The 2018 Norwegian Championship takes place in Sarpsborg from 6-14 July.
It is divided in 2 groups. The Elite group is intended for players rated above 2350, and comprises 24 players. 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.
Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish.