9th INTERNATIONAL OPEN CHESS TOURNAMENT
ANO LIOSIA 98
3 - 11 JANUARY 1998, ANO LIOSIA, ATHENS

 

ORGANIZERS

Town corporation development Municipality of Ano Liosia in co-operation with The Greek Chess Federation and Municipality Cultural Centre of Ano Liosia ( Chess Club ).

SCHEDULE

Closing ceremony / awards Sunday 11 January 1998, at 20:30 hrs.

PLAYING HALL

Tomn Hall of Ano Liosia Melina Merkouri.

PRIZES

1st : 400.000 drs (~1.480$), 2nd : 300.000 drs (~1.100$), 3rd : 250.000 drs (~925$), 4th : 200.000 drs (~740$), 5th : 150.000 drs (~555$), 6th : 100.000 drs (~370$), 7th :90.000 drs (~330$), 8th : 75.000 drs (~275$), 9th : 60.000 drs (~220$), 10th : 50.000 drs (~185$), 11th : 45.000 drs (~165$) 12th : 40.000 drs (~145$), 13th: 35.000 drs (~130$), 14th : 30.000 drs (~110$), 15th : 25.000 drs (~90$), 16th : 20.000 drs (~75$).

L : 1.870.000 drs (~7.000$)

SPECIAL PRIZES

1st Woman:100.000 drs (~370$), 2nd Woman:60.000 drs (~220$), 1st Junior:100.000 drs (~370$), 2nd Junior:60.000 drs (~220$), 1st Girl Junior:60.000 drs (~220$), 2nd Girl Junior:30.000 drs (~110$), 1st U-16 boy:40.000 drs (~145$), 1st U-16 girl:35.000 drs (~125$).

L : 485.000 drs (~1.800$)
In case of tie prizes will be divided equal.
1 US dollar : 270 drachmas.
If a player qualifies for more than one prizes he/she has the right to choose one of them.

ENTRY FEE

Entry fee : 12.000 drs (~45$) & 8.000 drs (~30$) for under 20 years old. Its free for more than 2250 nternational ELO.
For invited GM free lodging and board are provided.
For invited IM free lodging are provided.
Ano Liosia is located in a distance of about 12 km Nothern to Omonia Square. The organizers provide for all participants free transport by buses, from Omonia square to the playing hall and back for each round. During the games refresments and coffees are free for all players.

MEETING POINT - DEPARTURE OF BUSES

Omonia square (in the centre of Athens)/ Omonia hotel, one hour before the start of each round.

CHAIRMAN OF THE ORGANIZING COMMITEE

SIRMAS Alexandros

CHIEF ARBITERS

BARDIS Evagelos, NIKOLOPOULOS Panayiotis.

FURTHER INFORMATION, ENTRIES TO :

KOFIDIS ADREAS : + 30-1-9562803  FAX : + 30-1-9562803
BARDIS EVAGELOS : + 30-1-2470591 FAX : + 30-1-2474401 + 30-1-2471989

 

THE ORGANIZING C0MMITEE