6th International Tournament of NIKEA (Piraeus)

21-29 August 1999

 

Organizers: Orivatikos Fysilatrikos Omilos of Nikea (Piraeus)

Co-Organizers: Municipality of Nikea and Greek Chess Federation

Organizing Committee: N. Ornithopoulos, P. Sklavounos, I. Papadopoulos, P. Fitros.

Place: National Resistance Museum (Mantra Kokkinia) 17/8/1944 Spuare (Osia Xeni), Ilioupoleos and Kilikias and Thiron, Nikea

System of the games: Swiss of FIDE 9 rounds

Schedule: 21/8/-29/8/1999

StartingTime: Rounds 1-8 17:00-23:00 (last round 16:00-22:00)

Tie Break Criteria:

  1. Progressive score
  2. Bucholtz
  3. Blitz games (10 minutes)

Duration of the games: 2hrs/40th move + 1hr for the rest of the game

Rules: All the rules of FIDE

Prizes:

Special Prizes:

Entry fee: 6.000 drs
Players with FIDE rating more than 2200 are free from entry fee.
Players born after 1/1/1979 will pay 3.000 drs.
Local players are also free from entry fee.
In case of a tie prizes will be divided equally. If a player qualifies more than one prize will get only the higher one.

Bulletin:
Will be distributed free to all participants

HOSPITALITY:

Special offer!!! Hotel INIOHOS 26, Veranzerou str., Athens (center) .Air contitioned

Prices: Single room 8.500 with breakfast (or 11.500 drs with half-board)
Double room 12.500 with breakfast (or 18.000drs with half- board)
For reservations tel.: +30-1-3232449 FAX +30-1-3223977

If you want to participate and more info:
Nikos Ornithopoulos +30-1-4940 395 or +30-1-4908666
Hellenic Chess Federation, Mr Grivas Efstratios, tel: +30-1-9221 465, 9220972 Fax: +30-1-9221620
email address: eso@compulink.gr or loxias@compulink.gr