Artillery Foundation to hold rapid chess tilt


Posted at Nov 21 2012 09:29 PM | Updated as of Nov 22 2012 05:29 AM

MANILA, Philippines – The Artillery Foundation of the Philippines, Inc. (AFPI) will hold a rapid chess team competition in December in Makati City.

The 2012 AFPI National Government, Private and Commercial Rapid Chess Team Championship will be open to all government, private and commercial establishments, including schools and its employees and students.

Each entity may field one or more teams composed of four to five, who are bonafide employees or students. Each team may also field only one titled player.

The team with the highest combined score of its best four players wins the team championship, while the player who scores the most number of points will be declared as Individual champion.

The AFPI will be launching the competition in coordination with the National Chess Federation of the Philippines.

The tournament will take place on December 8-9 at the Alphaland Southgate Mall in Makati.

Tournament details can be seen at the

For further information please contact IA Gene Poliarco CP# 0923-7309445, NM Edmundo Gatus CP 0939-8655151, Ms. Edita Caacbay CP 0921-6968363 Military Line 845-9555 loc. 4759, and CPT. Isabelo Bernabe CP0929-7080723 or email: [email protected] -- Marlon Bernardino