Hong Kong Online STANDARD Series
Players are classified into tiers and will be played in the tournament of their respective tier against similar level of players.
Starting tier for the players will be "Pawn" unless with existing FIDE rating in which the starting tier will be as follows:
Bronze Pawn: 0-1500 FIDE rated
Silver Knight: 1501-1700 FIDE rated
Gold Bishop: 1701-1900 FIDE rated
Platinum Rook: 1901-2100 FIDE rated
Diamond Queen: 2101-2300 FIDE rated
Master King: 2301+ FIDE rated
According to the final ranking of each tournament, top 25% of the players will be promote into 1 tier above; bottom 25% of the players will be demote into 1 tier below; the rest of the players will remain in the same tier.
Double Round Robin. 1 white game and 1 black game against every players in the tournament.
Number of players:
4 to 8 players per tournament.
Standard: 60 minutes + 10 seconds increment per move, starting from move 1.
1 month to finish all games. (exact date and time to be arrange with opponents)
This Tournament will be played online via the Chess.com platform. But players may also choose to play their games physically at Kidult C Academy with mutual agreement of their opponent.
Free of charge. Please register here to show your interest, we will notify you when there's a tournament in your tier that have been organised.
Upcoming tournament information:
2020 Feb: TBD
2020 Mar: TBD
Kidult C Academy reserves the right to modify the regulations without prior notice in the spirit of improving the overall experience of the tournament.
Kidult C Academy reserves the right to use the chess games in this tournament for purposes that includes but not limited to commentary and publication.