Simultaneous Challenge with Grandmaster Nguyễn Anh Dũng and International Master Wynn Zaw Htun

2022-06-13

09:00 AM

12:30 PM

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Grandmaster Nguyễn Anh Dũng is the 2nd Grandmaster of Vietnam. A seasoned veteran, Anh Dũng has represented Vietnam in multiple Olympiads and world cups.

IM Wynn Zaw Htun is currently Myanmar’s highest rated player. He is a multiple times National Champion and has 2 Grandmaster norms.

Participants will get to face both Masters in one single setting. IM Wynn will start the ball rolling and midway through the game, GM Nguyễn will take over the rest of the proceedings.

TIMING

09:00 AM – 12:30 PM

SCHEDULE

TIME EVENT
09:00 AM Player registration
09:15 AM Arbiter briefing
09:30 AM Simultaneous Exhibition to begin by IM Wynn Zaw Htun
11:00 AM Handover to GM Nguyễn Anh Dũng
12:30 PM Simul to complete

RULES AND REGULATIONS

  • Simul Master to take white on all boards
  • Each participant is to make a move once the master arrives at his board
  • Participant is allowed to make a “pass” just once
  • Once only one participant is left, the arbiter has the right to impose a time control to finish the rest of the game

REGISTRATION FEES

$50 per participant.

TOTAL CAPACITY

Maximum of 20 players, registration will be closed once we meet full capacity.

PRIZES AND GIFTS

All players to receive an autographed chess board by both Masters.

The following trophies will be awarded:
Last Man Standing – the last participant to survive the onslaught from the Masters.
Best Game Prize – The Masters will select the best game from the participants and award this trophy to the winner.