Bridge

CZECH OPEN 2016 - 15th International Bridge Festival

14th-17th July 2016

Organizer: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o. in cooperation with Bridge Club Pardubice

Festival director: Milan Franz

Advertised tournaments (participation of players without age and performance limitation is possible in all tournaments):
A - main pairs tournament (part of the Czech Bridge Tour)
B - teams tournament
C - 1. side pairs tournament
D - 2. side pairs tournament

Tournaments prize fund: 30.000 CZK, out of which 24 000 CZK financial prizes, furthermore material prizes and cups

14th-15th July Side pairs tournaments
- financial prizes 1 000, 600 and 400 CZK in each tournament
- starting fee 4 EUR/ player
- discounts on starting fee for players registered by 15th June 2016 at the following amount of:
  youngsters up to 18 years of age and players over 65 years 50%
  other players 25%
- time schedule:

Thursday 14th July 15:30 – 17:30 registration

18:00 – 21:30 1st side tournament
Friday 15th July 12:00 – 12:30 registration
  13:00 – 16:30 2nd side tournament
  17:45 results announcement of both tournaments

15th and 17th July Teams tournament
- 4-6-member teams on 9 rounds
- financial prizes 4 000, 2 000 and 1 000 CZK
- starting fee 27 EUR / team
- 25% discount on starting fee for teams registered by 15th June 2016
- time schedule:

Friday 15th July 15:30 – 17:30 registration
  18:00 – 22:30 1st-4th round
Sunday 17th July 09:00 – 14.00 5th-9th round
  14:30 results announcement

16th July Main pairs tournament – part of the Czech Bridge Tour
- financial prizes 5 000, 3 000, 2000, 1 000 and 4 x 500 CZK
- starting fee 11 EUR / player
- discounts on starting fee for players registered by 15th June 2016 at the following amount of:
   youngsters up to 18 years of age and players over 65 years 50%
   other players 25%
- time schedule:

Saturday 16th July 08:30 – 09:30 registration
  10:00 – 14:00 1st round
  15:30 – 19:00 2nd round
  19:30 results announcement

Place of registration, accommodation, secretariat and playing halls:
Tipsport arena, Sukova trida 1735, Pardubice, connection from the railway station by trolleybus No. 3 and by bus No. 10, 16 and 17 (4th stop)