Welcome to Chiang Mai, home of the 14th ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships

Organised by the Thailand Chess Association, supported by FIDE

14 countries – 426 players – 319 medals

14 Jun

In a very well contested tournament, 426 players were awarded a total of 184 individual and 135 team medals. Vietnam, the largest team, are the outright winners, with team golds in almost every category. 14 countries with teams were: Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, India, Laos, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Taipei and Vietnam, with one […]

SHOW TIME!

09 Jun

In addition to challenging chess, the ASEAN Age-Group Championships are about much more: there is a tremendous opportunity for learning, and  to create lasting international friendships. With the completion of the Rapid and Blitz Championships, it was SHOW TIME! A highly enjoyable social night saw children from each country performing on stage for the entertainment […]

Vietnam heads the medals table

07 Jun

After the completion of the Rapid Tournament, the Vietnamese delegation is forging a strong lead. Each section was keenly fought up to the last round. In the senior group, local player Khun Pricha was unlucky to miss out on the top prize when his flag fell just as he was about to deliver mate. Final […]