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18. - 20.8.2017, Panevezys (LTU), Gigant Chess Amateur Open B Panevezys 2017
Open tournament for Amateur players before ELO 1600 Swiss system 7-8 rounds, time control 30 min. + 30 sek. per move and classic rated FIDE.
Info: Panevezys chess club Laisves a. 25 B, LT - 35200 Panevezys IO, IA Baltrunas Arvydas +37068834262 Viber, WhatsApp, chessfanas@gmail.com, http://www.chesslyga.lt

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18. - 20.8.2017, Panevezys (LTU), Gigant Chess Amateur Open B Panevezys 2017
Open tournament for Amateur players before ELO 1600 Swiss system 7-8 rounds, time control 30 min. + 30 sek. per move and classic rated FIDE.
Info: Panevezys chess club Laisves a. 25 B, LT - 35200 Panevezys IO, IA Baltrunas Arvydas +37068834262 Viber, WhatsApp, chessfanas@gmail.com, http://www.chesslyga.lt

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19. - 27.8.2017, Jesenik (CZE), JESENIK OPEN
SYSTEM OF PLAY: Swiss system of 9 rounds, TIME-CONTROL: 90 minutes for the 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for all remaining moves with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move one WAITING TIME: 1 hour from the start of round CRITERIA FOR RANKING: 1.points, 2.median Buchholz, 3.Buchholz, 4.Sonnenborn-Berger, 5.lot TOURNAMENT FORM: Two separate groups A and B. Both groups will be counted on FIDE ELO. CLASSIFICATION INTO GROUPS Group A - players with FIDE ELO 2000 and above Group B - players with FIDE ELO 1899 and less Players with FIDE ELO 1900 - 1999 can choose to log group A or group B.
Info: +420 775 246 471, pav.kor@seznam.cz, http://www.jesenikopen.cz/en/

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19. - 25.8.2017, Panevezys (LTU), GM Gigant Chess Panevezys August 2017
GM closed round robin tournament for GM and IM norms.
Info: Panevezys chess club Laisves a. 25 B, LT-35200 Panevezys IO, IA Baltrunas Arvydas +37068834262 Viber, WhatsApp, chessfanas@gmail.com, http://www.chesslyga.lt

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19. - 25.8.2017, Panevezys (LTU), Gigant Chess Open Panevezys August 2017
Open chess tournament for all chess players
Info: Panevezys chess club Laisves a. 25 B, LT - 35200 Panevezys IO, IA Baltrunas Arvydas +37068834262 Viber, WhatsApp , chessfanas@gmail.com, http://www.chesslyga.lt

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20. - 27.8.2017, Split (CRO), Split Open
7th International open chess tournament. Split, Croatia Prize fund: 6.500 euros
Info: Mateo Ivić +385(0)91 6400 589, splitchessopen@gmail.com, http://www.splitchessopen.com/

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5. - 13.9.2017, Sunny Beach (the Continental Park hotel) (BUL), 16th SUNNY BEACH OPEN
The tournament is a part of 17th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2017/2018. 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>=2000, prize fund at least 2 500 BGN, i.e. app. 1 300 EUR) 5.-13. 9. B FIDE open (ELO<2000, prize fund at least 2 500 BGN, i.e. app. 1 300 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://czechtour.net/

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26.9. - 1.10.2017, Lviv (UKR), 16th International Chess Festival “Lviv Tradition 2017”
16th International Chess Festival “Lviv Tradition 2017” Part of the Ukraine Tour Chess Tournament Series 2017 2 Closed Round Robin Title Tournaments for IM, WGM, WIM norms  Dates 2017 26.09 (Tuesday) - 01.10 (Sunday)  Venue Hotel NTON (НТОН) *** (Shevchenka str. 154 B, Lviv, Ukraine) http://www.hotelnton.lviv.ua/index.php/en Chief Organiser Chief Arbiter – Contact & Information IA, IO, FT Prohorov, Olexandr (UKR) /14105578/ mob Tel. +38-097-496 -82-58 (Kyivstar, UKR) mob Tel: +48-790-430-948 (Play, POL) Email: prohorov@chessclub.lviv.ua Skype: Prohorov Olexandr Official web page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lviv-Tradition-RR-Title-Tournaments-GMIM-WGM-WIM-norms-Lviv-Ukraine/1541020026151076 Archiv of past events 2015-2017 http://ukrchess.org.ua/turnir/Archive/Lviv-Traditional/2017/turnir2.html http://www.fide.com/component/content/article/4-tournaments/10084-lviv-tradition-chess-title-tournament.html System Closed International Master Tournament (IM-group) average rating 2230 – 2350 (former category 1-4 FIDE) IM, WGM, WIM norms possible 10-12 players - round robin 9-11 rounds, or 6-7 players – double robin 10-12 rounds Time control 90 minutes with 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from first move Default time 30 minutes from the scheduled start of the pertinent round Draw No draw offers before move 30 Mobil Without the permission of the arbiter a player is forbidden to have a mobile phone or other electronic means of communication in the playing venue, unless they are completely switched off. Tie-Break 1. Sonnenborn-Berger, 2. Number of wins, 3. Mutual game. Prizes Cups and medals for 1-2-3 place. Certificates for all players about participation.
Info: Chief Organiser Chief Arbiter – Contact & Information IA, IO, FT Prohorov, Olexandr (UKR) /14105578/ mob Tel. +38-097-496 -82-58 (Kyivstar, UKR) mob Tel: +48-790-430-948 (Play, POL) Email: prohorov@chessclub.lviv.ua Skype: Prohorov Olexandr, prohorov@chessclub.lviv.ua, http://ukrchess.org.ua/turnir/Archive/Lviv-Traditional/2017/turnir2.html

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1. - 8.10.2017, Hradec Kralove (the Cernigov hotel) (CZE), 8th HRADEC KRALOVE OPEN
The tournament is a part of 17th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2017/2018. The city of Hradec Kralove is a regional city with nearly 100 000 inhabitants situated at the confluence of the Labe and Orlice rivers. There are a lot of historical sights, a planetarium and a giant aquarium. 1.-8. 10. FIDE open (prize fund 30 000 CZK) 7. 10. 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://czechtour.net/

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10. - 15.10.2017, Charikot, Dolakha (NEP), 4th Mount Gaurishankar International Open Chess Tournament 2017
It is an open tournament for all.
Info: IA/NI Umesh K.C., Tournament Director. Mobile: +977-9851054329, umeshcha@gmail.com, http://nepal-chess.blogspot.com/p/4th-intl-chess-tmt.html

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