Chess enthusiasts are gearing up for the highly anticipated Marianito Alemania Chess Tournament scheduled to take place on December 30, 2023, at the Plaza Alemania Hotel in Iligan. The tournament will adopt a 7-round Swiss System, with a time control of 15 minutes plus a 2-second increment.
To secure a spot in the competition, participants are required to pay the registration fee through Gcash payment to Mr. Glenn Villamarin at 09338160638. The registration fees are set at P200 for Iliganon players and P300 for participants coming from out-of-town.
The tournament promises an exciting battle of wits, with attractive prizes up for grabs. The prize distribution is as follows:
- Champion: P5,000 along with a prestigious trophy
- 2nd Place: P3,000 and a trophy
- 3rd Place: P1,500 and a trophy
- 4th Place: P800 with a medal
- 5th Place: P700 with a medal
- 6th to 10th Place: P500 each with a medal
In addition to these prizes, special awards will be presented in various categories:
- Top Elementary Boy 1: P500 with a medal
- Top Elementary Boy 2: P500
- Top Elementary Girl 1: P500 with a medal
- Top Elementary Girl 2: P500
- Top Junior 1: P500 with a medal
- Top Junior 2: P500
- Top Junior 3: P500
- Top Lady: P500 with a medal
- Top Senior: P500 with a medal
- Top Executive: P500
- Top Iliganon 1: P500
- Top Iliganon 2: P500
Chess enthusiasts and spectators alike are invited to witness the strategic battles unfold at the Plaza Alemania Hotel in Iligan City. The Marianito Alemania Chess Tournament promises not only intense competition but also a celebration of skill and sportsmanship in the world of chess.