Johor Closed 2016

Johor Closed 2016

organised by Johor Chess Association
Date: 23.07.2016
Venue : Level 36 City Square Office Tower, Johor Bahru, Johor
Format: 6/7 round Swiss individual (with team prizes), 20 minutes per player
This is a closed event open only to Johor players (Players who have registered to JCA as Johor players )*
Tournament Director : Dean Dinesh 014-6115256
Prizes Special Prizes Team Prizes
Champion: RM 300 Best Lady: RM 80 Best team
2nd : RM200 Best Veteran >50 RM50 Best U16 team
3rd : RM120 Best U16 RM 50 Best U12 team
4th: RM100 Best U16 girl RM50  
5th : RM80 Best U12 RM 30  
6th : RM60 Best U12 girl RM30  
7th : RM50 Best U10 RM30  
8th: RM 50   Best U10 Girl RM30      
9th: RM40   Best U8 RM30      
10th: RM 40 Best U8 girl RM30  
More prizes shall be included depending on the number of participants        
Registration : 9.00 am
Round 1-3: 10.30am – 1.30 pm
break: 1.30pm – 2.30 pm
Round 4-7: 2.30pm – 6.30 pm
closing/prize giving : 6.45pm
1. Entry fee:   RM 20           U12 : RM10     Closing date: 20.7.2016   Late entry: RM30   U12: RM20
2. Bank in to Persatuan Catur Johor, RHB Bank , Current Account 20101700207247
3. Send payment slip by email to
4. Goto Johor Chess Association website
         to fill up the online registration form Johor Closed Registration Online      

List of Players registered online

5. Registration is completed only after payment is made.
6. During registration please indicate your team name, a team shall consists of 4 players
Terms and Conditions
1. Johor players are Malaysians born in Johor or working/studying in Johor, for the last 6 months
2. Special prizes are given only if there are at least 3 participants
3. Team prizes are given only if there are at least 2 teams participating
4. Team prizes are in the form of entry fees to the Astro Merdeka Rapid Open Team Chess Championship 2016
5. With the condition that the team is playing as Johor State Team /Johor Junior State team under JCA.
6. Minimum 3 players from the best team must play in the Astro Merdeka team tournament
7. In the event that the winning team cannot play in the merderka tournament , the prize shall be withdrawn.
8. Johor Chess Association reserves the right to make changes to the prize structure and schedule without giving prior notice. JCA’s decision is final.

Johor Amateur Chess Championship 2016


Date : 9 April 2016  Saturday

Time :  10.00 am to 5.30 pm

Venue : Level 36 Office Tower City Square, Jalan Wong Ah Fook, Johor Bahru

Format: 7 Round Swiss, Time Control 20 minutes to finish

Tie Breaks :1.  Solkoff     2.  Sonneborn-Berger   3.  Progressive Scores

Entry Fees:  RM 30  ,RM20 for those who register online before 7/4/2016

Registration online at

Johor Amateurs 2016 online registration

List of Players registered online LIST OF PLAYERS REGISTERED


Payment: RHB Bank Current A/C No. 20101700207247 (Persatuan Catur Johor)After bankin , please send the image of  bankin slip to

Players who have registered online and made payment can  request  for certificates 2 days  before the tournament.

Contact :  Steven Cheong 0167202272

Conditions/qualification for participation:

Under 12 Category:  There is no restriction for under 12, all Under 12 players can play.

Open Category: Only amateurs can play.  Players with any latest FIDE rating or National rating 1600 and above, are not qualified to play. Players who had represented Malaysia in Sea Games (men or women) or in Chess Olympiad (men or women) are not qualified to playPlayers with FIDE International Titles like GM, IM, FM, CM, WGM, WIM, WFM, WCM or online titles AGM, AIM … and players who have local titles like NM & WNM are not qualified to play.

The prospectus may be downloaded hereInvalid download ID.

ChampionRM 200 + medalRM 200 + medal
1st runner upRM 100 + medalRM 100 + medal
3rd RM 100 + medalRM 100 + medal
4th$60RM 60 + medal
5th $60RM 60 + medal
6th $40RM 40 + medal
7th $40RM 40 + medal
8th Consolation PrizeConsolation Prize + medal
9thConsolation PrizeConsolation Prize + medal
10thConsolation PrizeConsolation Prize + medal
Best LadyConsolation PrizeOther special prizes shall receive prizes together with medals . Best Girl and Best U8 and U10
Best Veteran (>45)Consolation Prize
Best government servantConsolation Prize
Best private sector employeeConsolation Prize
Best Under 17Consolation Prize