Chess Association of Khorasan-Razavi province on behalf of I. R. Iran Chess Federation has the honor to invite all players from national federations to participate in the 6th Fajr International Women Open Tournament will be held in Mashhad, northwestern of Iran, from Wednesday, February 20 to Thursday, February 28, 2013.
Participation in the 6th Fajr International Chess woman Tournament is open to all. Each National Chess Federation has right to nominate and send one player as official invited player.
The 6th Fajr International Chess woman Open Tournament will be played in 11 rounds Swiss System. The time control shall be 90 minutes for whole game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.
The FIDE Laws of Chess shall apply. The tournament will be FIDE rated. The Swiss Manager program shall be used for pairings.
Registration is free for WGMs and players with FIDE ratings of 2200 and above.
For other players, according FIDE Ratings list of February, 2013.
– 2100 to 2200 US$ 70
– 2000 to 2100 US$ 100
– 1900 to 2000 US$ 130
– 1900 and unrated US$ 180
Organizing Committee shall provide free participation, full board accommodation (with 3 meals per day) single room for +2400 rated chess players in 4 stars Hotel. Twin room for official invited players as well as WGM title holders and +2300 rated chess players from February 20 to Thursday, February 28, 2013.
Players with rating between 2200-2299 should pay 40$ for full board accommodation (with 3 meals per day) in 4 stars Hotel in twin room.
Other chess players should pay 55$ for full board accommodation (with 3 meals per day) in 4 stars Hotel.
The total prize fund will be USD 1000.
Khorasan Razavi chess association
Tel: +98-511-7635575, 7670900
Mobile: +98 915 1704760