Senior Arbiter Examination at Nagpur, Maharashtra
As per FIDE rules from 01.01.2013 onwards, all FIDE Rated tournaments and Grandmaster tournaments should have only licensed Arbiters.
Only the three categories of Arbiters – IA, FA & Senior Arbiter will be recognized as technical officials to conduct FIDE rated tournaments by AICF. As per AICF decision, all the arbiters have to register with AICF with annual fee of Rs.1000/-. Henceforth, only those arbiters who are registered with AICF and subsequently with FIDE are being allowed to participate in tournaments as technical officials.
On behalf of the All India Chess Federation, Maharashtra Chess Association (MCA) will be organising a Senior Arbiter Examination at Nagpur, at 02.00 PM on. Sunday, 3 January 2016. However, the MCA will conduct a doubt clearing session for the benefit of aspiring arbiters from 09.00 AM to 01.00 PM on the day of the examination.
Interested persons, who have completed 17 years of age, may kindly send the attached registration form filled and duly forwarded to AICF through your respective state chess association along with a fee of Rs.4000/- by Demand Draft favouring All India Chess Federation payable at Chennai. The same may be sent on or before 20 December 2015. Please be informed that you will attend the examination at your own cost including boarding & lodging. For assistance towards Boarding & Lodging, please contact Maharashtra Chess Association.
Course material for the examination may be downloaded from the website and participants are requested to come prepared for the examination.
Organizers : Maharashtra Chess Association
Resource person for doubt clearing session: Prof.R. Anantharam IA, Chairman, Arbiters’ Commission, AICF
Date : 03/01/2016
Venue : Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies & Research, Deekshabhoomi, (Law Department), Nagpur
- Mr.Dilip Pagay, Hon. Gen. Secretary
Maharashtra Chess Association(MCA) [email protected], and [email protected] Phone : 9890576769