FIDE World Youth Chess Championships U14, U16, U18 boys/open & girls
5 — 17 September 2022 Mamaia, City of Constanta, Romania
The organizers, International Chess Federation FIDE and Romanian Chess Federation
together with Chess Club Universul and Chess Club Juniorul Constanta, are inviting all
national chess federations of FIDE to participate in the World Youth Chess
Championships 2022. The dates are 5 September (arrivals, technical meeting) to 17
September 2022 (departures).
2.1. Every National Federation can register one official player in each category (under
14, 16, 18 years old, open and girls). This total of six (6) Official Players plus one
Accompanying Official (captain/trainer with a valid FIDE Trainer license) belonging
to the national federation are invited by the Organizers. A player must not have
reached his/her 14th, 16th or 18th birthday, respectively, before 1st January 2022.
2.2. The players placed 1-3 in the previous U14, U16, U18 World Youth
Championships, and the respective Champions of the last Continental Youth
Championships, shall have the personal right to participate in the World Youth
Championships of the corresponding age-category or a higher age-category if the age
stipulation of Art. 2.1 above is met. Such players shall also be classified as Official
Players and have to be registered by the national federation.
2.3. Players, other than Official Players, shall be classified as Additional Players. All
other persons, other than players or the Accompanying Officials, shall be classified as
Accompanying Persons. Each National Federation shall be responsible for all the
costs of their Additional Players and Accompanying Persons.
2.4. In order to provide appropriate tournament conditions, the Federations must
complete carefully the official online registration form and submit to the Organizers
by Wednesday, 20 July 2022. After this deadline, the official players cannot be
registered as invited players. Further participations may not be accepted, or an
additional fee of 80 € (euros) may be requested according to the FIDE regulations.
Official website: https://worldyouth2022.com
IO Elena Cristian
IM Gabriel Grecescu
Secretary General Romanian Chess Federation