On Friday evening at the Gresham Hotel, in addition to the Rapid Go tournament, there will be:
- A Rapid (Xiangqi) Chinese Chess Tournament, the format will be 7 rounds, time limits of 5 minutes + 3 seconds.
- A Blitz (Western) Chess Tournament. About 20 players from the Irish Chess Union (ICU) will be attending, the format will be available soon, presumably similar to the Chinese Chess.
The Rapid Go, Chinese Chess, and Chess tournaments will all start at 7pm.
Full information about the Confucius Cup weekend is available here.
Please come along if you can, it should be a fun event!