The 59th Welsh Chess Championship 2013 will take place on Easter weekend from 29th March to 1st April at The Park Inn Hotel, Circle Way East, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff.

The Championship will be held over 7 rounds of Swiss system and in three sections: Championship, Open / Major and Minor. 

Henry Golding Chessboard Trophy will be awarded to the Welsh Champion.

Rate of Play in all sections: 40 moves in 90 minutes, followed by 30 minutes to finish the game, with an increment of 30 seconds per move from move one.

The Championship is sponsored by “The Co-operative Membership”. Championship Director: Kevin Staveley (01443) 772750,

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