Winter Chess

Rules

Trofeo Iberostar 2018, WWC

Type of Tournament
Open international tournament in 7 rounds, Swiss system, elo computable FEDA, FIDE. for WWC

Calendar

From January 13th to 18th of 2018

Round Day Time
1 Tuesday 13th  20.30
2 Wendesday 14th  20.30
3 Thursday15th 20:30
4 Friday16th 20.30
5 Saturday 17th 10.00
6 Sunday 18th 10:00
7 Sunday 18th 16.30

System Play
The games will be played at the rate of 90 minutes for the whole game + 30 seconds increment per move from move one. 

Bye
Any player may request amaximum of 2 bye of 0.5 points, Bye for the last two rounds must be request before the end of the second round.

Tiebreakers
Apply in first and second place the following tiebreakers, which will be drawn after finishing the last round.

1-Bucholz medium, adjusting virtual player FIDE
2-Total Bucholz, adjusting virtual player FIDE.

The following tiebreakers will be applied in the following order without drawing

3 - particular outcome
4 - progressive to the end
5 - recursive performance
6 - Draw

Venue
The tournament will be held at Hotel Iberostar Cristina

Participants
Can take part all kind of player, whatever their title, or ranking, provided you have some sort of federation license in force.

Initial list
Players will be sorted by their elo high to low.

  • First apply the ELO FIDE.
  • In case a player has no FIDE ELO will be ranked based on their elo FEDA as if it were FIDE elo.
  • Players without FIDE elo, or line up at the end FEDA alphabetically.

This mass will define alignment stretch is that the player to obtain rewards.

Inscriptions
€ 15 for players under 16 years old
€ 20 for all other participants.

Entries can be made by email to info@winterchess.com until October 16th, 2017, after this date will not guarantee participation.

The registration fee must be paid to the following account:

Holder: Associació Chess Palma
Bank: CaixaBank
Account number: ES58 2100 0100 1802 0021 3873

Accommodation
The official hotel is the Iberostar Cristina, interested players can book using the website of iberostar, www.iberostar.com

Contact
For any questions please get in touch tel. +34 667 246 104 or email info@wintechess.com

Privacy Policy
Participants in the tournament authorize the publication of their personal data in the various media that the organization considers desirable for the necessary publicity of the event (listings results, standings, players, games, etc..)

Others
Any matter not provided for in these rules shall govern the tournament FIDE regulations.

The tournament fee implies acceptance of these rules.

The arbitration board will be available to participants complaint forms

Sponsors

Federaciķ Balear d`Escacs Iberostar hotels & resorts Winter Chess