Jyväs-Shakki chess club organizes the 28th open Heart of Finland -chess tournament in Jyväskylä, Finland at 16.7.-22.7.2018. The tournament will be played in 9 rounds according to Swiss system.
The first two rounds have accelerated pairing and the tournament is Elo rated and there are possibilities to reach FIDE title norms. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.
Venue: Finnish Music Campus, Pitkäkatu 18, 40700 Jyväskylä.
Mon 16.7. at 12.00-15.30 confirmation of participation, at 17.00 round 1
Tue 17.7. at 10.00 round 2, at 17.00 round 3
Wed 18.7. at 12.00 round 4
Thu 19.7. at 10.00 round 5, at 17.00 round 6
Fri 20.7. at 12.00 round 7
Sat 21.7. at 12.00 round 8
Sun 22.7. at 10.00 round 9, after that prize giving ceremony
Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish.