East Asian Chess Championships 2016 was held from 4th to 11th August in South Korea. A total of 12 hong kong players accompanied by their parents, and led by Coach Sydney from Activekids have attended this 9 rounds tournament.
Rachel Lu has won 2nd place in G12 Section and was awarded the title of Woman Candidate Master. Congratulation! Rachel.
In u8 Section, CM Bao Jinwen won 2nd place! Way to go Jin wen!
In the u14 Section, Oliver Yau won 6th place as well.
In u12 Section, Huang ho Pang won 4th place, while in u10 section, Kaden Timothy Chan won 5th place.
The Chess Academy is organizing an online chess tournament in this Summer. Register on the “chess.com” and play as many games as you can. This tournament is aim for students to practice and have fun playing some Live Chess games during the holiday.
Schedule: Now – until Sep 1, 2016
Rhythm of play: Live Chess (minimum 15 min + 10s) or Daily Chess (1day to reply)
Tournament format: Round robin without limitation on the number of games played.
There will be 2 different standings:
a) Total Points
b) % of points scored (minimum 20 games)
Prizes: There will be 3 prizes for each of the 2 standings.
To register: Please call 3480 4199