36 th Balaton International Chess Festival Balatonlelle GM, IM, OPEN Print
Sunday, 17 December 2017 08:32

 36 th Balaton International Chess Festival Balatonlelle GM, IM, OPEN

Balatonlelle 12-20 June 2018

Tournament venue: Local Community Centre, 2-4 Kossuth Lajos u. 8638 Balatonlelle

GM and IM round robin tournaments: with 10 participants 9-round, time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 minutes + 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from the first move.

OPEN: Playing schedule in the open group: a 9-round Swiss system open tournament, time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 minutes + 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from the first move. FIDE rules are valid at the tournament.

OPEN

Prizes:

I. 150000 HUF
II. 75000 HUF 
III. 40000 HUF 
IV. 25000 HUF
V. 15000 HUF
VI. 10000 HUF

The prizes are guaranteed upon the entry of minimum 60 participants and everyone may only win one prize. The prizes are taxable.

Category prizes (upon the entry of minimum 5 participants):

Best female player: 10000 HUF
Best player over 60 years of age: 10000 HUF
Best player under 1800: 5000 HUF
Best payer under 1600: 5000 HUF
Best female player under 18 years of age: 5000 HUF
Best male player under 18 years of age: 5000 HUF

Entry fee:

GMs, IMs WGMs, WIMs and players with a Rating over 2400 do not pay any entry fee.

Rating points 2001-2400: 27 EURO
Rating points under 2000: 33 EURO
Without Rating points: 40 EURO

Players may only participate at the tournaments in the possession of a tournament licence valid for 2018. Foreign players have to have a valid FRD fee (FRD fee is EURO 5,-).

Accommodation and board:

Szent István Hotel, 6 Szent István u. 8638 Balatonlelle
Single room: 18 EURO/night/person + tourist tax 2 EURO (from the age of 18)
Double room: 15 EURO/night/person + tourist tax 2 EURO (from the age of 18)

Lelle Strand Apartman, 4 Napsugár u. 8638 Balatonlelle
www.lelle-strandapartman.hu
Apartment for 2 person: 30 EURO/night + tourist tax 2 EURO (from the age of 18)
Apartment for 3 person: 45 EURO/night + tourist tax 2 EURO (from the age of 18)
Apartment for 4 person: (2 bedroom + living room with terrace): 60 EURO/night + tourist tax 2 EURO (from the age of 18)

Hotel reservation: 31 May 2018
Entry deadline: 1:00 p.m. on 12 June 2018
Round 1: at 3:00 p. m. on 12 June 2018
Rounds 2-8: at 3:00 p. m. every day
Round 9: at 09:00 a. m. on 20 June 2018

Entry and further information:

Tournament organiser: IA RIGÓ János: +36/20/468-1398
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Chief arbiter: IA PESZTERICZ László: +36/20/962-5179
Homepage: www.rigochess.hu
The organisers preserve the right to modifications!