27. February - 7. March 2024
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Side tournaments

The Regulations of the festival (pdf)

Side tournaments
THU
29 Feb
2024
Solving competition
registration at 8:45am - 9:00am
right of participation without limitations 
material prizes for players 
starting fee: 5 EUR
FRI
1 Mar
2024

Open tournament Basque chess
registration at 8:15am - 8:45am
1st – 7th round 9:00 - 13:30
right of participation without limitations
7 rounds by Swiss system, 2 x 10 min/5 sec per move
financial prizes in CZK: 1 000, 700, 500, material prizes for other players
starting fee: 7 EUR

SAT
2 Mar
2024

Open rapid tournament
registration at 8:00am - 8:45am
1st – 7th round 9:00 - 13:30
right of participation without limitations
7 rounds by Swiss system, 2 x 10 min/5 sec per move
rating for ELO FIDE
financial prizes in CZK: 3 000, 2 000, 1 500, 1 000, 500, material prizes for other players
starting fee: 8.5 EUR

SUN
3 Mar
2024
Open blitz tournament
registration at 8:30am - 9:15am
1st – 11th round 9:30 - 13:00
right of participation without limitations, rating for ELO FIDE
11 rounds by Swiss system, 2 x 3 min/2 sec per move
financial prizes in CZK: 1 500, 1000, 700, 500, 300, material prizes for other players
starting fee: 6.5 EUR
MON
4 Mar
2024
Open tournament 960 Chess
registration at 8:15am - 8:45am
1st – 7th round 9:00 - 13:30
right of participation without limitations
7 rounds by Swiss system, 2 x 10 min/5 sec per move
financial prizes in CZK: 1 000, 700, 500, material prizes for other players
starting fee: 7 EUR
TUE
5 Mar
2024
Open pair blitz tournament
registration at 8:45am - 9:15am
1st – 11th round 9:30 - 13:00
right of participation without limitations
11 rounds by Swiss system, 2 x 3 min/2 sec per move
financial prizes in CZK: 2 000, 1 500, 1 000, 500, material prizes for other players
starting fee: 13 EUR/pair
WED
6 Mar
2024
Open tournament Bughouse
registration at 8:15am - 8:45am
1st – 7th round 9:00 - 13:30
right of participation without limitations
- playing system will be set on site, 2 x 2 min/2 sec per move (Bronstein)
financial prizes in CZK: 1 500, 1 000, 500 (for pair), material prizes for other players
starting fee: 13 EUR / pair
 
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