Winter Chess

8 Open Internacional Llucmajor

Type of Tournament
Open international tournament in 9 rounds, Swiss system, elo computable FEDA, FIDE and FCE also valid for obtaining international standards

Prizes
Chas prizes with more 5.000 €, see the Prizes section

* The prize must be collected in person by the player who has won and the closing ceremony of the tournament, otherwise it is understood that the player waiver thereof and therefore the prize is desert.

Calendar
From May 19th to 26th of 2018

Round Day Time
1 Sunday 19th  10:00
2 Sunday 19th  20:30
3 Monday 20th 20:30
4 Tuesday 21th 20:30
5 Wednesday 22th 20:30
6 Thursday 23th 20:30
7 Friday 24th 20:30
8 Saturday 25th 16:30
9 Sunday 26th 09:30

System Play
The games will be played at the rate of 90 minutes for the whole game + 30 seconds increment per move from move one.

Bye
Any player may requesta maximum of two bye of half point and it must do so in writing to any of the referees of the tournament before the end of the previous round bye to the request.

Bye for the last two rounds must be request before finish the second round.

Invited player for organization can not ask bye.

Tiebreakers
Apply in first and second place the following tiebreakers, which will be drawn after finishing the last round.

1-Bulcholz medium, adjusting virtual player FIDE
2-Total Bucholz, adjusting virtual player FIDE.

The following tiebreakers will be applied in the following order without drawing

3 - particular outcome
4 - progressive to the end
5 - recursive performance
6 - Draw

Venue
This year there ar 2 place fro the tourament:

-Club Nautico Arenal
-Hotel Meiterranean Bay (200 meters far from the principal venue) if it's necessary

Participants
You can take part all kind of player, whatever their title, or ranking, provided you have some sort of federal license in force.

Initial list
Players will be sorted by their elo high to low.

Participants

  • First apply the ELO FIDE.
  • In case a player has no FIDE ELO will be aligned based on their elo FCE as if it were the FIDE elo.
  • If a player does not have FCE ELO FIDE or will be ranked based on their elo FEDA as if it were FIDE elo.
  • Players without FIDE elo, FCE, or line up at the end FEDA alphabetically.

This mass will define alignment stretch is that the player to obtain rewards.

Inscriptions
€ 40 for players in the FBE licensed, and FCE
€ 40 for players staying in some of the official hotels.
€ 15 for players under 16 years old
€ 80 for all other participants.

Entries can be made until Wednesday May 9th, 2018, after this date will not guarantee participation.

The registration fee must be paid to the following account:

Holder: Club Escacs LLucmajor
Bank: CaixaBank
Account number: ES33 2100 0271 9702 0028 5419

Exempted from registration fee players invited by the organization

The Organization reserves the right to refuse admission

Accommodation
The organization has achieved special prices for players and guests that require it, see hotel section for details.

Contact
For any questions please get in touch tel. +34 667 246 104 or email info@winterchess.com

Privacy Policy
Participants in the tournament authorize the publication of their personal data in the various media that the organization considers desirable for the necessary publicity of the event (listings results, standings, players, games, etc..)

Others
Any matter not provided for in these rules shall govern the tournament FIDE regulations.

The tournament fee implies acceptance of these rules.

The arbitration board will be available to participants complaint forms