Announcement

ZAGREB OPEN

1st Memorial Krunoslav Hulak 2016.

INTERNATIONAL CHESS TOURNAMENT

ZAGREB, CROATIA  10th -17th June 2016

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The tournament is played according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds.

Playing time:

90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 min for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds for each move completed starting from the first

The tournament will be registered with FIDE to win rating.

Royalties:

1st   15.000,00 Kn
2nd   9.000,00 Kn
3rd   7.000,00 Kn
4th   5.000,00 Kn
5th 4.000,00 Kn
6th   3.000,00 Kn
7th   2.500,00 Kn 
8th 2.000,00 Kn
9th 1.800,00 Kn
10th 1.600,00 Kn

Special royalties:

The most successful  female participant: 1.500,00 Kn
For the most successful players with ELO 1801-2000: 1.000,00 Kn
For the most successful players with ELO 2001-2100: 1.200,00 Kn
For the most successful players with ELO 2101-2200: 1.500,00 Kn
For the most successful veterans over 60: 1.500,00 Kn
For the most successful junior to 20 years: 1.500,00 Kn
For the most successful cadets to 16 years: 1.000,00 Kn

Royalties are shared by Hort system  and special royalties exclusively according to the achieved order. Royalties do not accumulate. Each player can get one royalty, financially more favorable for him. Croatian players’ fees will be paid directly to their  giro account within 3 days after the end of the tournament. For all participants entitled to payment of royalties, the related income tax of 25% will be paid for.

Registration fee:

The registration fee for the competition with the executed application till June 9 amounts to  250kn, and 150 kn for players under 18 years. On the day of the tournament registration fees amount to 350 kn for seniors and 200kn for those under 18 years.

Registration fees can be paid to the account of ZŠS (Zagreb Chess Federation):

IBAN: HR2424020061100048951 indicating the Zagreb open or in cash at the Federation and on the day of the competition, but only with prior notice.

Grandmasters and international masters are exempt from paying the registration fee.

The best placed Croatian representative from Zagreb Open acquires the right to participate in the closed senior Croatian championship for 2017.

Raspored igre:

I  round              10th June 2016 at 5 P.M

II round               11th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

III round                12th June 2016 at 10 A.M.

IV round               12th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

V round                 13th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

VI round                 14th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

VII round                 15th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

Vlll round               16th June 2016 at 5 P.M.

IX  round               17th June 2016 at 5P.M.

The closing ceremony of the tournament and awards ceremony  on 17th June 2016, 30 minutes after finishing the last game.

For all participants of the tournament organizer will provide requisites.