Master tournament Ptuj 2018               Slovenski

Results Map Accommodation


Chess club Ptuj and Chess academy BMP are inviting open applications for closed international Master tournament.

The tournament will be held in Hostel Kurent, Ptuj, Osojnikova ulica 9.

There will be  10-12 players, playing by the Berger system, 9 to 11 rounds.


-         7. 8. 2018 at 10:00 drawing of lots, 16:00 the opening ceremony, 16:30 round 1

-         8. 8. – 14. 8. 2018 at 16:30, rounds 2 to 8

-         15. 8. at 14:00, round 9

The final part of the tournament will be 30 minutes after the last played chess move. Time control is 100 minutes for the first 40 moves and 40 minutes for the rest of the game plus an additional 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.

The organiser is assuring the lowest rating 2231. The players participating will be able to win the FIDE title. Tournament is registered for FIDE rating.

Accommodation for players is by own choice. The organiser is offering a few cheaper versions in near by hotels and hostels. The price for single-bed room with breakfast is 25-30 €, for double bed room is  about 20-25 € per person.  There is also possibility of renting a suite in Therme Ptuj, camping, vacation for the whole family, swimming in thermal water and a golf area.

Registration fee:


                            ELO < 2200 = 250 €

                            ELO > 2200 = 200 €


The organiser is offering special conditions for grandmasters and masters.

Application for the tournament becomes valid with the payment of registration fee no later than by 10. 7. 2018. Written applications are accepted immediately because of the limited number of places.

The organiser will return 50% of registration fee for cancellation until 30. 7. 2018. For later cancellations the fee will not be returned. Written apllications are accepted from the day of notice until the filling of places.


Contact: Danilo Polaj˛er

Phone:  00 386 41 494 364


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