13th HSG Open tournament, will be held in Hilversum from Friday 22 June to Sunday 24 June 2018.
6 rounds of Swiss tournament with:
Group A> 1900 (Fide rating)
Group B> 1550 and <1950 (Fide rating, if not present, then KNSB rating) Group C <1600 (KNSB rating) Four groups (KNSB rating, if not present, then Fide rating) The players of the A and B group will be registered with their new FIDE rating for the June 1 . The players of the C group and four groups will receive their final KNSB rating from the 1 May list. It is possible that due to a change in the rating you can end up in another group. Time control 1 hour and 50 minutes for the whole game + 10 seconds per move, from move 1. Playtime A, B and C group Friday: 12:30 - 16:30 and 18:30 - 22:30 Saturday: 12:30 - 16:30 and 18:30 - 22:30 Sunday: 09:30 - 13 : 30 and 14:15 - 18:15 Playing time Four camps Friday: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm Saturday: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm Sunday: 2:15 pm - 6:15 pm Award ceremony Sunday at 6:45 pm Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish.