2019 Boardwalk Pearson Open Chess Open

25 March 2019 - 03 April 2019
2019 Boardwalk Pearson Open Chess Open
The Boardwalk proudly plays host to the 2019 Boardwalk Pearson Open Chess Open for the second consecutive year from 25 March to 3 April 2019. Chess grandmasters as well as emerging chess players will be competing in the event which is accredited and recognized by the World Chess Federation (Federation Internationale des Echecs, known as FIDE from its French acronym).
The Grandmasters (GM) Norm field – which is by invitation only – features players from India, France and Belarus who will compete from 25 March to 3 April in a series of competitions. The FIDE Open – open to all players – will take place from 28 to 31 March and the Development section – for primary school learners – will take place on 30 March. The GM Norm Field and FIDE Open will be rated by FIDE, Chess South Africa (CHESSA), and the URS.

Chess players are called to register to compete in the 2019 Boardwalk Pearson Open Chess Open before 20h00 on 25 March. For information, contact Tinus Goosen on 083 299 0292 or boardwalkpearsonchess18@gmail.com.

Contact Details

Contact Person: Tinus Goosen
Telephone: 083 299 0292
Email: boardwalkpearsonchess18@gmail.com

Where

Venue: Boardwalk International Convention Centre - The Boardwalk Casino
Event Address: Boardwalk Casino
Marine Drive
Summerstrand

MAP

Latitude : -33° 58' 55.66" S | Longitude : 25° 39' 26.45" E