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8. 7. 2012

RAPID 2nd CHESS SUMMER IN OPATIA

4          reasons why you should play the rapid tournament Chess summer in Opatija1.)Excellent conditions in an air-conditioned hall of Grand Hotel 4 Opatijska Cvijeta, Adriatic's best 4 star hotel  

2.)Very good prize fund (approx 1400€) for the rapid tournament

3.)Small entrance fee in the amount of 8€ in which the lunch is included

              4.)It is being held in Opatija „The Adriatic's Pearl“


Tournament organizers : Milenij Hotels d.o.o. and Chess Club »Rijeka»

Location: Milenij Grand hotel 4.Opatijska cvijeta, hall   Mimoza 2nd story (air-conditioned)

Playing venue address: Viktora Cara Emina 6 ; Opatija

Time of tournament's beginning: sunday, 22.07.2012.god.sa početkom   u 10.00 sati !

System of play: Swiss /9 rounds !

Tempo: 15 min. per player.

 LIVE“ :   first 10 board will be live at www.rijekachess.com !

Tournament arbiters:Eduard Piacun international arbiter, Marijan Majnarić state arbiter,Bojan Birk and Teo Trošelj county arbiters.

Tournament registration : info@rijekachess.com   or  club@sah-rijeka.hr ;Srđan Zelenika mob:+385915282175.

Prize fund : 10.000,00 kunas   in brutto ; 1 = 7,5 kunas!

Participation   fee: 60,00 kunas (includes lunch!),cadets 30,00 kunas ,the Grand Masters pay no organisation fee!

Participation fee for players that register at the day the tournament started   is 70,00 kunas!

Co-sponsor s : Mountain-litoral county,Tourist bord of Kvarner,Tourist bord of the City of Opatija

Schedule :

-           1st round  at 10:00 h

-           2nd round at 10:45h

-           3rd round at   11 30 h

-           4th round at   12 15 h

-           5th round at   13 00 h

LUNCH   13:30 – 14:30 h !

-           6th round at   14:30 h

-           7th round at   15:15 h

-           8th round at   16:00 h

-           9th round at   16:45 h

-           17:30 h  the closing and winner ceremony !

Remark :

The Organizer is providing chess sets and   digital clocks for all boards.

The amount of players is limited to 100 and the tournament is started played under FIDE rules for „rapid“chess.

The tournament will be registered with   FIDE's rating for „rapid“chess.

The prizes are not cumulative and they will be transferred on to the players' accounts in netto!

The prizes will not be handled over and   in case of the same number of points the following criteria decides:

a)        middle Buchholz; b) Buchholz; c) progress ; d) more wins ; e) draw

 

MAIN PRIZES                                 SPECIAL PRIZES

               

1st   -2.000,00 kn                     Best player ELO 2001 – 2200...................200,00 kn

2nd -1.500,00 kn                     Best player ELO 1801 – 2000...................200,00 kn

3rd  -1.100,00 kn                     Best player ELO 1601 – 1800...................200,00 kn

4th   -   900,00 kn                      Best female chess players........1.) 300,00 kn ; 2.) 200,00 kn ; 3.) 100,00 kn

5th    - 700,00 kn                      Best senior aged over 60............................200,00 kn                   

6th    - 600,00 kn                      Best player aged up to16 ...........................200,00 kn

7th     -500,00 kn                      Best player cadets    ....................................200,00 kn

8th    - 400,00 kn

9th    - 300,00 kn

10th   -200,00 kn

 

 

Rijeka, 02.07..2012.

Tournament director :

Srđan Zelenika