Bridge

CZECH OPEN 2018 - 17th International Bridge Festival

12th-15th July 2018

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 Grand Prix of the Czech Republic)
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

12th-13th 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 2018 at the following amount of:
  youngsters up to 18 years of age and players over 65 years 50%
  other players 25%
- time schedule:

Thursday 12th July 15:30 – 17:30 registration

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

13th and 15th July Teams tournament
- 4-6-member teams on 9 rounds
- financial prizes 4 000, 2 000 and 1 000 CZK
- starting fee 28,5 EUR / team
- 25% discount on starting fee for teams registered by 15th June 2018
- time schedule:

Friday 13th July 15:30 – 17:30 registration
  18:00 – 22:30 1st-4th round
Sunday 15th July 09:00 – 14.00 5th-9th round
  14:20 results announcement

14th July Main pairs tournament – part of the Grand Prix of the Czech Republic
- financial prizes 5 000, 3 000, 2000, 1 000 and 4 x 500 CZK
- starting fee 11,5 EUR / player
- discounts on starting fee for players registered by 15th June 2018 at the following amount of:
   youngsters up to 18 years of age and players over 65 years 50%
   other players 25%
- time schedule:

Saturday 14th July 08:30 – 09:30 registration
  10:00 – 14:00 1st round
  15:30 – 19:15 2nd round
  19:45 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)