WORLD AMATEUR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS

The FIDE World Amateur Chess Championships will be held in the 4-star Conference Hotel “Paradise Bay Resort”, 30 km north of Malta International Airport, on the northern seaside of Malta Island from 20 to 30 of October

Participants shall book their flights to the International Airport of Malta (IATA code: MLA).

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  • Official Poster of WACC

    The official poster of FIDE World Amateur Chess Championship 2022

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  • Malta Chess Federation

    Malta Chess Federation was established in 1923 and next year will mark its 100 years anniversary. Malta organised the 1980 Chess Olympiad.

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  • Participants

    There will be separate Championships for FIDE rating categories under-2300, under-2000 & under- 1700. There shall be separate Women’s Championship(s) if there are at least ten players from at least two continents in each category.

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  • Covid-19 and Health Protocol

    The official information regarding travel regulations to Malta, including instructions for the country’s vaccine policy, is published at:

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