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INTERNATIONAL CHESS OPEN HALKIDIKI 2008
28 April – 5 May 2008, Halkidiki, Greece
For players over 2000 FIDE RATING

 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

The Chess Club “A.M.O. Galaxias” announces the International Open Chess Tournament Halkdiki 2008”, which will be held with open participation and nine (9) rounds Swiss system. The tournament will be held in Hotel Pallini Beach, in Halkidiki, April 28thth to May 5th, 2008. The tournament will be held with time control for each player 90 minutes and increment + 30’’ per move.
The FIDE system rules are valid. The tournament will be FIDE rated. The tournament is for players over 2000 FIDE rating since the second part of the open is the “WORLD AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP” for players less than 2000 FIDE rating.

PLAYING SCHEDULE:

Monday

April    28th       

 Arrival of Participants

Tuesday

April    29th

12:00 Technical Meeting - Pairings

Tuesday  

April    29th

16:00 Round 1

Wednesday

April    30th

10:00 Round 2

Wednesday  

April    30th

16:00 Round 3

Thursday

May    1st

16:00 Round 4

Friday

May    2nd

16:00 Round 5

Saturday

May    3rd           

10:00 Round 6

Saturday

May    3rd            

16:00 Round 7

Sunday

May    4th             

16:00 Round 8

Monday

May    5th           

10:00 Round 9

Monday

May    5th           

16:00 Closing Ceremony

Monday

May    5th           

18:00  Blitz tournament

Tuesday

May    6th           

Departure of Participants


PARTICIPANT’S FEES:
 

General participant’s fee

40 €

Participants with FIDE Rating over 2400

  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

The money prizes distribution (100% of the entry fees)

 

           €

   1st

   2nd

   3rd

   4th

   5th

   GENERAL
STANDINGS

  30 %

  20%

 15%

 10%

 10%

  1st   WOMEN

  15 %

 

 

 

 

 


OFFICIAL HOTELS - RATES:

Accommodation and board will be provided at G-Hotel Complex. Participants have three different choices inside the Complex. Athos Palace (****), Pallini Beach (****),. Bookings are made only through the Organizing Committee (fill registrations and bookings forms).

For Hotels bookings please fill the reservation form you can find in the official site www.gamesfestival.com  or in www.fide.com . The room booking are valid with the payment of the 30% of the total cost

Lodging for players, coaches and accompanying persons will cost per room, per day HB (includes breakfast & one meal in buffet): For the second meal, participants will have plenty of choices within the hotel complex.

 

Room prices (euros) valid from 28th April 2008.

Prices per room

Per day H/B

ATHOS &

PALLINI BEACH

****

TYPE OF ROOM

 

SINGLE

67

DOUBLE

90

TRIPLE

120

SUITE (4 persons)

155

SUITE (4 persons)

1 child U12

140



The room rates are valid for bookings until the 1st April 2006. For bookings after this date there is a10% additional charge in the following rates

PARTICIPATION - CONTACTS:

At the moment of registration (until Monday March 17th 2008 ) the amount of 40 euro (entry fee) + 30% of the total accommodation cost + 60 EUR 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


Once the transfer has been confirmed, the Organising Committee will confirm the assigned booking confirmation for all the hotel reservations. More information could be given in to the site www.gamesfestival.com or by the e-mails info@gamesfestival.com, teotsorb@otenet.gr . Tel. +30 2310 865 778.




 

 

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