by Marlon Bernardino
EVERYTHING is set for the staging of 2018 Yakult Non-Master Rapid Chess Tournament on August 19, 2018, 8am at the Robinsons Place Tuguegarao.
"Open to all non-master chess players and so far is one of the biggest tournament in Cagayan. We are looking forward to seeing a lot of participants. Let the battle of the brains begin." said the 28-years-old Bryan Cyril Martinez, Officer-in-Charge of the Healthy Tummy Corporation and a former top chess player of Colegio De San Juan De Letran-Calamba.
"Healthy Tummy Corporation is a Yakult Distributor for the Provinces of Cagayan, Kalinga and Apayao." he added.
Cash prizes await winners with the non-master division champion taking home P7,000 and the trophy while the runner-up will receive P5,000 and a trophy and the third-placer will settle for P3,000. The fourth placer will pocket P2,000 and fifth to 10th place will get P1,000 each.
For registration and other details, please contact tournament manager Mr. Linar Agustin at mobile number: 0935-545-1521 or you can register at Cagayan Chess Development Club number 49 Taft Street, Centro 03, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.
Tournament Registration fee is P300. Last Registration is on August 17, 2018.(Marlon Bernardino)