The “ChessMood” International Open Chess Tournament will take place from September 29 to October 09 at the 5 star Tsaghkadzor Marriott Hotel in Armenia.
The event will be played in 9 rounds, swiss system, within two groups: A (2000+) and B (U2000). The total prize fund will be 10.250.000 Armenian drams (around 21.000 euros). Time control for the A tournament will be 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, plus 30 minutes till the end of the game with 30 seconds increment starting from move one, and the time control of B group is: 90 minutes for the whole game with 30 seconds increment starting from move one.
The event is organized by the Chess Academy of Armenia in cooperation with ChessMood Inc. The Chess Academy of Armenia and the Armenian Chess Federation organize four international chess events from June 6th – July 16th. See the invitation and all information about the events here.