Akshayakalpa Chess Festival
Innovators Chess Academy is proud to announce the Akshayakalpa Chess Festival from November 16 to 19, 2016. The Festival comprises of three Events as below:
1) November 16, 2016. Akshayakalpa Inter-School Chess Tournament (Team Event).
2) November 17 and 18, 2016. 4th Karnataka State Schools Chess Championship (Selection Event for the National Schools Chess Championship at Nagpur in January 2017)
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3) November 19, 2016. Akshayakalpa Open Chess Tournament - Total prize fund Rs 50,000/-.
Open Chess Tournament
ICA Juniors will be conducting an Open Chess Tournament for 40 FIDE Rated Players on November 1, 2016 at Coviam Technologies, Opposite Karnataka Bank, 24th Main, Sector 2, HSR Layout, Bangalore 560102. For details, please contact Avichal Jadeja at 9916925012
38th ICA Monthly Chess Tournament on 30th October, 2016.
The 38th ICA Monthly Chess Tournament will take place on October 30, 2016 from 9 am. Open Category starts at 2 pm and will finish at 7 pm. Entry Fee is Rs 400/- for UKCA registered Players and 450 for Non-UKCA registered Players.
To become a UKCA register player, you are required to pay a one-time payment of Rs 1,000/- to UKCA from the link below:
Venue is Silicon City Academy of Secondary Education (Directions are mentioned below). Last Date for entries is October 29, 2016. Entries will also close if the number touches 150. Confirmation will be provided on the eve of the Tournament.
Note the Clock timings for the Open category: 20 minutes each + 3 seconds increment. All other categories will have 20 minutes each.
TOURNAMENT RULES AND REGISTRATIONS:
Spot entries are not allowed.
Entry fees can be paid at any branch of HDFC Bank, Online money transfer OR by cash by walking into one of our Coaching centers.
Personal Chess Sets
All participants are required to bring their own chess sets.
For Bangalore North entries: Contact 9880399906. Bangalore South: 9980409870. Bangalore East: 9886358313/ 9980409870.
Entry Fee for all Categories is Rs 400/-. Lunch will be provided if there are 100 participants registered by the last date.
The total Prize fund for Open Category is Rs 20,000/- for Rapid (with at least 30 participants. If less than 30 participants, then the Prizes would be awarded from the total entry fees received).
5 prizes for Boys and 5 for Girls in all Categories - Under 8, U-11 and U-15. 5 prizes for Girls will be given with participation of at least 10 girls in the respective categories. Else, 3 prizes will be awarded for the corresponding Girls Category.
Please note that we have removed the condition for winning a prize wherein the player should have a 50% score.
Open Category Prize list is provided below for 30 and above 50 players:
1st Place : Rs 3000 or Rs 4000
2nd Place: Rs 2500 or Rs 3500
3rd Place: Rs 2000 or Rs 3000
4th Place: Rs 1500 or Rs 2500
5th Place: Rs 1500 or Rs 2500
6th Place: Rs 1200 or Rs 1700
7th Place: Rs 1200 or Rs 1700
8th Place: Rs 1000 or Rs 1500
9th Place: Rs 1000 or Rs 1500
10th Place: Rs 1000 or Rs 1500
11th Place: Rs 1000 or Rs 1500
12th Place: Rs 800 or Rs 1300
13th Place: Rs 800 or Rs 1300
14th Place: Rs 800 or Rs 1300
15th Place: Rs 700 or Rs 1200
Submission of Entries
submitting entries for all ICA Chess Tournaments, you may visit either
of our Training Centres by contacting the relevant Coach.
For online transfer of the entry, please refer the details below:
Chess Academy, HDFC Bank, Gandhi Bazaar branch, A/c No:
04461450000045. IFSC Code: HDFC0000446. After doing the online
transfer, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the
online transfer reference number, Name and Date of Birth of the
participant and the category he/she wishes to take part in.