The Fiji Chess Federation successfully hosted a two-day FIDE standard rated tournament in Suva over the weekend.
The six-player round-robin event was organised to allow Fiji’s top players to activate their international rating and two new players to attain a FIDE rating.
Candidate Master (CM) Calvin Prasad took out first place by dominating the field and finishing with maximum five points. Continue reading
The Fiji Chess Federation conducted its first-ever arbiter workshop in Suva on Saturday.
Under the guidance of FIDE Arbiter Calvin Prasad, the participants were introduced to the FIDE (World Chess Federation) rating system, reviewed the FIDE arbiter’s manual, and had hands-on experience with the Swiss Manager pairing software. Continue reading
The Fiji Chess Federation (FCF) today received notice of a complaint lodged against an FCF official with the FIDE (World Chess Federation) Ethics Commission (EC) over the 2016 chess Olympiad. Continue reading
The Fiji Chess Federation (FCF) will host a workshop for chess arbiters in Suva on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Continue reading
The Fiji Chess Federation is calling for applications from chess players interested in participating in the 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia from September 23 to October 7, 2018.