Result of the Beginners Tournament 2017 

Close to 60 kids participated in our “8th Annual Beginners Tournament 2017” in order to test their chess skill. The Chess Academy is delightful to see the improvement and progress of each student over the last few months. A Big Congratulation to all Winners and well done to all!

Below are the final result of each section.

U6 section:
1st place – Jonas Lai (ISF Academy)*
2nd place – Clarence Chan (AKLC TCA)*
3rd place – Jonathan Li (AKLC TCA)*
Female Champion – Kayla Mow (SPK Kindergarten)

U8 section:
1st place – Chan Ngo Yu (Kau Yan School)
2nd place – Lau Cheuk Yui, Clovis (Kau Yan School)
3rd place – Alshinbayev Nurtai (ISF Academy)*
Female Champion – Emma Chan (CDNIS)*

U10 section:
1st place – Savya Sarda (American Int’l School)
2nd place – Alco Chan (RCHK)*
3rd place – Savir Sarda (American Int’l School)
Female Champion – Sin Yan Yu, Adeline (Kau Yan School)

U12 section:
1st place – Fung Yu-Tin, Rex (RCHK)
2nd place – Sean Lee (QBS)
3rd place – Ngai Shun Kiu (CDNIS)
Female Champion – Helen He (CMS)

The Chess Academy will hold the next tournament on Jun 11 – “The 8th Annual Hong Kong Scholastic Championship”, it is one of the Biggest Chess event in Hong Kong with over $3,000 cash prizes and trophies to bring home. For more details, please click here.



8th Annual Hong Kong Scholastic Championship

Date: June 11, 2017 (Sunday)
Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Location: Kellett School, 7 Lam Hing Street, Kowloon Bay
Section:      Division I, II, III, IV
Format:      Swiss System with 6 Rounds, G/25, 50 minutes a round
Awards:     Overall Male & Female Champions; $300, $200, $100 cash prizes for top 3 winners in each section, Trophies for top 3 school teams, and individual winners in all sections. (Every participant will receive a certificate!)
Entry Fee:  $280 if paid by May 15; $330 afterward
Deadline:    June 5 , 2017 (Space is Limited, Sign up NOW!)

To Register: By phone 3480 4199, by fax 8143 0070 or email