22nd PANNONIA CUP
Balatonalmadi, 26th of July - 30th of July, 2017
Group A: International Open Tournament for FIDE ratings.
Group B: International Open Tournament for FIDE ratings, but competitors over 2000 ELO points can't attend, and competitors under 18 years will be ranked separately.
System used: /for A and B Groups/
We organise a chess competition in Swiss system and 7 rounds without age limits
Location: The air-conditioned Conference Hall of Pannonia Cultural Center and Library (In Hungarian: Pannonia Kultúrális Központ és Könyvtár)
Address: Hungary, Zip code: 8220 Balatonalmadi, Városház Square 4.
Main Patrons: Mr. Janos Keszey, the Mayor of Balatonalmadi
Bakonyi Árpád Dr., Honorary Associate Professor
Organiser: Recreation Association of Vörösberény
Time Limit: In Group A: 90-90 minutes + 30 sec after each move
In Group B: 120-120 minutes for all moves
1st place 60.000 HUF
2nd place 40.000 HUF
3rd place 25.000 HUF
4th place 15.000 HUF
5th place 10.000 HUF
6th place 8.000 HUF
7th place 6.000 HUF
8th place 5.000.HUF
Special prizes for Group A
Best Women Competitor 5.000 HUF
Best Senior (over 60 years) 5.000 HUF
he best FIDE number between 2001-2200 5.000 HUF
Best player, who born after 01.01.1997. 30.000 HUF
1st place 15.000 HUF
2nd place 10.000 HUF
3rd place 5.000 HUF
Under 18 players we will receive medals and diploma in the case of 1-3 places, furthermore the best under 18 player will win a cup.
Places are decided by number of scores won. Ties are decided by Bucholcz, by Swiss Manager and furthermore/additionally Progressive Bucholz, TPR, Rating. Prizes will be taxed (but you don't have to pay tax it) and not shared. One player may get only one prize.
Opening and drawing: 26th of July 15.30-16.00
1. round 26th of July from 16.00
2. round 27th of July from 09.00
3. round 27th of July from 15.00
4. round 28th of July from 09.00
Blitz (Schnell) competition: 28th of July from 17.00
5. round 29th of July from 09.00
6. round 29th of July from 15.00
7. round 30th of July from 09.00
Prize giving ceremony: 30th of July from 14.30
under 2000 FIDE and for unrated 45 EUR
between 2001-2200 FIDE rating 40 EUR
between 2201-2400 FIDE rating 35 EUR
GM, IM and players over 2400 FIDE rating free entry
Group B (for every player) 30 EUR
Deadline for entries: 23rd of July, 2017
Entry fee includes free entry to the beach, if you send in your date of birth until the deadline for entries.
Organisers undertake the costs of playing permit in Hungary (FRD) for all foreign participants.
Private rooms with all comfort for players and for accompanying persons: 20 EUR/day/person.
You can order meals for each day at Corner Restaurant, which is only a minute from the tournament hall. It's: 12 EUR/day/person.
Breakfast: 2 EUR Lunch: 6 EUR Dinner: 4 EUR
You can choose from A or B menu.
If you would like to have meals and accommodation, please notify me until the 5th of July, 2017
The organisers reserve the rights of altering the above conditions!
Arrival and registration of players at the location from 10.00 until 14.00 o'clock, 26th of July.
Entry fees, cost of accommodation and meals (if ordered) must be paid upon arrival.
At the centre of the town you can find restaurants, the railway station, the bus terminal, the beach and interesting programs.
During the Tournament we will be held a blitz (schnell) competition, where the people of outside of the Pannonia Cup can be participating too. Entry fee is 2000 HUF, from which 80% will be distributed.
You can find more information, photos and results (some of the more interesting plays included) at our web-site www.sakk-pannonia.info
Entry Address and further information
Imre Fancsy, leader
Address: Hungary, Zip code: 8222 Balatonalmadi, Gábor Áron Street 15.