Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2014

This is to inform that the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka decided to open the entries to the Asian Amateur Chess Championship for the Chess players age above 10 years. But, it will be open only for 40 participants on the 1st come 1st serve basis.
Asian Amateur and Senior Chess Championships 2014
5th to December 2014 at Citrus Hotel Waskaduwa
This is to inform you all that the National Amateur and Senior Chess Championship 2014 will be held from 5th to 12th December in CItrus Hotel Waskaduwa. So, far we have confirmation from Maldives, India, Malaysia, Brunei, Jordan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, New Zealand and UAE.

The General Eligibility for seniors is over 50 years (Boarn in 1963 or before) and for Amateur is less than 2000 rating in last two years with not having a FIDE title higher than CM/WCM.

The Eligibility for Sri Lanka players with above criteria is as in the ranking order:

1. For Seniors any player born in 1963 or before

For Amature
1. any player above 10 years, but only 40 players on 1st come 1st serve basis.

The registration and Entry fee for all local players in both events is Rs. 10,000/=.
The players has to find their own accommodation facilities. Anyone needing Hotel accommodation may contact the organizers. Entries will accept till 30th of November 2014. If you are interested you may bank the entry fee to the follwing account and send me an application with Name, Birthday, FIDE ID, FIDE Rating, CFSL ID, and your Contact to the below details with a copy of the payment Bank Slip.

Bank Details

A/C Name - Chess Federation of Sri Lanka
Bank - Commercial Bank Branch - City Office
A/C Number - 1560248301


Luxman Wijesuriya
Hony. Secretary,
Chess Federation of Sri Lanka,
151/12, Siridhamma Mawatha,
Colombo 10.


You may get the details or hand over entries to following regional officers:

1. Mr.Erosh Jayasinghe - 0713775756 Colombo'
2. Mr. Naditha Amarakoon - 0775792372 Colombo
3. Mr. Jagatha Ketalawala - 0715130654 Kegalle
4. Mr. Werochana Perera - 0717400249 Kurunegala
5. Mr. RS Kalugampitiya - 0715601237 Kandy
6. Mr. Dayal Siriwardena - 0718560211 Kaluthara
7. Mr. Sumal Horawalavithana - 0714274432 Kaluthara
8. Mr. Rajiv Thilakaratne - 0776221847 Anuradhapura/ Polonnaruwa
9. Mrs. Buddhi Panagoda - 0719295352 Gampaha
10. Mr. Gihan Perera - 0714498167 Galle
11. Mr. Malith Akalanka - 0718740372 Ambalangoda/ Galle
12. Mr. RK Athavan 0777256481 Jaffna

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