International tournament in draughts-64 “Jogeva-2015” was held from July 27 to July 31, 2015 in Jõgeva Gymnasium (Jogeva, Rokhu str. 10, Estonia). International Grandmaster Guntis Valneris from Riga (Latvia) won. Grangmaster Andrey Kalachnikov from Moscow (Russia) took 2nd place and International Grandmaster Vladimir Skrabov from Yaroslavl (Russia) took 3rd place. Full information about tournament you can see on the site of Jõgeva Draughts Club www.jogevakabeklubi.ee
International tournament in draughts-64 “Jogeva-2015” (Russian version, draw of moves and positions) was held from July 27 to July 31, 2015 in Jõgeva Gymnasium (Jogeva, Rokhu str. 10, Estonia). 19 players participated. Among them are three international Grandmasters, two national Grandmasters, one international master and seven masters of sports.
International Grandmaster Guntis Valneris from Riga (Latvia) with 12 points won. Grangmaster Andrey Kalachnikov from Moscow (Russia) with 12 points took 2nd place on additional criteria and International Grandmaster Vladimir Skrabov from Yaroslavl with 11 points took 3rd place. Full information about tournament you can see on the site of Jõgeva Draughts Club www.jogevakabeklubi.ee
1. Goals and objectives
Tournament is held for promotion and development of draughts-64, excellence and fulfillment of international titles, strengthening the friendly relations between draughts players of the countries – member of FMJD Section-64.
2. Time, place and leadership of the tournament
Tournament is held from July 27 to July 31, 2015 in Jogeva (Estonia). Venue: Jõgeva Gymnasium (Jogeva, Rokhu str. 10).
Opening ceremony is on July 27 at 10 am, closing ceremony is on July 31 at 15.00.
Tournament is organized and conducted Jogeva Draughts Club in cooperation with the Estonian Draughts Union.
3. Tournament program
It is held overall tournament in draughts-64 for men and women with the draw of the initial moves and positions.
Places are determined additionally for women, players with rating below 2350 (ESF) or 2100 (FMJD) as of July 20, 2015 and among veterans (60 years and older).
System of the competitions is Swiss (8 rounds).
Competitions are held on the system of micro-matches from two games. The time control is 45 minutes to the end of the game + 30 seconds per move for each participant in both parties of micro-match.
All declared players are allowed participate.
Applications must be send until July 10, 2015 to e-mail: [email protected], [email protected], tel. +372 5058239 (Ülar Poom), +372 6072160 (Uno Plakk) or by post: Republic of Estonia, Yogeva, 48303 Pargi str. 18-2, Uno Plakk
Entry fee for the claimed until July 10 players is 10 EUR, after the deadline – 15 EUR. Grandmasters play without entry fee. Entry fee can be transferred to the bank account of Jõgeva Draughts Club:
Jõgeva Kabeklubi MTÜ; Address: Tähe 4-52, 48307 Jõgeva, Estonia
Bank: SEB Pank Address: Tornimäe 2, 15010 Tallinn, Estonia; Swift code: EEUHEE2X
IBAN account no: EE191010220122665012
or, by agreement, pay to the credentials committee.
For visa support you need address not later than June 20, 2015 to: [email protected]
5. Terms of the tournament
All expenses for travel, meals and accommodation paid by participants or sending organizations.
Information on the accommodation and costs: [email protected]. +372 5058239
The prize fund is 1200 euros, as well as diplomas and non-cash prizes.
Prizes for men:
1st place – 400 EUR
2nd place – 200 EUR
3rd place – 150 EUR
4th place – 100 EUR
5th place – 60 EUR
Prizes for women:
1st place – 100 EUR
2nd place – 40 EUR
Prizes for players with rating below 2350 (ESF) or 2100 (FMJD):
1st place – 50 EUR
2nd place – 30 EUR
3rd place – 20 EUR
Prizes for veterans (60 years and older):
1st place – 50 EUR
Winners awarded diplomas and non-cash prizes also.
All not specified in these rules positions provides in the regulations of competitions.
Detailed information about the tournament you can see on the website of Jõgeva Draughts Club www.jogevakabeklubi.ee