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Asian Rapid Chess Team Championship 2024

21-25 August 2024
Hong Kong

About the Tournament
 

Expanding on the triumph of the inaugural World Rapid Team Championship in Germany last year, the Asian Chess Federation proudly announces its own rendition of this esteemed event. Scheduled to unfold amidst the vibrant backdrop of Hong Kong this August, the Asian Rapid Team Championship promises an electrifying fusion of strategic brilliance and fierce competition.
 

Boasting a substantial prize pool exceeding USD 30,000, this championship beckons the sharpest minds and most adept players from across the Asian chess landscape. With over 500 participants hailing from diverse Asian federations poised to converge, anticipation brims as each team embarks on a quest for chessboard supremacy and the coveted title of champion.
 

As the excitement mounts and the clock ticks down, all eyes fixate on Hong Kong-a bustling hub where the continent's chess elite will collide. Amidst the echoing clack of pieces and the intensity of strategic maneuvers, participants will not only vie for victory but also embrace the camaraderie and enduring spirit of competition that define the essence of this illustrious event.
 

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The
Venue

QUEEN ELIZABETH STADIUM
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Hong Kong's premier multi-purpose venue located in the heart of Wan Chai that provides the public with a chance to view and participate in sports, recreation and culture, all under the same roof.

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THE EMPEROR HOTEL
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The hotel is located less than a minute away from the competition venue and provides excellent accommodation facilities, including a fitness center, restaurant, and free WiFi.

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Remark: The venues are tentative and subject to change

Sponsors

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Schedule

Arrival

Aug 21 

Aug 22  |  

Opening Ceremony
Round 1 to Round 4

Aug 23  |  

Round 5 to Round 8

Aug 24  |  

Round 9 to Round 11
Closing Ceremony

Aug 25 

Blitz Tournament
Departure

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