Kindly be informed that Kilang Gula Felda Perlis will be organising Gula Perlis Open Challenge 2009 on 16th May 2009 at Dewan Sek Men Teknik Kangar, Perlis. This is a national rated event and it's open to all chess players nationwide. Time control for each player is 30 minutes. The tournament is offering total cash prizes of RM4,240 for up to 57 winners including 10 . Closing date for registration is 11th May 2009.
It is hoped that the tournament will draw as many entry as possible as this is the first time Kilang Gula Felda Perlis is sponsoring such a big chess tournament. With huge entries, the management will be happy to establish this tournament as a yearly event.
Feel free to contact Syaiful at 013-3939838 should you have any queries.