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BULGARIAN CHESS SUMMER 2015

Golden sands, Bulgaria

08-16.06.2015

25 000 € GUARANTEED!

Place and venue:

Golden sands resort, Bulgaria, Hotel Admiral Conference Hall and Chess House Golden sands

 

Organizers:

Bulgarian Chess Federation and chess club Bankya.

President of the organizing committee Ph.D. Nikolay Nedkov – Vice-president of Bulgarian Chess Federation , Tournament Director - Mr. Nikolay Velchev - Executive Director of the Bulgarian Chess Federation.

 

Rate of play:

FIDE Swiss, 9 rounds. Tournament is valid for FIDE rating and international title norms.

Time control is 90 minutes, plus 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from the first move.

 

Sections:

Open A- for players rated 2250+, total prize fund 16 500€

OPEN tournament for players rated higher then 2250. Organizer is allowed to include certain number of players with lower rating with extra fee of 50 Euro.

Open B - for players rated up to 2249, total prize fund 7 000€

OPEN tournament for players rated lower and equal to 2249.

Entry fee:

All players who have paid for accommodation packages can take part in the tournament with no entry fee.

Tournament

Entry fee

foreign players

Entry fee

players from BUL rating list

Extra fee for players, whose FIDE ELO isn’t high enough for Open A

OPEN A

90 Euro

60 Euro

50 Euro

OPEN B

70 Euro

40 Euro

 

Blitz tournament

For all players who play at the classic tournament the entry fee for the blitz tournament is 10 Euro.

All other participants for the blitz tournament pay 20 Euro entry fee for players from BUL rating list – 15 Euro

Only the chess players who have been approved by the organizers and have paid the participation fee are allowed to take part in the tournaments!

Accommodation:

The organizers offers the following packages:

Hotel

Package bed in double room

Additional overnight

Package in single room

Additional overnight

Supplement

Vladislav Varnenchik 3*

(Party V hotel)

230 €

25 €

275 €

30 €

5  € per day

for lunch

7 € per day

for all inclusive

Tintyava 3*

245 €

25 €

290 €

30 €

7  € per day

for lunch

Mimosa 4*

295 €

35 €

355 €

40 €

7 € per day

for all inclusive

RIU Dolce Vita 4+*

430 €

45 €

490 €

55 €

* the packages are on all inclusive

Admiral 5*

465 €

55 €

695 €

85€

 

 

 

The given rates are preferential per person, included 8 overnights (for the period 08-16.2015) on half board (breakfast and dinner) entry fee for the tournament, community tax, VAT.

Shedule:

Registration Monday                                     June 08 till 13.00 h

Technical meeting                                         June 08 at 14.00 h

Round 1 Monday                                          June 08 at 16.00 h

Round 2 Tuesday                                          June 09 at 15.00 h

Round 3 Wednesday                                     June 10 at 15.00 h

Round 4 Thursday                                         June 11 at 11.00 h

Round 5 Friday                                             June 12 at 15.00 h

Round 6 Saturday                                         June 13 at 11.00 h

Blitz tournament Saturday                         June 13 at 17.00 h

Round 7 Sunday                                           June 14 at 15.00 h

Round 8 Monday                                           June 15 at 15.00 h

Round 9 Tuesday                                          June16 at 09.00 h

AwardingThursday                                    June 16 at 15.00 h

 

Transfers:

One way transfer from Varna airport/ railway station/ bus station: 15 Euro

Two ways transfer from Varna airport/ railway station/ bus station: 25 Euro

 

Prize fund: 23 500 EUR

Tournament

Regular prizes

Special prizes

Open A

16 500 Euro

1. 3500€

7. 800€

Senior

1. 300€

2. 2800€

8. 600€

Women

1. 300€

2. 200€

3. 100€

3. 2200€

9. 400€

4. 1700€

10. 300€

Player rated lower than 2350

1. 200€

2. 100€

5. 1300€

11. 200€

Player rated

2351-2449

1. 200€

2. 100€

6. 1000€

12. 200€

Open B

7 000 Euro

1. 1500€

7. 300€

Senior

1. 150€

2. 120€

3. 100€

2. 1100€

8. 250€

3. 800€

9. 200€

Women

1. 150€

2. 120€

3. 100€

4. 600€

10. 150€

5. 500€

11. 100€

Player rated lower than 1850

1. 130€

6. 400€

12. 100€

Player rated

1851-1999

1. 130€

* Regular prizes will be given according to HORT criteria, but only for players with score of 6½ points and higher for Open A and 7 points and higher for Open B. Other regular money prizes and special prizes will be given according to Final standings.

 

 

 

 

Blitz tournament – total prize fund 1 500 Euro

BLITZ tournament, FIDE Swiss, 11 rounds. 3 minutes + 2 sec. per player.

Regular prizes 1 200 Euro

Special prizes 300 euro

1. 300€

6. 80€

Player rated

0-1900

1. 80€

2. 40€

3. 30€

2. 200€

7. 70€

3. 170€

8. 60€

Player rated

1901-2250

1. 80€

2. 40€

3. 30€

4. 130€

9. 50€

5. 100€

10. 40€

 

 

 

Tie - breaks:

The final standings of players with the equal number of points shall be determined by application of the following tie-breaking consecutive procedures: 

(a)       Buchholz Cut 1

(b)       Buchholz

(c)       Number of wins

(d)       Progress (Fide tie-break)

(e)       Zoneborn-Berger

 

Arbiters:

The Chief Arbiter is IA Vladimir Sakotic (MNE).

Visas:

Players, who need assistance with their visas are asked to sent scanned copy of the passport before April 30, 2015 in order that the Bulgarian Chess Federation can help through Visa Invitation.

Impportant: The Schengen visa is valid for Bulgaria.

More information:

Maya Stoyanova – e-mail: goldensands@bulchesssummer.eu , mobile: +359 883 345937

FIDE IO Sasa Jevtic – e-mail: info@bulchesssummer.eu , mobile: +381 63 439 497

www.goldensands.bulchesssummer.eu