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A Survey of Xiaohe District Branch of Guiyang Chess Institute


  Under the support of CPC Guiyang Committee, Guiyang Municipal Government and Xiaohe District Government, Xiaohe District Branch of Guiyang Chess Institute (called Xiaohe Chess Institute for short) was set up in September of 2001 with Chen Zude unveiling the nameplate in the opening ceremony. Mr. Chen Zhude is a ninth rank Chinese Weiqi player and also the Dean of China Chess Institute and the Chairman of China Weiqi Association. The building area of Xiaohe Chess Institute covers more than 1,000 square kilometers. It is located in Xiangjiang Garden of Xiaohe District. It is quiet and neighbors mountains and lakes with abundant blossom flowers and green grasses. Xiaohe Chess Institute boasts a great number of qualified teachers. Among them, there are 6 people with bachelor degree, 2 with kindergarten education background, one with sixth rank of Weiqi, 6 with fifth rank of Weiqi, 2 with second national rank of Xiangqi. Up till now, Xiaohe Chess Institute has already trained 7 children Weiqi players with fifth rank, 12 with fourth rank, 16 with third rank, 20 with second rank and 46 with first rank. Among them, 5 once entered the top eight in national competitions altogether. They won the championship for 18 times in provincial-level or municipal-level competitions and more for top three and top six titles. They have won honor for the district, the city and the province.

  Address: No. 8 of Xiangjiang Road, Xiaohe District, Guiyang

  Tel: 83841274 # 13087839460

  Opening hour: 7 pm to 9 pm on Thursdays and Fridays, 9 am to 6 pm on Saturdays and Sundays

  Tuition fee:

  For introductory, elementary and intermediate class:  CNY800 for 4 months and CNY500 for two months

  For third rank and above with advanced class:  CNY900 for four months and CNY600 for two months

  P.S.: the chess institute is only open for children and teenagers and no adult class is available right now.