Post from: Cliburn Anthony A. Orbe‘s facebook account. January 10, 2020
Guys, the framework for the new 2020 National Chess Championship series has been approved by our dear Chairman Cong. Prospero Pichay!
The first tournament, which I will personally organize and oversee, will kick off in the NCR this Feb 15-16 and 22-23. Venue to be announced later.
Stop your blitz and start to THINK DEEP!
If anyone is interested to be a sponsor or knows of anyone who might be interested to be a sponsor, kindly PM me.
Let’s get ready to rrrrummmble! — feeling excited.
Post from: Cliburn Anthony A. Orbe‘s facebook account.
Guys, about the 3rd Chooks to go Rapid Chess Tournament, kindly note that:
1. There is no on-site registration. Deadline for registration is only up to January 22, 2020;
2. The venue can only accommodate 400 players. The arbiters will prepare only for 400 participants; register as early as you can if you want to join; Slots are limited only for 100 players per category (Open, Executive, Juniors, Kiddies). As of now marami na pong nagpa-register baka po mahuli kayo at ma reject ang registration application nyo.
3. The event is FIDE-rated. You need a FIDE ID number. If you have no FIDE ID number yet, Fill up the NCFP membership form and we will get you a FIDE ID number. the membership form can be downloaded at www.ncfph.org. Follow the instructions stated in the form.
4. We will really try to make this a very memorable tournament for you. We will have many dgt boards, live projectors and big screens broadcasting the moves. We will broadcast the event live on facebook with good commentators explaining the moves. (IM Roderick Nava sana you will be available to commentate on the broadcast master!)