Invitation to an International Senior Tournament
13. - 19. October 2018

 

The chess clubs of Aalborg Skakforening  and  Nørresundby Skakklub invite you for the 4. time to an international tournament for senior players. Entitled to play are players born in 1968 or earlier.

The tournament is arranged in honors and respect of GM Bent Larsen( 1935- 2010), undoubtedly the most famous Danish chess player ever. It bears the name of "Larsens Nordjyske Mindeturnering 2018"

Venue

Aalborg Katedralskole, Sankt Jørgens Gade 5, Aalborg, Denmark.

Period

Saturday Oct. 13 2012 to Friday Oct. 19 2018.

Time schedule

On Saturday the 13th:
     Registrations of arrival at venue from 12.30 to 13.20.
     Opening ceremony at 13.30.
     1st round starts at 14.00.
The followings days the rounds starts at 11.00.
On Thursday the 18th:
      Event dinner at 18.00 at the premises of Nørresundby Skakklub.
On Friday the 19st:
      Distribution of prizes at 16.00

System

7 rounds of Swiss Manager.
Tie-break: 1. Buchholz. 2. Progress

Time control

 

90 min. for 40 moves, then 30 min. for the rest of the game. There will be an increment of 30 sec. for each move beginning with move 1.

The default time at the start of all rounds is 1 hour.

ELO-rating

The tournament will be ELO - ratet.

Registration

Deadline Monday October 8 2018 on DSU Webpage
http://turnering.skak.dk/TournamentActive/Details?tourId=24961

Entry fees

500 DKK.  GM/IM free.

Prizes

 

We guarantee a 1. prize of 6.ooo DKK

90% of the entry fee excluding Rating Registration fees will be used for prizes.

There will be prizes for various rating groups.

The prizes will be determined according to Buchholz tie-break.

Canteen

It will be possible to buy coffee, tea, water, bear, sandwiches
and goodies at the venue.

Event dinner

On Thursday the 18th at 18.00 in the premises of Nørresundby Skakklub.

Accommodation

A hotel and cottage offer were available for players at this site.