by ROMEO BRACEROS
Some of the promising chess players in the ele-mentary and high school divisions in Davao City are set to compete in the 67th Calinan Fiesta Chess Tour-nament on July 31.
The chessfest which is open for the high school boys and girls and elemen-tary boys and girls will be held at the Calinan Bara-ngay Hall in Calinan, Davao City.
The champions in the tournament are expected to get P1,000 while the runners-up will take home P800 each and third placers will pocket P500 apiece.
The chessfest is orga-nized by the Calinan Bara-ngay Council and Task Force on Youth Develop-ment in coordination with the Calinan Chess Club.
The registration for the chessfest is free and will start at 8 a.m. on game day.
The worthwhile chess-fest also seeks to discover promising chess players in the city.