Participation is open for all players who have valid FIDE ID, invalid or inactive ID’s will not be accepted.
Last day for registration will be 13th of Feb 2020
Tournament will be 9 rounds – Swiss system
Time Control will be 61 minutes and NO Increment
Entry fees are paid in CASH ONLY will be as per the following
In case you wish to cancel your registration send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org 24 hours prior to the tournament day.
Prizes will be awarded based on Tie Break and will not be shared
A Player can’t be awarded more than one prize and will be awarded the higher prize.
Winners of the tournment must be present at the closing ceremony.
In case of issues or complaints, a player can launch an addressal request with the appeals, committee the fees for the same will be 200 AED, the committee will consist of Chief arbiter, Tournament Director and Highest rated player, decision of the appeals committee will be final and binding on all, and no contest against the decision will be accepted.
For any further inquiries or information, you can contact HOC team members through the following email address:
Friday February 14, 2020
Al Furjan , The Arbor School
Home of Chess Academy, under the patronage of UAE chess federation, has the honor of inviting you to take part in its first international blitz tournament, First Al Sayyah International Blitz chess event, which will take place in the Emirate of Dubai, UAE on the 17th of August 2018.
Friday August 17, 2018
dubai media city, Shatha tower
Are you looking for heart stopping, nerve wrecking, mind blowing part of chess? You have come to the right place. <br>
Join in our Berserk tournament this weekend, and experience another level of pure thrill, where the playing field is leveled, and anyone can be a champ! <br>
Go on, register and show us what you are made of!!
Friday August 3, 2018
Dubai Design district, MUMS TABLE
Terms and Conditions:
1. Berserk Rule
- All players opting for this mode, should inform the organiser before the start/pairing of the next round.
- Once confirmed, the time for the player will be halved.
- If the player opting for Berserk wins, he/she will get twice the points
- If the player opting for Berserk loses, the opponent will be rewarded points as per his/her chosen mode of play.
2. Normal Rule
- All players opting for this mode, dont have to inform the organizer, this is the default mode.
- Normal time limit of 10 min + 0 sec will apply
3. All decisions by the organizers will be final
4. Once paid the registration fee will be non refundable
5. Tie- breaks - 5 level tie break system as decided by the organizers
6. Pairing will be based on Swiss system