THE 2nd Libayan-Libayan Tatluhan Chess Team Tournament 1975 average ratings will start off on September 15 at League One Southgate Mall in Makati City.
According to tournament director and manager Domingo Libay, the rapid chess tatluhan team event format will have a time control of 20 minutes plus five seconds delay per move using seven round-swiss system in this one-day National Chess Federation of the Philippines sanctioned tournament.
The tournament is open to all titled, non-titled , rated and unrated chess players. Team Composition is 3 players in each team with titled/master player fielding at board 1. Ratings basis is latest NCFP ratings as of July 1, 2019.
"We do this to promote chess in the grass-roots level."said tournament director Domingo Libay. "We also believe that by encouraging the youth to actively participate in sports like chess will keep them away from drugs." added Libay.
Prizes at stake is P20,000 plus trophy and medal for the champion.
The second to eight placers are set to pocket their respective cash prizes worth P15,000, P10,000, P8,000, P6,000, P3,000, P2,500 and P2,000 while minimum of two teams for the category winners in the Top College Team, Top High School Team, Top Elementary Team, Top kiddie (Under 14) chess team and Top Lady Team will get P2,00 plus medals and P500 each awaits for the Individual board medallist from board 1 to 3.
The event is supervised by the Chess Arbiter Union of the Philippines headed by Alexander Dinoy and Alfredo Chay.
Advance Registration fee is P2,300 (Deadline on Sept 13, 2019) with Free Lunch.
Strictly On-Site Registration Fee is P2,500 with Free Lunch (from 9:AM-11:00 AM only) Late Entry on September 15, After 11:00 AM is no Free Lunch.
Call or text mobile number Tournament Organizer Genghis K. Imperial at (+63 926-251-4205) for complete details. To Send Payments - Genghis K. Imperial BDO Cash Card - 5267 2700 4372 8498.-Marlon Bernardino-