Rules for night blitz chess tournaments
DatesAvailable at the schedule you will find in this web. The celebration of these tournaments is subject to a minimum number of 50 players.
HoursGames will start at 11 pm.
Pace of play:3 minutes + 2 seconds per play.
Groups of play:A unique competition group will be established, but with two separate classifications:
- General ranking.
- Group B: players with FIDE’s ELO points below 2000, and who have not surpassed 2100 FIDE’s ELO points in the last 5 years. Blitz FIDE’s ELO points will be taken into account; if the player does not have a blitz FIDE’s ELO ranking, he will be assigned his FIDE’s ELO points for slow pace games.
Enrollment:Registration fees for each of the night blitz chess tournaments must be paid no later than at 16:30 h. of the tournament’s celebration day.
Both the game room and the registration listings will be published at 9 am of the celebration day of each of the blitz chess tournaments, both at the front desk area and in the Vento bar-restaurant. Players should advice the Organization if they find any errors in these listings until 6 pm of the same day of each of these events.