ECC 2008 Parallel Chess Open

May 27, 2008

The Chess Club “A.M.O. Galaxias” announces the Parallel International Open Chess”, which will be held with open participation and (7) rounds Swiss system. The tournament will be held in Hotel Athos, in Halkidiki, October 16th to 24th. The tournament will be held with time control for each player 90 minutes and increment + 30’’ per move for all the game. The FIDE system rules are valid. The tournament will be FIDE rated.

PLAYING SCHEDULE

October 16 Arrival of participants
October 16 10 p.m. Captain’s meeting
October 17 14:30 p.m. Opening Ceremony
October 17 3 p.m. Round 1
October 18 3 p.m. Round 2
October 19 3 p.m. Round 3
October 20 3 p.m. Round 4
October 21 3 p.m. Round 5
October 22 3 p.m. Round 6
October 23 3 p.m. Round 7
October 23 9 p.m. Closing Ceremony
October 24 Departure of participants

PARTICIPANT’S FEES
General participant’s fee 40 €
Participants with FIDE Rating over 2200- 2400 30 €
Participants with FIDE Rating over 2400 IMs WGms & Gms 0 €

CUPS – MONEY PRIZES:

There will be given cups to places 1-3, concerning the categories of General Standings, the Women standings.

The total entry fees will be shared to money prizes and it will be divided in case of equal standings. In case that a participant is eligible for two or more money prizes, he will receive only the highest.

Minimum Guarantee Prize fund: 1000 euros

OFFICIAL HOTELS – RATES

Accommodation and board will be provided at G-Hotel, The room prices are the same with European Club Cup Hotels‘ rates (please see the registration).

PARTICIPATION – CONTACTS:

At the moment of registration the amount of 40 euro (entry fee) + 30% of the total accommodation cost + transportation cost (if required) must be transferred, free of bank charges, to the following bank account of the Organizing Committee for each participant or accompanying person.

The participation is valid with the payment of the participation fee in the bank account:

Bank Account: BANK: EFG EUROBANK ERGASIAS S.A
SWIFT: EFGBGRAA
IBAN: GR5102601380000900100029381
BANK CODE: 026
BRANCH CODE: 0138
ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0026-0138-90-0100029381
BANK ADDRESS: SALAMINOS STREET – THESSALONIKI GREECE
ACCOUNT HOLDER: THEODOROS TSORBATZOGLOU

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