tournament info

Prizes


Prize fund: 4 900 000 HUF
 
Prizes are not shared and subject to tax ( 15% deducted).
Payments of prizes will be done exclusively through bank transfer.
 
Gyula Sax Memorial
only for players above 2300 ELO
 
Hotel Karos Spa
 
Conditions :
The first 10 Grandmasters to register rated over 2600 will be provided with free accommodation with half board.
 
1. 1 400 000 HUF
2. 900 000 HUF
3. 600 000 HUF
4. 400 000 HUF
5. 300 000 HUF
6. 250 000 HUF
7. 200 000 HUF
8-10. 150 000 HUF
11-14. 100 000 HUF
 
Woman Special Prizes
1. 300 000 HUF
2. 200 000 HUF
3. 150 000 HUF
4. 100 000 HUF
5. 75 000 HUF
6. 50 000 HUF
 
László Bárczay Memorial
for participants below 2400 ELO points
 
Móra Ferenc Primary School
 
1. 200 000 HUF
2. 150 000 HUF
3. 100 000 HUF
4. 70 000 HUF
5. 50 000 HUF
6-10. 40 000 HUF
 
 
Rating prizes
Below 2000 ELO
1. 30 000 HUF
2. 20 000 HUF
3. 10 000 HUF
 
2001 –2200 ELO
1. 35 000 HUF
2. 30 000 HUF
3. 20 000 HUF
for participants below 1900 ELO points
 
Móra Ferenc Primary School
 
1. 30 000 HUF
2. 25 000 HUF
3. 10 000 HUF

Organizers


Under the main patronage of:
Mr. Ferenc Novák, Mayor of Zalakaros
Mr. Tamás Seszták, President of the Hungarian Chess Federation
 
Main sponsors:
Hungarian Chess Federation
The City Council of Zalakaros
 
For further information, please contact:
Mr Tamás Horváth (IM), Tournament Director
+36-20-9-777-003
mssz@zalaszam.hu
 
Accommodation requests:
H-8749, Zalakaros, Gyógyfürdőtér 1.
Tel./Fax: +36/93/340421

Venue

Gyula Sax Memorial: Hotel Karos Spa

 
László Bárczay Memorial and Group C: Móra Ferenc Primary School
 

Regulation

According to Swiss System in 9 rounds and to the rules of FIDE.

 
The rounds begin at 3 pm except the last one, which begins at 10.00 am.
 
 
Rate of play: (90 min./ 40 moves + 30min. /all) + 30 sec/ move
Default time at the start of all rounds is 30 minutes.
 
Appeals: Protests against the decisions of the Chief Arbiter must be submitted by the player in written form to the Chairman of the Appeals Committee within one hour after completion of the playing session. The protest must be accompanied with the sum of 50 EUR (~ 15 000 HUF) as a deposit. The decisions of the appeals committee are final.
 
Chief Arbiter: Mr. Lajos Györkös (IA)
 
 
Tie-breaking system: Bucholz, progressziv, TPR
Prizes are not shared and subject to tax ( 15% deducted).
Payments of prizes will be done exclusively through bank transfer.

Entry Fee

Registration deadline: 18th May 2017
+ 3000 HUF surcharge for registering only at the venue.
All players, even who sent their entries earlier must register themselves at the Chief Arbiter in the tournament hall before pairing of R1.
(Latest up to 13.30 on 18th May.)
 
Gyula Sax Memorial
under 2450 ELO: 10 000 HUF
 
No entry fee for players holding GM, WGM.
László Bárczay Memorial
 
under 2000 ELO: 10 000 HUF
2001-2100 ELO: 8 000 HUF
2101-2200 ELO: 6 000 HUF
2200-2300 ELO : 4 000 HUF
 
Over 2300 no entry fee.
4 000 HUF for all players

Schedule

10:00 14:00 15:00 ?
18 May 2017,
Thursday
Opening Ceremony
Hotel Karos Spa
Round 1
19 May 2017,
Friday

Round 2
20 May 2017,
Saturday
Round 3
21 May 2017,
Sunday
Round 4
22 May 2017,
Monday
Round 5
23 May 2017,
Tuesday
Round 6
24 May 2017,
Wednesday
Round 7
25 May 2017,
Thursday
Round 8
26 May 2017,
Friday
Round 9 Closing Ceremony
Hotel Karos Spa

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