International Chess Federation
Thursday, 13 Jun 2024 19:14
World Amateur Championship 2024: Registration is open

All FIDE Member Federations and eligible players with FIDE rating under 2300 are invited to participate in the FIDE World Amateur Chess Championship 2024.

The competition will take place in Rhodes, Greece, from October 26 to November 5, 2024.  

The event is open to players registered by their national federations. FIDE member federations have the right to send as many players as they wish.

The Championship will be held in FIDE rating categories U 2300, U 2000 and U 1700. There will be separate Women's Championship(s) if there are at least ten players from at least two continents in each category.

All competitions will be 9-round Swiss tournaments with classical time control (90 min +30 sec). 

The registration deadline for all players, accompanying persons and delegation members is September 9, 2024.

FIDE World Amateur Chess Championships 2024 official website will be launched soon: 


Invitation letter and regulations (PDF)