Announcement

Announcement

ZAGREB OPEN

3rd Memorial Krunoslav Hulak 2018

INTERNATIONAL CHESS TOURNAMENT

ZAGREB, 1th December– 08th December 2018

Organizer: Zagreb Chess Federation

Sponsor: Sports Association of the City of Zagreb

Location of the games: Hall “Congress Hall” , 137, Savska at -1

The tournament is played according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds.

Playing time: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 min for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds for each move completed starting from the first

The tournament will be registered with FIDE to win rating.

Royalties:

1st 15,000.00 kuna….cca 2.000 EUR

2nd 9,000.00 kuna….cca 1.200 EUR

3rd 7,000.00 kuna….cca 950 EUR

4th 5,000.00 kuna….cca 650 EUR

5th 4,000.00 kuna….cca 550 EUR

6th 3,000.00 kuna….cca 400 EUR

7th 2,500.00 kuna….cca 300 EUR

8th 2,000.00 kuna….cca 260 EUR

9th 1,800.00 kuna….cca 240 EUR

10th 1,600.00 kuna….cca 210 EUR

Special royalties:

The most successful female participant: 1,500.00 kuna

For the most successful players with ELO 1801-2000: 1,000.00

For the most successful players with ELO 2001-2100: 1,200.00

For the most successful players with ELO 2101-2200: 1,500.00

For the most successful veterans over 60: 1,500.00

For the most successful junior to 20 years: 1,500.00

For the most successful cadets to 16 years: 1,000.00

Royalties are shared by Hort system and special royalties exclusively according to the achieved order. Royalties do not accumulate. Each player can get one royalty, financially more favorable for him.

Croatian players’ fees will be paid directly to their giro account within 3 days after the end of the tournament.

For all participants entitled to payment of royalties, the related income tax of 25% will be paid for.

The registration fee for the competition with the executed application till November 30 amounts to 350kn, and 200 kn for women and players under 18 years. On the day of the tournament registration fees amount to 450 kn for seniors and 300kn for women and those under 18 years.

Registration fees can be paid to the account of ZŠS (Zagreb Chess Federation):

IBAN: HR2424020061100048951 indicating the Zagreb open or in cash at the Federation and on the day of the competition, but only with prior notice.

Grandmasters and international masters are exempt from paying the registration fee.

The best placed Croatian representative from Zagreb Open acquires the right to participate in the closed senior Croatian championship for 2019.

Applications for the competition:

Zagreb Chess Federation – Secretary: Kresimir Podravec

10000 Zagreb, Masarykova 22,

Tel. (01) 3091-062 fax. (01) 3091 071 mobile (099) 331 0011

E-mail: zagrebacki.sah.savez@gmail.com

Information:

The final registration in the Hall “Congress Hall” no later than 1th December 2018 till 4:00 P.M.

After that time, players will no longer be registered.

Schedule:

I round 01.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

II round 02.12.2018. in 10:00 AM

III round 02. 12.2018. in 5:00 PM

IV round 03.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

V round 04.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

VI round 05.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

VII round 06.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

Vlll round 07.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

IX round 08.12.2018. in 5:00 PM

The closing ceremony of the tournament and awards ceremony on 08th December 2018, 30 minutes after finishing the last game.

For all participants of the tournament organizer will provide requisites.

Possibility of accommodation:

Rooms and suites – Henrik, 39 Gunduliceva 39 and Klaićeva 11,  Zagreb

e-mail: marko.marinsek@six-group.com

tel: +385 01 485 6171 mobi: +385 098 994 6014

Apartments – Cvjetni, Prolaz Sestara Baković 1,(Passage of the Sisters Bakovic) , Donji Grad, Zagreb

e-mail: sandra.mijic1974@gmail.com

mobile: +38598402406, +38598207805

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