Date: October 27, 2018 (Saturday)
Schedule: The tournament starts at 10 am. The participants must arrive in the venue by 9.45 am.
Venue: Colegio Sagrada Familia , C/Marquesa de Almarza 1, 37001 Salamanca
Tournament System: 7 rounds Swiss system. The time control is 10 minutes with a 3 second increment (blitz). A Swiss Manager program approved by the FIDE will be used for the pairings.
Tie-Break System: Buchholz system, Median Buchholz, Sonneborn-Berger and drawing of lots.
Prizes: Trophy + a pack of presents for the three top ranked players from each group.
Entry Fee: Free. The players must communicate their participation in the tournament by October 26.
To enter the tournament, players must send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org This e-mail must include the playe’s name and last name and the birthdate.
All necessary information can be found on the official tournament website: www.salamancachessfestival.com before the competition starts. Other official communications will be found on bulletin boards or stated orally by the organizers at the playing hall.
The tournament committee consists of the chief arbiter and the tournament director. The decisions of the committee will be final.
The arbiters will apply the FIDE Competition Rules in case of any contingency not stated in these regulations.
The organization reserves the right to modify these regulations in case of any contingency.
The C.D. Ajedrez Salamanca and the University of Salamanca intend to capture the tournament and the participants in photographs as well as on video. These images may be included in reports, the official website, magazines, corporate advertising and other mass media. Since the above-mentioned media have an informative and cultural interest; since minor’s right to publicity and right to privacy will not be violated during the event; since the event does not interfere with my personal right and in accordance with the article 3.1 of the Constitutional Law 1/1982, May 5 th and article 162.1 of the Spanish Civil Code, I hereby accept these regulations, give consent to the capture and release of these images and agree to keep the institutions related to personality rights informed of this consent.
The acceptance of the terms of these rules and regulations is an essential requirement for the participation in the tournament.