“MONGOLIA OPEN - 2017” 17-26th June, 2017 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia INVITATION This is the official invitation to all chess players of the FIDE member federations to participate in the “Mongolia Open-2017”. The tournament will be held at the same time with Eastern Asian Youth Chess Championship from 17th to 26th of June, 2017.
VENUE: The playing venue will be confirmed.
TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE Technical meeting: Opening ceremony Round 1: Round 2: Round 3: Round 4: Round 5: Round 6: Round 7: Round 8: Round 9: Closing ceremony Departure
June 17th, Saturday June 18th, Sunday June 18th, Sunday June 19th, Monday June 20th, Tuesday June 20th, Tuesday June 21st, Wednesday June 22nd, Thursday June 22nd, Thursday June 23rd , FREE DAY June 24th, Saturday June 25th, Sunday June 25th, Sunday June 26th June
18:00 09:00 10:30 10:30 10:30 16:30 10:30 10:30 16:30 10:30 10:30 16:00
TECHNICAL REGULATIONS The tournament will be played by FIDE Rules. Swiss system with 9 rounds. Time Control: 90 minutes with an increment of 30 seconds per move. Tie break criteria: 1. Direct encounter 2. The greater number of wins (white and black) 3. Sum of all Buchholz 4. Sonneborn-Berger Tournament arbiters will be selected by the Chief arbiter one month prior to the tournament. The Appeals Committee will be elected during the Technical Meeting before the tournament starts. All participating players accept to fully comply with the regulations of the tournament and the organizer.
1st Place – 6,000,000 MNT Gold medal, Diploma 2nd Place – 4,500,000 MNT, Silver medal, Diploma 3rd Place – 3,500,000 MNT, Bronze medal, Diploma 4th Place – 2,500,000 MNT 5th Place – 1,500,000 MNT 6th Place - 1,000,000 MNT 7th Place - 700,000 MNT 8th Place - 500,000 MNT 9th Place - 400,000 MNT 10th Place – 300,000 MNT
Rating group “A” - 1st Place – 400,000MNT 2nd Place – 200,000MNT Rating group “B” - 1st Place – 400,000MNT 2nd Place – 200,000MNT Women: 1st Place – 1,000,000 MNT 2nd Place – 500,000 MNT 3rd Place – 350,000 MNT 4th Place – 200,000 MNT 5th Place – 100,000 MNT (USD by April, Bank of Mongolia, 1 USD appox.2400 MNT)
ENTRY FEE: FREE - GM, IM ,WGM, , WIM 40 USD – FM, WFM and players 2000+ 60 USD – CM, WCM and players 1800+ 80 USD – FIDE rated players 100 USD – unrated players
VISA INFORMATION 1. Those who need visas must submit their data the latest on 25th Mayl 2017. 2. The Organizing Committee will issue invitations only after all the pre-payments are made. 3. The Organizing Committee shall provide service to issue visa at airport with additional charge on request.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE Please submit registration forms and inquiries to [email protected]
by 25h May 2017.
Accommodation & Registration: All player need to fill entry form below and send to email address: [email protected]
Deadline : 25th May 2017 ENTRY FORM: Surname: ______________________________First name:______________________________ Date of birth: ___/___/______ Country_________________Federation____________________ Tel: ____________________________ E-mail _______________________________________ FIDE ID______________ FIDE Rating: ___________ Title: _______ Arrival Date: ___/____/____ Departure Date: ____/___/____ Hotel reservation: single___ double ____ triple ___ Please circle preferable Hotel 1 / 2 / 3. The official hotels:
Platinum **** 2. Premium Palace**** 3. Naranbulag ****
№ 1 2
Room type Standard Superior
Single $100 $120
Double $70 per person $90 per person
Triple $60 per person $80 per person
PAYMENTS Prepayment of 30% of the cost for board and lodging must be paid before the deadline of 15th May 2017. All Bank Transfers are to be made in USD to: Name of Account: MONGOLIAN CHESS FEDERATION Name of Bank: Golomt Bank Address of Bank: Sukbaatar Square 3, Ulaanbaatar 15160, Mongolia SWIFT Code: GLMTMNUB Account Number: 1105 0433 03
Contact [email protected]