Winter Chess


20 Open Internacional Can Picafort, Trofeu Ferrer hotels.

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

1.500€ in cash prizes.

* The prize must be collected in person by the player who has won and the closing ceremony of the tournament, otherwise it is understood that the player waiver thereof and therefore the prize is desert.

From October 31st to November 5th of 2017

Round Day Time
1 Tuestday 31st October 20:00
2 Thursday 1st November 10:00
3 Thursday 1st 16:00
4 Friday 2nd 20:00
5 Saturday 3rd 10:00
6 Saturday 3rd 16:00
7 Sunday 4th 10:00

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.

All players may request two bye of half points and it must do so in writing to any of the referees of the tournament before the end of the previous round bye to the request.

 Will be drawn after finishing the last round.

 - Bulcholz medium, adjusting virtual player FIDE
 - Total Bucholz, adjusting virtual player FIDE.
 - Progressive to the end
The tournament will be held at Ferrer Concord Hotel, in Can Picafort.

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

€ 20 for players in the FBE licensed
€ 20 for players staying in some of the official hotels.
€ 60 for all other participants.

The registration fee must be paid to the following account:

Holder: Associació Chess Palma
Bank: La Caixa
Account Number: ES58 2100 0100 1802 0021 3873

The organization has achieved special prices for players and guests that require it, see hotel section for details.

For any questions please get in touch tel. +34 667 246 104 or email

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..)

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