ACCENTUS Chess960 2023


IA Laurent Freyd
Saturday, July 15, 2023
Main stage of the Concert Hall, Biel Congress Center.
Tournament type
Round robin – 7 rounds.
Chess960: The starting position will be drawn before each round.
Time control
15 minutes + 5 seconds increment per move.
 2 pm – 7 pm.
Out of respect for the opponent, the photographers and the sponsors, the players are expected to appear in time before the game start.
Non-cash prizes for the three first players.
The following tie break will be used to establish the final standings:
1. Direct encounter
2. Sonneborn Berger
3. Number of wins with Black
4. Number of wins
5. Player who has spent the most of time at the board during the classical stage of the Triathlon
5. Age (from older to younger)
Laws of chess
Art. 6.7.1 Any player arriving at the board more than.5 minutes after the start of the round round will lose by forfeit, except in cases of force majeure.
Art. Players aren't allowed to carry or use any electronic devices during their games.
They are advised to enter the playing hall without such devices or otherwise to deposit these at the arbiter's desk.
According to the anti-cheating guidelines of the FIDE, there is a suitable detector available in the tournament hall.
Declaration of consent
With your participation you agree that photographic material may be recorded and used.