2022 GRAND PRIX ROMÂNIA

4-11 June 2022

Prize fund of 97,000 lei (about 19,000 Euro) for two tournaments

INTERNATIONAL
CHESS FESTIVAL


Registration for the international chess tournament is over!



Important Informations

Organisers

CS JUVENES

Place:

Polyvalent Hall belonging to University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu Mures (university campus)

Tournaments:

Tournament A (Grand Prix România, 2nd leg, classic): part of Grand Prix supported by Romanian Chess Federation; the tournament is for players with Elo rating of 2200 and above.

Tournament B (Open Târgu Mureș, Elo rating under 2200): 3rd edition of the traditional event organized by the local chess club Juvenes for players with Elo rating below 2200.

Criteria for acceptance into the competition:

The organizer reserves the right to refuse the registration of players who have had unsportsmanlike conduct in other competitions or public events and who could relapse.

Entry fees:

A Tournament 250 lei

The following categories do not pay the participation fee for the Tournament A (Grand Prix): top 3 players at the 2022 Classic Chess Championships (seniors and juniors) and the guests of the organizers

For Tournament A, the organizers provide accommodation and meals throughout the tournament for the following categories of players:
• National champions (Open and Women sections)
• Awarded players at Gala Șahului Românesc who hold vouchers from the Romanian Chess Federation
• International grandmasters (GM with Elo rating above 2500

B Tournament 200 lei - general fee, 100 lei fee for children and juniors, 100 lei fee for seniors> 65 years.

All players must be eligible and have their 2022 visas paid. Foreign players must have a FIDE ID

Time control tournament A:

90 minutes + 30 sec/player until the 40th move, after an additional 15 minutes are added, the 30 seconds bonus is maintained until the end.

Time control tournament B:

90 minutes + 30 sec/move starting with the first move.

Tie-breaking criteria:

A Tournament:
• Direct victory or little diagram
• Average rating of opponents
• Buchholtz -1

B Tournament:
• Direct victory or little diagram
• Buchholtz -1
• Number of wins

Contact:

e-mail: sah@csjuvenes.ro

tel: 0745992463

PRIZES

Grand Prix, Târgu Mureș

Rank General Women
1 25.000 lei 5.500 lei
2 11.000 lei 2.200 lei
3 7.700 lei 1.600 lei
4 6.600 lei
5 5.500 lei
6 4.400 lei
7 3.300 lei
8 2.200 lei
#prizes 11
Total 75.000 lei

B Tournament: Open Târgu-Mureș, 3rd edition - 2022

Rank General Elo between 1401-1800 Elo/CIV under 1401 Female Boys under 12 years Girls under 12 years Seniors above 65 years Best players from Mures country
1 5.500 lei 500 lei 500 lei 500 lei 500 lei 500 lei 500 lei 500 lei
2 3.300 lei 300 lei 300 lei 300 lei 300 lei 300 lei 300 lei 300 lei
3 2.200 lei 200 lei 200 lei 200 lei 200 lei 200 lei 200 lei 200 lei
4 1.100 lei
5 990 lei
6 770 lei
7 660 lei
8 550 lei
#prizes 29
total 22.070 lei

The prizes are in gross amounts, in lei and are not within Hort system. Prizes are not cumulative. The highest prize is awarded and then the player is removed from the selection for subsequent prizes. In the case of a player who can receive a prize in several categories of the same value, the organizer will award the prize in a category so that the best-ranked players in the final ranking will continue to be awarded. Taxes (10% or 16%) will be withheld and paid by the organizer. Prizes with a higher value than 1000 lei will be paid by bank transfer within a maximum of 14 days after the end of the contest.

Schedule of the tournament

Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
June 4 June 5 June 6 June 7 June 8 June 9 June 10 June 11
9:00 AM R2/A R9/A
R1/B R4/B R9/B
10:00 AM Arbitration course Arbitration course Arbitration test
3:00 PM R1/A R4/A R5/A R6/A R7/A R8/A Award Ceremony
R3/B R6/B R7/B R8/B
4:00 PM R3/A
R2/B R5/B
8:00 PM Blitz (7 rounds)

Both tournaments will be Swiss-type, 9 rounds.

GrandPrix(A tournament) Open Tg.Mures(B tournament)
Players > 2200 + guests Players < 2200
June 3, 2022 arrivals
June 4, 2022 round 1 arrivals
June 5, 2022 round 2 / round 3 round 1 / round 2
June 6, 2022 round 4 round 3
June 7, 2022 round 5 round 4 / round 5
June 8, 2022 round 6 round 6
June 9, 2022 round 7 round 7
June 10, 2022 round 8 round 8
June 11, 2022 round 9 + award ceremony round 9 + award ceremony
Double rounds: 9 AM si 4 PM
Single rounds: 3 PM

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS  

Hotel Business

hotel Business (4 stars)

60 euro / night - single 70 euros / night - double

reservation@hotel-business.ro 0730 005 500

Hotel Darina

hotel Darina Tg-Mures (3 stars)

90 lei / night - single, with breakfast

darina_travel@yahoo.com 0747 111 078

Hotel Sandoria

hotel Sandoria(3 star and 4 star rooms)

90 lei / night - single 130 lei / night - double

rezervare@hotelsandoria.ro 0748 152 749

Pensiunea Doina&Jeno

pensiunea Doina & Jeno

80 - 90 lei / night - single 100 - 120 lei / night - double

office@doina-jeno.ro 0747 507 013

Pensiunea Koronka

pensiunea Korunka

120 lei / night - single 150 lei / night - double

contact@pensiunea-koronka.ro 0771 007 230

Pensiunea Alesia

pensiunea Alesia

130 lei / night - single 150 lei / night - double

alesiahotel@gmail.com 0775 339 663

Pensiunea Discordia

pensiunea Discordia

79 lei / night - single 104 lei / night - double

0744 626 264

Pensiunea Sanda

pensiunea Sanda

80 lei / night - Single starting from 100 lei / night - double

0743 156 071

Pensiunea ELPasso

pensiunea El Passo(7 noiembrie)

120 lei / night - Single 150 lei / night - double

0755 679 645

Hotel Continental

hotel Continental

40 euro / room with breakfast included

mures@continentalhotels.ro 0372 658 800

OTHER EVENTS ORGANIZED DURING THE FESTIVAL PERIOD:

  • ✓ Blitz tournament, Thursday - June 9, from 8 pm in the game room; 7 rounds; general participation fee 50 lei; the top 10 will be awarded; all proceeds will be included in the prize pool
  • ✓ Every evening, we will have happenings at Casa Berii Ursus (Târgu Mureș, str. Sinaia) - the weekly meeting place for chess players from Târgu Mureș.
  • ✓ Center tour: for a group of up to 20 people, we will be able to organize a tour of the city centre with a visit to the main attractions
  • ✓ Courses for referees: June 8-9, exam on June 10