Next chess tournaments

31.1. - 2.2.2020, Bolzano (ITA), 15th BOLZANO OPEN (ITA)
The tournament is played in Bolzano (SouthTyrol - Italy) in a beautiful medieval castle located in the historic center of the city. OPEN A: open OPEN B: <1800 OPEN C: <1500 5 Rounds Swiss System - Time control 90 minutes with 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from first move. Free registration for GM and IM.
Info: info@arciscacchi.it luca.dambrosio@arciscacchi.it, info@arciscacchi.it, http://www.arciscacchi.it

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17. - 22.2.2020, Lviv (UKR), February Lviv Tradition (IM-Group) (Memory Henryk Friedman)
27th International Chess Title Event “Lviv Tradition 2019” (Memory Henryk Friedman) Part of the Ukraine Tour Chess Tournaments 2019 Closed Round Robin Title Tournament for IM, WGM, WIM norms Organisers - Lviv Chess Federation, Ukraine Chess Federation Dates 17.02 – 22.02.2020 Place - Ukraine, Lviv-Briukhovychi, Potichok 6 st. Tournament Director IO Olexandr Prohorov +38-063-147-0-741 (Whatsup, Viber, Telegram) prohorov@chessclub.lviv.ua Official web pages https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lviv-Tradition-RR-TitleTournaments-GMIM-WGM-WIM-norms-Lviv-Ukraine/1541020026151076 http://ukrchess.org.ua/turnir/Archive/Lviv-Traditional/2019/turnir3.html System Closed Round Robin International Master Tournament (IM-group) IM, WGM, WIM norms possible Average rating 2230 – 2350 (former category 1-4 FIDE) 10-12 players - 9-11 rounds Time control 90 minutes with 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from first move. Default time 30 minutes. Draw Draw offers not allowed before move 30. Mobil Without the permission of the arbiter a player is forbidden to have a mobile phone or other electronic means of communication in the playing venue, unless they are completely switched off. Tie-Break 1. Mutual game 2. Sonnenborn-Berger 3. Armageddon 6vs5 minutes. Prizes Cups and medals for 1-2-3 place. Certificates for all players about participation.
Info: Tournament Director IO Olexandr Prohorov +38-063-147-0-741 (Whatsup, Viber, Telegram) , prohorov@chessclub.lviv.ua, http://ukrchess.org.ua/turnir/Archive/Lviv-Traditional/2019/turnir3.html

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22. - 29.2.2020, Liberec, The Clarion Grandhotel Zlaty lev hotel (CZE), 20th LIBEREC OPEN
The tournament is a part of 19th International Chess Festivals Series CZECH TOUR 2019/2020. congress hall in the heart of the town with perfect conditions for the game – unique proportion of price to quality of the accommodation – hotel wellness and a lot of touristic and amusing activities in the vicinity 22. 2.-29. 2. FIDE open (prize fund 30 000 CZK) 23. 2. open tournament in rapid chess 27. 2. open blitz tournament Interesting things: http://www.facebook.com/czechtouren
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o. Strossova 239 530 03 Pardubice Czech Republic Tel. +420-466 535 200 mobile phone +420-608 203 007, j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://www.czechtour.net/

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5. - 15.3.2020, Prague, the Olympik hotel (CZE), WORLD SENIOR TEAM CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
For the first time in history the World Senior Team Chess Championship will be held in the Czech Republic. The championship will be played in categories men and women over 50 and 65 years of age and it will take place on 5. - 15. 3. 2020 in Prague. Players can participate in this tournament without reference to their rating. Regulations are available on http://wstcc2020.net/.
Info: AVE-KONTAKT s.r.o. Strossova 239 530 03 Pardubice Czech Republic Tel. +420-466 535 200 mobile phone +420-608 203 007, j.mazuch@avekont.cz, http://wstcc2020.net/

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