22ND GACC INTERNATIONAL INTER-VARSITY CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP – 20TH – 28TH JAN 2018 (22ND GACC)

TUANKU BAHIYAH, 2ND RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, KL, MALAYSIA

We are pleased to inform you that the above mentioned event, organized by Tuanku Bahiyah 2nd Residential College will be held from 20th – 28th January 2017. This is an annual Chess event that has continued for 21 years. The event started in 1996, and we are continuing the tradition, and we invite you and your organization to participate.

Over the 21 years, many countries, including Vietnam, Thailand, Pakistan, Palestine, Singapore, Russia, India, Iran, China, South Africa, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Japan, Qatar, UAE, Indonesia have taken part in our event.

The 22nd GACC will be conducted as an individual tournament, and for varsities participating with at least 4 players (inclusive of 1 female player) can also vie for the Team prizes (See attached Entry Forms for Details).

This event is a FIDE Rated event and has been endorsed by Malaysian Chess Federation. We sincerely hope that Sir/Madam can help us promote this event to the universities in your country.

We are also organizing the following events, to complement our main events. Please see https://www.facebook.com/GrandAsianChessChallenge for details.

No Day & Date Event                                           Venue
1 20th January 2018 (Saturday) GACC Open Chess Championship (FIDE rated)

                       Dewan Tunku                              Canselor,

 

University of Malaya

2 20th January 2018 (Saturday) GACC Age-Group Chess   Championship
3 21st January 2018 (Sunday) GACC Open Team Chess Championship (FIDE rated)
4 25th January 2018 (Thursday) GACC Blitz Chess Championship

 

We thank you for your support. Please do contact us for further inquiries.