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CARIFTA Junior Chess Tournament  - 10th to 13th April, 2020

The Guyana Chess Federation in association with the Confederation of Chess for Americas (CCA) is pleased to invite you to the 9th Carifta Junior Chess Championships in Guyana.

Folder invitation

We look forward to having you drop by for a weekend of chess that only our juniors can deliver.The event will be held at the Ramada Georgetown Princess Hotel at Providence on the East Bank of the Demerara River about 20 minutes from the Georgetown City Center.

In addition to the official categories of the championships - the under 20, under 16 and Under 12, the Guyana Chess Federation will be sponsoring prizes for Under 18, Under 14, Under 10 and Under 8 as additional categories.
Summary Information (please see the attached invitation for more details)


10th to 13th April, 2020

Host Country



Ramada Georgetown Princess Hotel


Seven (7)

Time Control

90 Minutes + 30s increment

Default Time

30 Minutes


Under 12, Under 16, Under 20

Absolute & Girls


Under 8, Under 10, Under 14, Under 18Absolute & Girls


Swiss System or Round Robin