M - Fischerandom Chess

M – Open Championship of the Czech Republic of Fischerandom chess, Vladimir Novak´s memorial tournament

18th July 2017

Right of participation: players without age and performance limitations

Playing rules: The arbiter draws position of pieces before the start of each game and the position is for the given round the same for all players. Detailed rules and system of pieces shuffle can be found at following pages.

System of tournament: Swiss system of 7 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 4 top players)

Rate of game: 2x 15 min + 10 s / move

Tournament prize fund (financial prizes in CZK, payment in EUR possible): 5.000 CZK altogether

1. 2.000
2. 1.500
3. 1.000
4. 500

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

players without GM,IM,WGM and WIM title 6

Discounts: young players up to 18 years of age, seniors over 65 years of age and women have 25% discount, these discounts are not added up

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:

Tuesday 18th July 08.30 - 09.00 registration
Tuesday 18th July
09.30 - 12.30 1st-3rd round
Tuesday 18th July
13.15 - 17.15 4th-7th round
Tuesday 18th July
17.30 - 17.45 presentation of results

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