by romeo braceros
Forty of the top chess teams in Mindanao inclu-ding those from Davao City are set to join the Board Member Dr. Fred D. De Veyra Memorial Team Chess Tournament on May 27 and 28 at the Robinson’s Place in Tagum City.
Artiber Ely Acas said the tournament offers P12,000 to the champion team and will use a Swiss Sytem Format.
Acas alongside Jojo Palero will officiate the event organized by Davao del Norte District 1 Board Member Alfredo De Veyra.
Participating team need to have three members with a 2015 maximum team average.
Interested participants needs to pay P1,200 per team.
The second placer in the tournament will get P8,000, third placer will get P5,000 and fourth placer will get 3,000. The top indi-vidual players will also P1,000 in the chessfest.