G2 - Rapid Chess 2

G2 - Open rapid tournament with rating for rapid ELO FIDE

17th – 18th July 2024

Right of participation:
- players with rapid ELO FIDE < 2000 (or ELO FIDE< 2000 for those, who do not have rapid ELO FIDE)
- players without ELO FIDE and rapid ELO FIDE

System of tournament: Swiss system of 9 rounds

Rate of game: 2x 20 min + 10 s / move


Starting fee: 16.5 EUR

Discounts: young players up to 18 years of age, seniors over 65 years of age and women 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 rapid ELO charged according to the economic directive of the Chess Federation of the Czech Republic (0,5 EUR for a playerare 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 30th June 2024 will pay additional charge of 2 EUR.


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

Criteria used for ranking:
1. number of points
2. Buchholz Cut 1
3. Buchholz
4. Sonnenborn-Berger
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) in overall ranking


Time schedule of the Tournament:

Wednesday 17th July 14.00 - 17.00 registration
18.00 - 21.30 1st-3rd round
Thursday 18th July 09.00 - 12.30 4th-6th round
13.30 - 17.00 7th-9th round
17.45 - 18.00 presentation of results


Complete on-line your obligatory applications together with accommodation orders by 30th June 2024 on www.czechopen.net/en/contact-and-applications or send them by e-mail to ave-kontakt@outlook.cz.

All foreign players must have an assigned FIDE identification number (abbreviation FIDE 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.

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