Next chess tournaments

2. - 9.7.2016, Vsetin (CZE), 41TH CHESS FESTIVAL VSETIN
Tournaments (total prize fund 50,000 CZK, 1 EUR=cca 27.50 CZK) 1) FIDE Open A, 2. - 9. 7. : Swiss, 9 rounds, min. ELO 1800, 90 min/40 moves + 30 min + 30 sec/move. 2) FIDE Open B, 2. - 9. 7.: Swiss, 9 rounds, max. ELO 2000, 90 min + 30 sec/move . For FIDE OPEN A, B: Waiting time: 1 hour. Organizers can make exceptions from ELO restrictions. Ranking criteria: 1. number of points, 2. medium Buchholz, 3. Buchholz 4. number of wins 5. average ELO of opponents. 3) Rapid tournament of pairs - Sunday 3RD July, 9:30 Registration 8:30 - 9:15 am; 7 rounds; 10 min + 4 sec/move 4) Blitz tournament - Wednesday 6TH July, 9:30 Registration 8:30 - 9:15 am; 11 rounds; 4 min + 2 sec/move
Info: Festival Director: Radek Zádrapa, tel. +420 736 77 99 44 , radek@zadrapa.cz, http://sachy-vsetin.cz/

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13. - 20.7.2016, Poti (GEO), Poti 11th International Chess Festival “Nana Aleksandria Cup-2016”
XIth Poti International Chess Festival "Nana Aleksandria Cup-2016" will be held in 13 - 20 July and the Prize Fund had already increased to 45 000 GEL. Anyone with questions can contact us by e-mail address. Festival Events: 1. Open A (participants: ELO higher than 1801 and Fide title Players) 2. Open B (participants: ELO lower than 2100) 3. Open C (participants: ELO lower than 1800) 4. Open D (participants: ELO lower than 1400) 5. 1st Open Blitz 6. 2nd Open Blitz 7. Boys under 10 (Date of birth 2006 and after) 8. Girls under 10 (Date of birth 2006 and after) 9. Boys under 8 (Date of birth 2008 and after) 10. Girls under 8 (Date of birth 2008 and after)
Info: , chesspoti@yahoo.com, http://aleksandria-cup.chesspoti.ge/english/index_en.html

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14. - 31.7.2016, Pardubice (Tipsport Arena) (CZE), CZECH OPEN 2016
The tournament is a part of 16th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2016/2017. 27th International Chess and Games Festival, 4 main events and over 20 other chess tournaments! Tournaments in bridge, go, draughts, backgammon, renju, gomoku, combining of Rubik cube, mancala games, shogi, ZATRE and other games will take place within the frame of the festival. Playing halls, place of registration, accommodation and secretariat: Tipsport Arena, Sukova trida 1735, Pardubice, connection from the railway station by trolleybus No. 3 and by bus No. 10,16 and 17 (4th stop). Refreshments: Tipsport Arena – at the festival party tent, Restaurant & pub Evropa - special festival menu. Internet: during the whole festival wireless Internet access available free of charge at the Tipsport Arena. Accompanying programme: games analysis in the festival party tent, small football tournament, bowling tournament, table tennis tournament, crossword puzzles and Sudoku competitions, trips, social evenings at the swimming pool etc. On-line broadcast: http://www.czechopen.net/en/live-games/ Interesting things: http://www.facebook.com/czechopenen Complete on-line your obligatory applications together with accommodation orders by 15th June 2016 on http://www.czechopen.net/en/contact-and-applications/
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o., Strossova 239, 530 03 Pardubice, Czech Republic, tel./fax +420 - 466 535 200, mobile phone + 420 – 608 203 007, j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://www.czechopen.net/

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16. - 23.7.2016, Prague (CZE), International Chess Holiday/Memorial of prof. Jaroslav Pelikán
Tournaments for strong and weak chessplayers, both men and women of all ages. All-play-all tournaments. Closed groups and each one consists of 10 players. Prize fund: 100 000 CZK (ca. 4000 EUR). A rich programme for chessplayers and non-chessplayers. Accommodation and the chess tournaments under the same roof at Amarilis Hotel (www.hotelamarilis.cz).
Info: Jindra Kollerová U Plynárny 15, 140 00 Praha 4 – Michle, Czech Republic Fax 00 420 241 407 355 Mobil 00 420 777 677 899 , jindra.kollerova@mybox.cz, http://www.schach-prag.cz

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21. - 30.7.2016, Novi Sad, Serbia (SER), 16th IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2016
The 16th IPCA WICC 2016 for physically disabled men and women will take place in Novi Sad, Serbia, 21 - 30 July 2016. IPCA is pleased to invite the chess players with min. 50% physical disability from all countries to the participation in this Championship. You can download the Regulations of the tournament and the Entry form on the website: http://ipca.sweb.cz
Info: IPCA President - Zbigniew PILIMON, e-mail: zpilimon@interia.pl IPCA General Secretary - GM Sinisa DRAZIC, phone: ++381 62 804 7002, e-mail: sinisadrazic@sbb.rs, zpilimon@interia.pl, http://ipca.sweb.cz

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23. - 30.7.2016, Prague (CZE), International Chess Holiday/Memorial of prof. Jaroslav Pelikán
Tournaments for strong and weak chessplayers, both men and women of all ages. All-play-all tournaments. Closed groups and each one consists of 10 players. Prize fund: 100 000 CZK (ca. 4000 EUR). A rich programme for chessplayers and non-chessplayers. Accommodation and the chess tournaments under the same roof at Amarilis Hotel (www.hotelamarilis.cz).
Info: Jindra Kollerová U Plynárny 15, 140 00 Praha 4 – Michle, Czech Republic Fax 00 420 241 407 355 Mobil 00 420 777 677 899, jindra.kollerova@mybox.cz, http://www.schach-prag.cz

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30.7. - 7.8.2016, Bodenmais (GER), Arber šachový festival 2016
Turnaj pro celou rodinu OPEN s GM,IM OPEN-SENIORŮ Mezinárodní otevřené mistrovství Německa žen
Info: Michael Müller (+49)9925-903880, sc-bayerwald@t-online.de, http://www.arberschachopen.com

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30.7. - 6.8.2016, Prague (CZE), International Chess Holiday/Memorial of prof. Jaroslav Pelikán
Tournaments for strong and weak chessplayers, both men and women of all ages. All-play-all tournaments. Closed groups and each one consists of 10 players. Prize fund: 100 000 CZK (ca. 4000 EUR). A rich programme for chessplayers and non-chessplayers. Accommodation and the chess tournaments under the same roof at Amarilis Hotel (www.hotelamarilis.cz).
Info: Jindra Kollerová U Plynárny 15, 140 00 Praha 4 – Michle, Czech Republic Fax 00 420 241 407 355 Mobil 00 420 777 677 899, jindra.kollerova@mybox.cz, http://www.schach-prag.cz

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31.7. - 7.8.2016, Tabor (CZE), GP Tabor 2016
The 12th year of open tournament. Swiss systém, 9 rounds, time control 40 moves for 1.5 hours and 30 minutes to the end with the increment 30 sec per move. Look at the web site of chess club Sokol Tabor bellow or write message.
Info: , zdenek.havluj@quick.cz, http://www.sokolta.cz/

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5. - 12.8.2016, Prague (the Olympik hotel) (CZE), 3rd SUMMER PRAGUE OPEN
The tournament is a part of 16th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2016/2017. The Czech capital Prague is one of the most beautiful European cities with a large historical centre (UNESCO sights). 5.-12.8. A FIDE open (IM norm, prize fund 50 000 CZK) 5.-12.8. B FIDE open - ELO < 2100 (prize fund 10 000 CZK) 6.8. open tournament in rapid chess 10.8. open blitz tournament Interesting things: http://www.facebook.com/czechtouren
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o., Strossova 239, 530 03 Pardubice, Czech Republic, Tel. + 420 - 466 535 200, mobile phone +420 – 608 203 007 , j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://www.czechtour.net

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13. - 20.8.2016, Olomouc (the Flora hotel) (CZE), 19th OLOMOUC CHESS SUMMER
The tournament is a part of 16th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2016/2017. The city of Olomouc is a region capital with a lot of historic sights (UNESCO sights), in the vicinity there is Svaty Kopecek Hill, ZOO, open-air museum, caves, castles and chateaux. 13.-20.8. round robin GM and IM tournaments 13.-20.8. open seniors tournament 13.-20.8. FIDE open (prize fund 30 000 CZK) 16.8. open blitz tournament 18.8. open tournament in rapid chess Interesting things: http://www.facebook.com/czechtouren
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o., Strossova 239, 530 03 Pardubice, Czech Republic, Tel. + 420 - 466 535 200, mobile phone +420 – 608 203 007 , j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://www.czechtour.net

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5. - 13.9.2016, Sunny Beach (the Continental Park hotel) (BUL), 15th SUNNY BEACH OPEN
The tournament is a part of 16th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2016/2017. Sunny Beach is the most popular tourist district in Bulgaria. There are a lot of sand beaches, water amusements, restaurants, karaoke-bars, shops etc. There is a great rate of quality and price in restaurants. 5.-13.9. A FIDE open (ELO>= 2300, prize fund 6 400 BGN, i.e. app. 3 300 EUR) 5.-13.9. B FIDE open (ELO 2000 - 2299, prize fund 4 600 BGN, i.e. app. 2 350 EUR) 5.-13.9. C FIDE open (ELO < 2000, prize fund 4 600 BGN, i.e. app. 2 350 EUR) 6.-12.9. D FIDE open (women, prize fund 1 200 BGN, i.e. app. 600 EUR) 6.-12.9. E FIDE open (seniors over 60 years of age, prize fund 1 200 BGN, i.e. app. 600 EUR) 6.-12.9. F FIDE open (children up to 12 years of age, prize fund 2 000 BGN, i.e. app. 1 000 EUR) Interesting things: http://www.facebook.com/czechtouren
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o., Strossova 239, 530 03 Pardubice, Czech Republic Tel. + 420 - 466 535 200, mobile phone +420 – 608 203 007 , j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://www.czechtour.net

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10. - 11.9.2016, Schaan (LIE), 32. International Youth Chess Open Liechtenstein 2016
A 7 rounds Swiss System chess tournament. A great chance for young players to play a tournament in Liechtenstein. Sections: U18, U14, U10 special Accomodation: Dormitory at th Youth Center, Schaan Youthhostel Schaan-Vaduz Cheap food in the local tournament.
Info: For more information look at our homepage., jugendturnier@schach.li, http://www.schach.li/jugendturnier

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18. - 24.9.2016, Primorsko (BUL), Primorsko open
Swiss in 9 rounds, 90 min + 30 sec increment. Prize fund 10000 BGN /5100 EUR/ guaranteed. More than 100 participants - 12000 BGN Entry fee 30 EUR Accomodation - http://www.hotel-lesmagnolias.com/index.php/en 45 BGN single room, 72 BGN double room, all inclusive
Info: +359 888241188, albena@chessbg.com,

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