C - Rating Open

C - GASCO OPEN, open rating tournament with rating for FIDE and DWZ

24th — 31st July 2021

Right of participation:
- players with ELO FIDE < 1700
- players without ELO FIDE

System of tournament: Swiss system of 9 rounds

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

Waiting time in case of late coming is 1 h

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

  Players accommodated
through the organizer
Other players
ELO FIDE 1400 - 1699 40 60
ELO FIDE < 1400 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.

Late registrations: Those players whose application will be registered after 28th June 2021 will pay additional charge of 12 EUR.

Tournament prize fund (financial prizes in CZK, payment in EUR possible): 20.000 CZK altogether

1. 6.000
2. 4.000
3. 3.000
4. 2.000
5. 2.000
6. 1.000
7. 1.000
8. 1.000

Criteria used for ranking:
1. number of points
2. Buchholz Cut 1
3. Buchholz
4. Sonnenborg-Bergen
5. the greater number of games played with black
prizes are distributed according to Hort system (among such number of players corresponding to number of advertised prizes)

Notice: prizes are awarded only during solemn presentation of results

Time schedule of the Tournament:

Friday 23rd July
9.00 - 20.00 registration
24th July
8.00 - 14.00 registration

16.00 1st round
Sunday 25th July
10.00 2nd round

16.00 3rd round
Monday  26th July  16.00 4th round
Tuesday 27th July
16.00 5th round
Wednesday 28th July
16.00 6th round
Thursday 29th July
16.00 7th round
Friday 30th July
16.00 8th round
Saturday 31st July
16.00 9th round
Sunday 1st August
10.00 - 11.30 solemn conclusion

Place: Registration, solemn presentation of results and all games will take place at the IDEON congress centre