C - Rating Open

C - Open rating tournament with rating for FIDE and DWZ

22nd - 30th July 2017

Right of participation:
- players with ELO FIDE < 2100
- players without ELO FIDE

System of tournament: Swiss system of 9 rounds

Criteria used for ranking:
1. number of points
2. median Buchholz
3. Buchholz
4. number of wins
prizes are distributed according to Hort system (among such number of players corresponding to number of advertised prizes)

Rate of game: 2x 1,5 h/40 + 30 min + 30 s / move

Waiting time in case of late coming is 1 h

Tournament prize fund (financial prizes in CZK, payment in EUR possible): 30.000 CZK altogether

1. 8.000
2. 6.000
3. 4.000
4. 3.000
5. 2.000
6. 1.300
7. 1.000
8. 800
9. 600
10.-12. 500

Special financial prizes:
3 best players with ELO FIDE < 1700 (or without ELO FIDE) 800, 600, 400

Special material prizes:
3 best women players, 3 best seniors (born in 1957 and older) and 3 best young players (born in 2003 and younger)

Fusion of special and other prizes is admissible

Notice: prizes are awarded only during solemn presentation of results

Starting fee is given in EUR (payments in CZK and USD possible):

  Players accommodated
through the organizer
Other players
ELO FIDE 1500 - 2099 36 56
ELO FIDE < 1500 and without ELO FIDE 48 68

Discounts: young players up to 18 years of age, seniors over 65 years of age and women players have 25% discount, these discounts do not refer to additional charge for late registration and are not added up

Fees for rating of the tournament results for ELO charged according to the economic directive of the Chess Federation of the Czech Republic (2,5 EUR for a player) are not included in the starting fee and will be paid by participants during the registration.

Note: with players, who do not have even ELO national, the seeding coefficient 1000* is used

Notice: All foreign players must have an assigned FIDE identification number (FIDE abbreviation - ID or FID) at the time of the submission of the application form. If they do not have it, they have to apply their national chess federation for it.

Late registrations: Those players whose application will be registered after 15th June 2017 will pay additional charge of 8 EUR.

Time schedule of the Tournament:

Thursday 20th July
10.00 - 21.00 registration
Friday 21st July
08.30 - 21.00 registration
Saturday 22nd July 09.00 - 12.00 registration
Saturday 22nd July 15.00 1st round
Sunday 23rd July 15.00 2nd round
Monday 24th July 08.00 3rd round
Monday 24th July 15.00 4th round
Tuesday 25th July
15.00 5th round
Wednesday 26th July
15.00 6th round
Thursday 27th July
15.00 7th round
Friday 28th July
15.00 8th round
Saturday 29th July
15.00 9th round
Sunday 30th July
10.00 - 11.30 solemn presentation of results

Place: Registration, solemn presentation of results and all games will take place at the Tipsport arena