FIDE World Youth Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships (U14, U16, U18 Boys/Open & Girls)

International Chess Federation (FIDE), Spanish Chess Federation (FEDA), and the World Youth Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2019 Organizing Committee, have the honor to invite all the FIDE member Chess Federations to participate in the 3rd FIDE World Youth Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2019 (under 14, under 16 and under 18 years old – open and girls), which will take place in Salobreña, Spain, between September the 10th, 2019 (arrival) and September 14th, 2019 (departure).

Those interested can write before 1st July 2019 to:

mcfselection@gmail.com
tsepin@gmail.com
Cc.
aham@pc.jaring.asia

 

Criteria to qualify for this event:

  1. The player must finish top 4 in NYCC 2019 in their respective category contested
  2. This event does not offer any free board / lodging to official player.
  3. Players who fulfil the minimum FIDE elo rating ceiling based on the chart listed below can apply to go as Additional player.
Boys World Youth Girls World Youth
U-14 elo 2050 U-14 elo 1800
U-16 elo 2200 U-16 elo 1900
U-18 elo 2300 U-18 elo 2000

Download: https://wyrbcc2019.com/wp-content/uploads/Regulations-WYRBCC-2019-ENG.pdf

4th Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship

Thailand Chess Association (TCA) under the auspices of the Asian Chess Federation (ACF) and World Chess Federation (FIDE) invites all Asian national/regional chess federations to participate in the 4th Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship, to be held in Bangkok, Thailand, during 1st August (Arrival) – 10th August (Departure) 2019.

Those interested can write before1st July 2019 (for Official Player application as published on 8th May 2019)to:

mcfselection@gmail.com
tsepin@gmail.com
Cc.
aham@pc.jaring.asia

Criteria to qualify for this event:

  1. The player must finish top 4 in NYCC 2019 in their respective category contested
  2. The position of Official player shall be awarded to the player in the sequence of NYCC 2019 results ie Champion, followed by 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Result of Official players will be published on 4th July 2019.
  3. Players who finished 2nd, 3rd or 4th during NYCC 2019 can apply to go as Additional player. As for Additional player application, you must write in before 7th July 2019.
  4. Players who fulfil the minimum FIDE elo rating ceiling based on the chart listed below can apply to go as Additional player. You must write in before 7th July 2019.
Boys Eastern ASIA AG Girls Eastern ASIA AG
U-6 elo 950 U-6 elo 850
U-8 elo 1100 U-8 elo 1000
U-10 elo 1250 U-10 elo 1150
U-12 elo 1350 U-12 elo 1250
U-14 elo 1400 U-14 elo 1300
U-16 elo 1500 U-16 elo 1350
U-18 elo 1550 U-18 elo 1400

 

Download: Eastern_Asia_Youth_2019_Regulations