by Marlon Bernardino
THE last leg (Metro Manila leg) of the 2019 Grandmaster Rosendo Carreon Balinas Jr. Chess Cup National Executive Chess Grandprix gets underway on October 12 at the Activity Hall, Second Floor Alphaland Makati Place in Malugay Street, Makati City.
According to tournament director Dandel Fernandez, the one-day rapid chess will be a six or seven round Swiss System format tournament and depend on the number of participants.
Hosted by D'TravEL Queen Travel and Tours with cooperation of Maynilad Chess Team and with the support of Novelty Chess Club and Alphaland Mall is divided into two (2) division, Open Class A 2000 and Up January 2019 Ncfp rating and Challenger Class B 1999 and Below January 2019 Ncfp Rating.
The time control will be 20 minutes + 5 seconds delay Bronstein.
Cash prizes await winners with the open category champion taking home P7,000 while the next four placers will receive P4,000, P3,000,P2,000 and P1,000.
Sixth to 8th placers will get P500 each.
Special prizes for the top Lady, top New Comer, top Senior and top after 4th round worth P1,000.
The Challenger champion, meanwhile, will bag P5,000 while the runner-up will settle for P3,500 and the next three players will go home with P2,500, P2,000 and P1,000.
Special prizes will also be given to the top unrated, top 2 of 1899 and Below rating and top after 4th round worth P1,000.
Open to all qualified PECA Members.
Reg fee is P 1,000 while On site is P1,200. Applicable for both Open and Challenger.
Pls .Contact our PECA Officers for details: Atty. Cliburn Anthony Orbe 09188974410, Dr. Jenny Mayor 09351004755, Dr. Alfred Paez 09212728172, Mr. Martin Binky Gaticales 09998851432,and NM Engr. Jose Efren Bagamasbad 09157209145.
Chief Arbiter is Mr. Alex Dinoy while Deputy Arbiter is Mr. Alfredo Chay.
You can send your Reg. fee at Palawan Dandel Fernandez - 09088760723 or at Bank acct.
Banco De Oro - 0111-400-15794 and Bring Proof of Payment and Deposit Slip at the venue.-Marlon Bernardino-