Monday, October 31, 2011


The 2011 Davao Executives Invitational Chess Tourney is set on November 7, 2011 from 1:00 p.m to 6:30 p.m. Venue will be the Guevarra Law Office located at Guevarra Building, De Guzman St., Toril, Davao City. Prizes at stake are as follows: Champion- P 3,000.00 + trophy, 1st runner-up - P 2,000.00, 2nd runner-up - P 1,000.00. The tourney will be a 5 round swiss system at 25 mins/game time control. Registration fee is peg at P 500.00 per player with free snack and dinner.

Early registrants includes Bank Manager Christopher Yap of One Network Bank( ONB) Toril branch, Glen Paclar of GP Construction, Engr. Jun Atmosfera formerly of Borden, Atty. Leo Carrillo ( Regional Director of the Parole and Probation Office), Atty. Jong Guevarra Jr. of Guevarra Law Office, Engr. Manny Sibayan of Aboitiz Shipping and Engr. Napoleon Recososa. Deadline of registation will be on November 7, 2011 at 12 noon.

( Engr. Jun Atmosfera vs. Atty. Jong Guevarra in 1st round action during the 1st IM Marlo Micayabas Toril Chess Challenge 2009- The two are among the early registrants of the Executive tourney.)

The tournament is organized under the auspices of the Davao Executives and Professional Chess Association (DEPCA) in coordination with Chess Excelence Limited Co. The tourney is also supported by Guevarra Law Office, GP Construction and Chris Yap of ONB. Nofre Reyes will be the tournament arbiter.