Generation CHess Tournament

Generation CHess Tournament (GEN)

Main Arbiter
IA Jonas Studer
Date
July 23, 2022
Venue
Vereinssaal, Biel Congress Center
Smoking is strictly prohibited in the entire building.
Tournament type
5 rounds, Swiss System
Time control
20 minutes per player for the entire game
Schedule
09:45 am – Welcome address by SCF President André Vögtlin
10:00 am – 12:15 noon: rounds 1–3
Lunch break
12:45 noon – 14:15 pm: rounds 4–5
Prize giving: 14:30 pm
Prizes
Cup for the team winner; medals for the three best teams.
1 year free licensing at the SSB for the three best player without rating.
Ranking
  • The team ranking takes place according to:
    1. team match points
    2. single board points
    3. direct encounter
    4. number of wins of the team
    5. number of wins on single board
    6. team with the youngest player
  • Die Rangierung der Spieler ohne Wertung erfolgt nach:
    1. single board points
    2. direct encounter
    3. number of wins
    4. number of wins with Black
    5. age (from youngest to oldest)
Eligibility
  • Family team with one child and one parent or grandparent
  • Generation team: two players with an age difference of at least 25 years
Registration
CHF 40 pro team, by bank transfer until July 20, 2022, based on the invoice received by e-mail during the online registration. After this date, cash payment on site with a surcharge of CHF 10. Deadline: July 23, 8:45 am.
Check-in
All participants must confirm their presence at the registration desk on Saturday, July 23, until 09:15 am. This will guarantee their inclusion into the pairings list for the 1st round.
Law of chess
Illegal moves don't lose the game, but the rule "touched piece, played piece" is applied.
Miscellaneous
The tournament won’t be rated.
Depending on the number and strength difference between the registered teams, the organization will decide if it is appropriate to do accelerated pairings or if it is preferable to do tournaments by category.
Electronic devices of players, accompanying persons and spectators must be switched off in the tournament hall except for cameras and video recorders.
Phone number for the day of the tournament: 077 507 43 65.
Declaration of consent
With your registration you agree that photographic material may be recorded and used.

Special Offer! Room allocations are limited, early booking is recommended!