F - Youth Team Tournament

F - open 4-member team tournament of youngsters up to 16 years of age

21st July 2017

Right of participation: 4-member teams with max. of 2 substitutes composed of players born in 2001 and younger without performance limitations

System of tournament: Swiss system of 7 rounds, teams are set according to average ELO of the first 4 players presented on the list, the team bears the name of the chess club which has more than half players as members or federation whose members are all players, on the list may be max. 6 players who have been arranged according to their approximate efficiency, if a substitute starts, individual chessboards are shifted. It is not permitted to change or complete the list during the contest.

Criteria used for ranking:
1. number of the match points (win = 2 points, draw 1 point, defeat 0 points)
2. number of game points (score)
3. sum of the board points of all team's opponents
4. sum of the board points of all opponents defeated plus one half of the board points of all the opponents with which a tied result was achieved
5. sum of the board points of all the team's opponents, excluding the opponent who scored the highest number of board points and the opponent who scored the lowest number of board points

By the unpaired lot a team will obtain 2 match points and 50% of points to the score. If an opponent does not come out, a team will obtain 2 match points and 100% of points to the score.

Rate of game: 2x 15 min + 5 s / move

Material prizes

Starting fee for team: 8 EUR

Applications for this tournament are not registered and it is possible to register for it only on the day of launching of the tournament 

Time schedule of the Tournament:

Thursday 20th July 10.00 - 21.00 registration
Friday 21st July 08.30 - 09.30 registration
Friday 21st July
10.00 - 12.45 1st-3rd round
Friday 21st July
13.30 - 17.00 4th-7th round
Friday 21st July
17.15 presentation of results

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