14th International Solving Contest (ISC) Sunday 28.01.2018 The International Solving Contest next year will take place on Sunday 28.01.2018. The event is happening simultaneously in all participating countries. Contest for Category I and category II will be from 11.00 AM and Category III will be 2.00 PM at Hall of Chess, Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai
There will be three categories: one for experienced solvers. In this category solvers can obtain rating points.
The second category is intended for weaker, inexperienced solvers. This second category is not open for solvers with a rating (or half-rating or non-active-rating) of more than 1700.
The third category is intended for youngsters born after 31.12.2004.
The contest in the main category will consist of two rounds with six problems each, i.e. for each round a 2≠, 3≠, n≠, EG, h≠ and s≠.
The second category will consist of two rounds with six problems each, i.e. for each round two ≠2, a 3≠, ≠n, EG and in one round a h≠ and in the other round a s≠.
The youth category will consist of only one round with six orthodox problems, i.e. four 2≠, a 3≠ and an EG. For each round, the solving time is two hours.
For details please Mr. C.G.S. Narayanan
Mobile: 98415 27032