9 July 2010, Kuala Lumpur – Some upcoming chess tournaments for chess enthusiasts to consider.
Perlis team open
The Perlis Chess Academy, the Majlis Sukan Sekolah-sekolah Perlis and the Persatuan Catur Prestij Perlis will jointly hold the Perlis team open tournament at the Dewan S.M. Putra in Kangar, Perlis, on July 24. Entry is limited to the first 70 teams.
For details, contact Syaifulzamani Ismail (013-3939838) or visit chessperlis.blogspot.com.
The Methodist Boys’ Secondary School in Jalan Hang Jebat, Kuala Lumpur, will hold the fifth MBSSKL chess open tournament at the school premises on July 24. For enquiries, contact teachers N.K. Chin or (Mdm) L.Y. Yong at the school (03-2078 2293).
Perak grand prix
The sixth leg of the Tan Sri Lee Loy Seng Perak grand prix chess tournament will be played at SMK St Anthony in Teluk Intan, Perak, on July 25.
Closing date for entries is July 22. To register, contact Yunus (013-3908129), Hamisah (012-5008723) or Andrew (016-6295352). Details are available from perakchess.blog spot.com