Starts:
16 August 2017
to
Ends:
21 August 2017

7th Gibraltar Junior International Chess Festival

Seawave Blitz Tournament

The 2nd Seawave Blitz tournament for young players will take place on Wednesday, 16th August, outside the Seawave restaurant in Catalan Bay, just a few minutes' walk from the Caleta Hotel. Six or seven rounds will be played. For reasons of space it may be necessary to limit the number of participants. 

The Venue

The Caleta Hotel. The junior event follows the successful pattern of the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival, offering competitive chess-playing opportunities with an equally strong social, fun and educational programme.


Schedule

Thursday 17 August

Arrival

Meet and Greet Reception

17.30 hrs

Evening Blitz

18.30 hrs

Friday 18 August

Opening by the Hon. Minister for Sports & Culture

10.00 hrs

Round 1

10.00 hrs

Round 2

15.00 hrs

Masterclasses with professionals

20.00 hrs

Saturday 19 August 

Round 3

10.00 hrs

Rock Tour / Leisure Centre

15.00 hrs

Evening Simultaneous

19.30 hrs

Sunday 20 August 

Round 4

10.00 hrs

Round 5

15.00 hrs

Masterclasses with professionals

20.00 hrs

Monday 21 August 

Round 6

10.00 hrs

Excursion Dolphin Safari

15.00 hrs

Gala Dinner and Prize Giving

20.00 hrs

Tuesday 22 August

Departure