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Battle of the Minds 2019 - Chess and Scrabble Rapidplay Tournament

A new and exciting chess and Scrabble tournament for all ages: U8, U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18: Register Now!

The Event

Friday 28th June: Free Training Day 14:00 - 17:00

Saturday 29th June: Chess and Scrabble Rapidplay Tournaments 09:00 - 18:30


Tournament Schedule

 Saturday 29th June 





09:15 - 10:15

Round 1

10:30 - 11:30

Round 2

11:45 - 12:45

Round 3

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00

Round 4

15:15 - 16:15

Round 5

16:30 - 17:30

Round 6

18:00 - 18:30

Prize Giving


Entry Fee

410 AED

370 AED - Discount for any Aldar Academy or BSME member

Not only do you get entry into the tournament, you will also receive FREE 6 month membership to the Mindsports Education programme:   https://www.mindsportseducation.com/


Mindsports Education

MSE provides students with an opportunity to learn Chess and Scrabble whilst competing against different schools in a fun and friendly environment, all without leaving the classroom. Mindsports’ unique software will help student's teamwork, strengthens English & Maths, improves confidence and attention span whilst creating friendships.



The main competition is a one day event. Should you wish to take part in the training day as well, we can look into helping arrange accommodation. Flights, visas and hotel bookings are the responsibility of the visiting player.



If you would like to attend this event please fill in the following Google form: https://goo.gl/forms/Cqr9Svl5QLWzid2m2 by 20th June 2019.

Mindsports will then contact you for the entry fee payment. Upon receipt of entry fee, you will then receive the free Mindsports Education Membership.


Contact Us

If you need any further information, please do not hesitate to contact:
BSME on students@bsme.org.uk
Aldar Academies (Mr Andrew Turner) on aturner@aldaracademies.com
The Mindsports Team on info@mindsportsacademy.com