Pichay backs GM Balina’s kiddies chess tourney



Pichay backs GM Balina’s kiddies chess tourney

PhilBoxing.com
Fri, 05 Aug 2022

MANILA—National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) chairman/president Rep. Prospero “Butch” Arreza Pichay Jr. has thrown his full support behind the Grandmaster Rosendo Carreon Balinas Jr. 81st Birthday Chess Cup 14 years old kiddies rapid tournament slated on September 10, Saturday, 9 am at the second floor Open Kitchen Foodhall, Rockwell Business Center, Sheridan Street, Mandaluyong City.

The tourney was organized by Bayanihan Chess Club headed by its co-founding chairman Dr. Jose “Joe” Carreon Balinas and Engr. Antonio “Tony” Carreon Balinas in cooperation with Ms. China Aurelio and Ms. Mimi Casas of Open Kitchen and sanctioned by the National Chess Federation of the Philippines. It is also supported by GM Balina’s family.

“Sincere thanks for our Hon. Pichay’s presence and support for our future Philippine Chess Hall of Fame Conqueror of Odessa GM Balinas’ continued quest to find and promote our young Filipino Talents and Chess Stars. The future of Philippine Chess.” said GM Balina’s younger brother Dr. Jose “Joe” Carreon Balinas.

“Good Luck po sa event. Thank you Chairman/President Pichay, it’s an honor to have you as guest speaker. Maraming Salamat po, Mabuhay po kayo,” said GM Balinas daughter Singapore based Rosalinda “Nur” Balinas.

Chief Arbiter Ranier Pascual of the Philippine Arbiters Chess Confederation (PACC) said the seven round Swiss system tournament will be played in a time control of ten (10) minutes with 5 seconds increment per move using the digital chess clocks with the winner taking home P10 ,000, second place P7,000, third place P5,200, fourth place P3,000, fifth place P2,000 and sixth to 15th places P1,000 each.

Special prizes of P1,000 each for the category winners in the Boys and Girls 12 years old and below, 10 years old and below, 8 years old and below and 6 years old and below.

No On-site Registration. Registration fee is P500.

National Master Christian Gian Karlo Arca, Cyrus Luis Mahawan, Mar Aviel Carredo, Gabriel Ryan Paradero and Vincent Ryu Dimayuga took time out from their busy schedule to head a talent-laden cast of young woodpushers playing in the GM Rosendo Carreon Balinas Jr. 14 years old and below Kiddies Chess Tournament.
Also playing are siblings Davin Sean and Danry Seth Romualdez, Bryce Sunga, Yvan Laurence Dumadag, David Francis Modesto, Marguel Soria Jr., Franze Ian Gabriel M. Vidal, Mhiles Ganzon, Jude Angelo Dableo, John Peter Allen Cabales, Keandra Amirah Aviso, Keira Alexandria Aviso, Joshua Broqueza, Raya Georgette Paradero , and Jacob Combalicer.-Marlon Bernardino-


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • VERGIL ORTIZ, JR. vs. MICHAEL MCKINSON PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Filipinos John Michael Zulueta, Herlan Gómez Score Exciting Wins in Thailand!!
    By Carlos Costa, , Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • OFFICIAL PROMO FILM FOR ‘RAGE ON THE RED SEA’ RELEASED
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Michael Dutchover Takes On Antonio Moran on Friday Night in Semifinal of Last Chance Tournament
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Pichay backs GM Balina’s kiddies chess tourney
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • 3 Division World Champion & Hall of Famer Marco Antonio Barrera Confirmed for Sixth Annual Box Fan Expo
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • World champ survives ordeal
    By Joaquin Henson, , Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Marcos congratulates Apolinario as IBO World flyweight champ
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Press Conference Notes: Michael Conlan Set for Belfast Homecoming Versus Miguel Marriaga
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Abne ready to face Bacolod in Sibonga
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • NEW BOXING PODCAST HOSTED BY KUGAN CASSIUS TO LAUNCH ON MONDAY AUGUST 8
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • Sims Jr.-Mino headlines Entrobox Championship Boxing August 21 in Orlando, FL
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022
  • PINOY HERLAN GOMEZ WINS EXCITING FIGHT IN THAILAND
    By Carlos Costa, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • “The Striker” John Michael Zulueta Strikes Again, Knocks Out Opponent in Thailand
    By Carlos Costa, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • Heno, Pael both weighed at 118 lbs
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • PH chessers salvage 2-2 draw vs Israel; Women’s team escaped with a 2-2 draw against Ecuador in Round 6 Chennai, India Chess Olympiad
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • RTU athletes shine in Penkak Silat and Basketball
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • STACKED LINEUP OF PBC ACTION HITS FOX SPORTS PLATFORMS ON SEPTEMBER 4 WITH HIGH-STAKES SHOWDOWNS ON FOX & FS1 LEADING UP TO FOX SPORTS PBC PAY-PER-VIEW
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • Media Workout: Belfast Native Michael Conlan Comes Home
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • DID WBA HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION DANIEL DUBOIS LOSE FRANK WARREN’S PHONE NUMBER?
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • BLAIR COBB’S TRAINING CAMP NOTES
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • GAB celebrates Apolinario’s victory
    By Lito delos Reyes, , Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • VERGIL ORTIZ, JR. AND MICHAEL MCKINSON MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL QUOTES
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • The Takeover 2.0: Teofimo Lopez Ready to Conquer 140-Pound Division
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • ERGASHEV FEELING REBORN IN BOXING AHEAD OF DANGEROUS MAIN EVENT BATTLE AGAINST ANGEL MARTINEZ AT NEXT DETROIT BRAWL
    Thu, 04 Aug 2022
  • Leave a Comment

    Your email address will not be published.