Starts:
18 August 2016
to
Ends:
23 August 2016

6th Gibraltar Junior International Chess Festival 2016

The venue is the Caleta Hotel and follows the successful pattern of the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival, offering competitive chess-playing opportunities with an equally strong social, fun and educational programme.

There are two main categories:

a) open to competitors aged under 16 on 1 January 2016 (born in 2000 or later);

b) open to competitors aged under 12 on 1 January 2016 (born in 2004 or later).

Max FIDE rating 2300 on May 1st 2016.

http://www.gibraltarchesscongress.com/junior/

http://www.gibraltarchesscongress.com/junior/download/flyer16/2016_flyer_ENG.pdf

How to Enter

1.

Download our interactive entry form in English or Spanish and email to Cathy Popham: cathy@caletahotel.gi.

[img src="http://www.gibraltarchesscongress.com/junior/images/oddsods/wordrtf.png" height="16" border="0" width="16">English Entry Form[img src="http://www.gibraltarchesscongress.com/junior/images/oddsods/wordrtf.png" height="16" border="0" width="16">Spanish Entry Form

If you have any entry queries please contact Stuart Conquest at chess@caletahotel.gi.


Schedule

Programme

Thursday 18 August

Arrival

Afternoon Blitz

17.30 hrs

Meet and Greet at Caleta Hotel for everyone

20.30 hrs

Friday 19 August

Opening by Hon. Minister for Sport & Culture, Steven Linares

10.00 hrs

Round 1

10.00 hrs

Round 2

15.00 hrs

Masterclass with professionals

20.00 hrs

Saturday 20 August 

Round 3

10.00 hrs

Rock Tour / Beach Activities

15.00 hrs

Evening Simultaneous for participants and accompanying parents with all visiting Grandmasters

19.30 hrs

Sunday 21 August 

Round 4

10.00 hrs

Round 5

15.00 hrs

Masterclass with professionals

20.00 hrs

Monday 22 August 

Round 6

10.00 hrs

Excursion Dolphin Safari

15.00 hrs

Gala Dinner and Prize Giving

20.00 hrs

Tuesday 23 August

Departure

Contacts

Festival Organiser

Stuart Conquest Director, Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival.

chess@caletahotel.gi

Festival Director

Peter Purland Chairman of the National Chess Junior Squad and Chief Arbiter for Wales. petepurland@btopenworld.com 

Marketing Co-ordinator

Patricia Claros Aguilar

juniorchessgibraltar@caletahotel.gi 

Mob: (+34) 603 861 661

Chief Arbiter

David Welch David is the Chief Arbiter of the English Chess Federation.

dvdwlch@googlemail.com 

Arbiters

Daniel Escobar FIDE master and FIDE arbiter. daesdo@gmail.com 

Abdelhafid El-Amri (International Arbiter)

elamri3@gmail.com

Press Officer

Alice Mascarenhas