On May 1 Rapid Chess and Blitz Chess Kazakhstan Championship among women starts in Almaty, and participants with a rating of ELO 2000 and above will compete for the winners’ pot of 350 000 tenge. The competition is held in 9 rounds according to the Swiss system.
The rapid chess games will take place from May 1 to 2, and the blitz tournament will take place on May 3. The first three places in each type of chess will receive medals, diplomas and pay-outs.
Applications for participation must be submitted by April 5, 2019 to the following email address:
The number of participants is limited to 40 people, the players with the highest rating as of April 01, 2019 have the advantage.
The general partner of KCF is SWF “Samruk- Kazyna” JSC, the social partner is “Samruk-Kazyna Trust”, a Social Projects Development Fund.
The general sponsor of the “Kazakhstan chess federation” Republican Public Association is the Scientific and Educational Foundation named after Academician Shakhmardan Yessenov