by ROMEO BRACEROS
The 17th Acas Palero Moulic (APM) Youth Blitz and Rapid Chess Tourna-ment gets going on June 25 at the Damosa Market Basket sa Lanang, Davao City.
The chessfest will have a Swiss System format blitz and rapid events.
The blitz event will have two categories the 25 years old and under and 12 years old and under events.
The rapid events on the other hand will have the boys 25 years old and under, girls 25 years old and under and mixed 12 years old and under.
The registration of the chessfest will be at the venue at around 9 in the morning on Sunday.
Those interested to join the blitz events needs to pay P50 while those inte-rested in the rapid events will pay P100.
The first three placers in the tournament will receive cash and trophies as prizes.
A special award will also be given to the top female under 12 and top female under nine.