

Welsh Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships April 20/21 2024

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welsh U14, U12 and U10 Chess Championships

and the

Welsh Closed Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships

 

Sat 20th/Sun 21st April 2024

Mercure Cardiff North Hotel

Circle Way East,

Llanedeyrn,

Cardiff CF23 9XF

Entry Fees and Minimum Prize Fund

Sections

WELSH CLOSED RAPID CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP

(FIDE Rated)

Saturday, 20th April

9 rounds

Rate of play:15 mins plus10 secs

Event will start at 11 am and finish at approximately 6.30 pm

Open to all Ages

WELSH CLOSED BLITZ CHAMPIONSHIP

(FIDE Rated)

Sunday, 21st  April

11 rounds

Rate of play: 3 mins + 2 secs

Event will start at 14.30 and finish at around 18:00

Open to all Ages

UNDER 14, UNDER 12 and UNDER 10 CHAMPIONSHIPS

(U14 only is FIDE rated)

Saturday and Sunday, 20th and 21st  April

5 rounds

Rate of Play: 60 mins + 10 seconds

There will be three rounds on Saturday with round 1 beginning at 10.30 am and 2 rounds on Sunday with round 4 beginning at 10.30 am

 

News

ENTRY FEES

U14, U12 and U10 Championships - £15

Rapidplay: £20

Blitz: £20

Rapidplay and Blitz if entered at the same time  £35

PRIZES

U14,U12 and U10:

In each section the players placed 1st , 2nd  and 3rd  will receive trophies.

Further prizes will depend upon number of entries and will be announced at the event.

 

RAPIDPLAY AND BLITZ

The Minimum prize fund for each event will be £200.

Further prizes will depend upon number of entries and will be announced at the event.