Amateurs

The Tata Steel Chess Tournament welcomes thousands of amateur players every year.

Registration for the amateur events during the 2016 Tata Steel Chess Tournament is now closed. Further information on how to register for the 2017 tournament will be available during November 2016.

The past schedule for 2016 is as follows:

January 2016 playing schedule (Amateurs)

RoundTimings (PM)DateEvent
1st Round6.30 - 11.3015 JanThree round - weekend
2nd Round1.30 - 6.3016 Jan
3rd Round1.30 - 6.3017 Jan
1st Round1.30 - 6.3018 JanThree round - weekdays
2nd Round1.30 - 6.3019 Jan
3rd Round1.30 - 6.3020 Jan
1st - 8th Round1.30 - 7.3022 JanNine round
9th Round12.00 - 6.0031 Jan
Free dayn/a28 Jan
* Please arrive 30 minutes before the start of rounds