Winter Chess


V Open Internacional Ciutat de Palma

Type of Tournament
Open international tournament in 9 rounds, Swiss system, elo computable FEDA and FIDE, also valid for obtaining international norms

* 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 January 9th to 16th of 2016

Round Day Time
1 Saturday 9th 20:00
2 Sunday 10th 10:00
3 Sunday 10th 16:00
4 Monday 11th 20:00
5 Tuesday 12th 20:00
6 Wednesday 13th 20:00
7 Thursday 14th 20:00
8 Friday 15th 20:00
9 Saturday 16th 16:00

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.

Any player may request 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.

It's not allowed bye in the last two rounds

 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 Hotel Gpro Valparaiso Palace, in Palm de Mallorca city.

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

€ 30 for players in the FBE licensed
€ 30 for players staying in the official hotel.
€ 80 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

You can register into tounrnament writing an email to

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