Laos International Open Chess Championship 2018

Online registration is now available. Dates are fixed from 3rd to 7th January 2018 and the venue is at the Don Chan Palace Hotel & Convention on Unit 6, Piavat Village, Sissatanak District, Vientiane, Lao PDR.

Hotel website

The deadline for registration is 12 noon, 30th December 2017. No more registrations will be accepted after this deadline.  However, organizers reserve the right to refuse or decline any registrations without giving a reason.

Date Day Time Programme
2nd Jan Tuesday All Day Arrival
3rd Jan Wednesday 14:00 Registration
14:45 Players’ meeting
15:00 – 20:30 Round 1
4th Jan Thursday  09:00 – 14:30 Round 2
15:00 – 20:30 Round 3
5th Jan Friday 09:00 – 14:30 Round 4
15:00 – 20:30 Round 5
6th Jan Saturday 09:00 – 14:30 Round 6
15:00 – 20:30 Round 7
7th Jan Sunday 09:00 – 14:30 Round 8
15:00 Round 9 (Final round) immediately followed by Closing Ceremony

The list of all participants will be published on our website from 1st December 2017. This acts as confirmation for participation and anyone not on this list will be excluded.

For inquiries please contact our Organizer John Laoruss at (+856)(20) 5810 7990 or send WhatsApp messages to the same number.

Prospectus & Regulations

Online Registration for Laos International
If NO, you are not allowed to play - get a FIDE ID from your own federation
You must check that this is correct as it will be used to enter your name into the players' list.
This must be correct or else your entry will NOT be accepted
If you have WhatsApp please give the mobile number connected to it. We can include you in the forum where important messages will be sent.
PayPal Payment Section
To confirm your booking with the hotel you will need to pay one night charges as a deposit.
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Venue: Don Chan Palace 5th Stars Hotel, Vientiane Capital, Lao P.D.R

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