Eligibility and Participation
- Entitled to participate are chess players from East Asian federations (zone 3.3 member federations and China).
- Each Eastern Asian Federation (zone 3.3 member federations and China) can register only ONE official player in each category
- Each federation may register any number of additional players
- Players must not have reached the relevant age before 1st January 2017. See table below:
- In case there are fewer than eight players and three federations in an age group, that group shall be merged with another age group.
- U6 section will be included in the event. Players born after 1st January 2011 are in title to participate in this category. Prizes will be the same as all other categories. But no direct titles will be awarded.