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 here[ddownload id=”308″]

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


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