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Opatija Rapid Tournament

The 2nd Chess Summer Rapid Tournament is organized by the Milenij Hotels d.o.o. and Chess Club “Rijeka” on 22nd July at the Milenij Grand Hotel in Opatija, Croatia.

Location: Milenij Grand hotel 4.Opatijska cvijeta, hall Mimoza 2nd story (air-conditioned)
Playing venue address: Viktora Cara Emina 6 ; Opatija
Time of tournament’s beginning: Sunday, 22.07.2012, at 10.00 am
System of play: Swiss / 9 rounds
Time control: 15 minutes per player

Top 10 boards will be broadcasted live at www.rijekachess.com

Tournament arbiters: Eduard Piacun international arbiter, Marijan Majnarić state arbiter, Bojan Birk and Teo Trošelj county arbiters.
Tournament registration: info@rijekachess.com or club@sah-rijeka.hr; Srđan Zelenika mob:+385915282175.

Opatija Milenij

Prize fund : 10.000,00 kunas; 1 € = 7,5 kunas
Participation fee: 60,00 kunas (includes lunch!),cadets 30,00 kunas ,the Grand Masters pay no organisation fee
Participation fee for players that register at the day the tournament started is 70,00 kunas

Co-sponsors: Mountain-litoral county, Tourist board of Kvarner, Tourist board of the City of Opatija

Schedule:
- 1st round at 10:00 h
- 2nd round at 10:45h
- 3rd round at 11 30 h
- 4th round at 12 15 h
- 5th round at 13 00 h
- LUNCH 13:30 – 14:30 h
- 6th round at 14:30 h
- 7th round at 15:15 h
- 8th round at 16:00 h
- 9th round at 16:45 h
- 17:30 h the closing and awarding ceremony

The Organizer is providing chess sets and digital clocks for all boards.
The amount of players is limited to 100 and the tournament is started played under FIDE rules for rapid chess.
The tournament will be registered with FIDE’s rating for “rapid” chess.
The prizes are not cumulative and they will be transferred on to the players’ accounts in nett
The prizes will not be shared and in case of the same number of points the following criteria decides:
a) middle Buchholz; b) Buchholz; c) progress ; d) more wins ; e) draw

Main Prizes:
1st – 2.000,00 kn
2nd – 1.500,00 kn
3rd – 1.100,00 kn
4th – 900,00 kn
5th – 700,00 kn
6th – 600,00 kn
7th – 500,00 kn
8th – 400,00 kn
9th – 300,00 kn
10th – 200,00 kn

Special prizes:
Best player ELO 2001 – 2200……………….200,00 kn
Best player ELO 1801 – 2000……………….200,00 kn
Best player ELO 1601 – 1800……………….200,00 kn
Best female chess players……..1.) 300,00 kn; 2.) 200,00 kn; 3.) 100,00 kn
Best senior aged over 60……………………….200,00 kn
Best player aged up to16 ………………………200,00 kn
Best player cadets ………………………………200,00 kn

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