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BULGARIAN CHESS SUMMER 2014

Grand Europe Cup

Golden Sands  Bulgaria

10-18.06.2014

Under the patronage of Mr. Silvio Danailov

President of the European Chess Union

President of the Bulgarian Chess Federation

Place:

Golden Sands Resort, Bulgaria

Venue:

European Chess House and Hotel Admiral hall

Organizers:

Bulgarian Chess Federation

Chess Club Bankya

President of the organizing committee is Ph. D. Nikolay Nedkov, Vice-president of the Bulgarian Chess Federation; members: Mr. Vladimir Sakotic - Executive Director of the European Chess Union and Mr. Nikolay Velchev - Executive Director of the Bulgarian Chess Federation.

Rate of play:

Open 9 rounds

System - FIDE Swiss

Time control - 90 min. with an increment of 30 seconds per move, starting from move one.

Valid for ELO FIDE and GM/IM Norms

Shedule:

Registration Tuesday             June 10 till 13.00h

Round 1 Tuesday                   June 10 at 15.00 h

Round 2 Wednesday             June 11 at 15.00 h

Round 3 Thursday                 June 12 at 15.00 h

Round 4 Friday                      June 13 at 15.00 h

Round 5 Saturday                  June 14 at 11.00 h

Blitz Tournament Saturday            June 14 at 17.00 h

Round 6 Sunday                    June 15 at 15.00 h

Round 7 Monday                   June 16 at 15.00 h

Round 8 Tuesday                   June 17 at 15.00 h

Round 9 Wednesday             June 18 at 09.00 h

Prizegiving - Wednesday       June 18 at 15.00 h

Entry fee:

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

Those who do not wish to use the accommodation packages shall pay entry fee 120 EUR.

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 15 Euro entry fee.

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 on half board (breakfast and dinner) entry fee for the tournament, community tax, VAT.

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

Bank details for payments:

Bulgarian Chess Federation

P.O. Box 927, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria

First Investment Bank - Sofia

SWIFT: FINVBGSF

IBAN: BG05FINV915010EUR01EGA

Str. G. S. Rakovski 135

Payments can be done by bank transfer or in cash upon arrival.

 

 

Prize fund: 40 000 EUR

All prizes are guaranteed and don’t depend on the number of players.

Classic tournament


MAIN PRIZES

Special  prizes

Special  prizes

Special  prizes

N

Prize

ELO FIDE 2400 - 2499

ELO FIDE 1900 – 2049

Women

1

6000

1

800

1

300

1

600

2

4500

2

600

2

200

2

450

3

3200

3

400

3

150

3

300

4

2500

4

250

4

100

4

200

5

1700

5

150

ELO FIDE 1700 - 1899

5

100

6

1500

ELO FIDE 2300 – 2399

1

250

Veterans

7

1200

1

500

2

200

1

450

8

1000

2

400

3

150

2

350

9

800

3

300

4

100

3

250

10

600

4

200

ELO FIDE 1500 - 1699

4

100

11

500

5

100

1

200

2 special prizes

12

400

ELO FIDE 2200 – 2299

2

150

13

300

1

450

3

100

 

14

250

2

350

4

100

15

250

3

250

ELO FIDE 0 - 1499

16

250

4

150

1

200

17

200

5

100

2

150

18

200

ELO FIDE 2050 – 2199

3

100

19

200

1

400

4

100

20

150

2

300

 

 

21

150

3

200

 

 

22

150

4

150

 

 

23

100

5

100

 

 

24

100

 

 

 

 

25

100

 

 

 

 


 

Tie - breaks:

  1. Buchholz Median; 2. Buchholz; 3. Number of victories; 4. Progress; 5. Berger

In case of identical final scores the prizes will not be shared. Each participant takes only one prize!

 

Blitz tournament

N

Prize

N

Prize

N

Prize

N

Prize

1

400

6

120

11

70

16

50

2

300

7

100

12

65

17

40

3

200

8

90

13

60

18

40

4

150

9

80

14

60

19

25

5

130

10

75

15

50

20

25

 

Visas:

Players, who need assistance with their visas are asked to sent scanned copy of the passport before April 30, 2014 in order that the Bulgarian Chess Federation can help through Visa Invitation.

Impportant: The Schengen visa is valid for Bulgaria.

More information:

Hristo Velchev

+359 887 986383

goldensands@bulchesssummer.eu

www.goldensands.bulchesssummer.eu