Information

Location

GIB (Gemeentelijk Instituut Brasschaat)
Door Verstraetelei 50
2930 Brasschaat

Dates

From Saturday 19th to Sunday 27th Augustus 2017

Rate of play

90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one

Program

Saturday August 19Registration
Opening Ceremony
Round 1
12h00 - 13h30
13h35
14h00
Sunday August 20Round 214h00
Monday August 21Round 319h00
Tuesday August 22Round 419h00
Wednesday August 23Round 519h00
Thursday August 24Round 619h00
Friday August 25Round 719h00
Saturday August 26Round 814h00
Sunday August 27Round 9
Prize Ceremony
12h00
At the end of the round

Prizes

Prize money

€ 3705 guaranteed if there are 120 participants

Prizes

1st place€ 800
2nd place€ 600
3rd place€ 400
4th place€ 200

Ladies prizes

1st place€ 150
2nd place€ 100
3rd place€ 50

Rating prizes

The rating prizes are not shared.

1st place€ 75
2nd place€ 50

The rating prizes can be won in the following sections.

NC & <1400
1400 - 1499
1500 - 1599
1600 - 1699
1700 - 1799
1800 - 1899
1900 - 1999
2000 - 2099
2100 - 2199

Other prizes

One can also win gift vouchers for Chess consult.

€ 50 for the club with the most participants
€ 50 for the best veteran (born before 1/1/1957)
€ 25 for the best youth player (-16, born after 1/1/2001)
€ 25 for the best youth player (-14, born after 1/1/2003)
€ 25 for the best youth player (-12, born after 1/1/2005)

Problem Solving

The winners of the problem solving contest will also receive a prize. Every day, a chess problem will be presented and among the correct answers a winner will be drawn by daily lots. The winner of the final standings will win 25 €.