I am proud to inform everyone that Malaysia will be hosting the ASIAN Amateur Open and Women Chess Championship 2011 to be held in Crown Plaza Mutiara Hotel Kuala Lumpur from 25th November until 1st December 2011. The 9 round Swiss event is offering a prize fund of USD 7,000 with USD 1,500 set aside for the winner. Women and Unrated players are entitled to win additional prize of up to USD 400 if they finished first in their category.
This is an ASIA level event sanctioned by the ASIAN Chess Federation and the winner will have the rights to be crowned as the best Amateur player in ASIA. The Open section offers 9 main prizes and both the Women and Unrated category offers 4 additional prizes.
Information brochure for the event can be viewed at www.chess-malaysia.com/
Registration form can be downloaded at www.chess-malaysia.com/
For additional information or clarification, please respond to this email or SMS/call +6016 338 2542.
Thank you and Warm Regards
Najib Abdul Wahab
Tel: +6016 338 2542Blog: http://datcchess.blogspot.com