Bashamichi Chess Tournament 2022



  • Date (Dates): 5/28 (Sat) – 5/29 (Sun)
    You can play chess between 13:00 and 17:00 there.
  • Venue: Bashamichi Hiroba
    Near JR Kannai station or Kannai station of the Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue Line.
    5 Chome−71, Onoecho, Naka Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa
  • Format:
    Free to play non-official games during the event.
    (Please wear an unwoven mask and disinfect your hands.)
  • There will be knockout tournaments on both days.
    1st periode 13:30~14:00 registration, 14:00~15:00 games
    2st periode 15:00~15:30 registration, 15:30~16:30 games
    (Scheduled time may be slightly different.)
    Games are all blitz chess games. (Time control is 5-10 min.)
    A Draw is considered to be a win for black.
    The final round game will be played with big chess pieces on a huge board in the Bashamichi Hiroba.
  • Special prize for the participants.
  • Due to the spread of coronavirus infection, weather, or other unpredictable reasons, the rules may have to be changed or the event may have to be cancelled.


  • First come, first served. 
  • Free entry for anybody!

Organizer and Sponsorship

  • Organizer:Bashamichi Shotengai
  • Co-organizer:Japan Chess Federation (NCS)