BELARUS YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP (Boys and Girls U12, U11) will be held in Gomel, Belarus on the 28th and 29th of May, 2022.
16 boys and 16 girls will participate in the competition:
6 + 6 top players according to the rating on May the 1st 2022;
1+1 athletes representing the event hosting organization;
1+1 athletes representing different regions of Belarus;
2+2 athletes representing the city of Minsk;
1+1 athletes chosen by the coaching staff.
The playing system:
The participants are drawn into 4 groups, containing 4 players each. Group games are played on a round robin basis;
The two top players of the group stage advance to the finals and play in successive rounds (taking positions from 1 to 8);
The third and fourth players of the group stage advance to the finals 2 and play in successive rounds (taking positions from 9 to 16).
Please, follow the links to check out the confirmed list of the participants and the schedule of the Championship.