Festival will held in Baku (Republic Chess Centre-Club).
Dates are 3-11 january 2019. Festival include following events:
A-Master Tournament (closed tournament with GM/IM title norm)–
Swiss system,9 rounds.Time control–90 minutes till end of game
+30 sec/move start from first.
B-Open tournament - swiss system, 7 rounds,
Time control–90 minutes till end of game+30 sec/move start from first
Prize fund - 2500 AZN.
C-Children tournament – swiss system,7 rounds
for players who was born after 1 JAN 2008 year,
Time control–60 minutes till end of game+30 sec/move start from first.
Prize fund -500 AZN.
D-Rapid tournament(10 min+5 sec/move).
Prize fund-200 AZN.
E-Blitz team tournament (3 min+2 sec/move).
Prize fund-250 AZN
The director of tournaments – Int. arbiter Ilgar Bajarani.
Tournaments will be provided by FIDE rules. Participator must has the FIDE ID and send his application by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org before 30 December 2018.
Late participants can be accepted with penalty in case of having free places.