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:
Criteria to qualify for this event:
- The player must finish top 4 in NYCC 2019 in their respective category contested
- This event does not offer any free board / lodging to official player.
- 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|