VINETUM' Youth Tournament (JTO)

Main Arbiter Markus Klauser
Date Saturday, July 25, 2020
Vereinssaal, Biel Congress Center
Tournament type
Swiss system - 7 rounds
Special playing conditions due to the pandemic and its imposed protective measures: Please consult the section "protection concept" published on the right side of the online registration form!
Rate of play 10 minutes + 10 seconds
Schedule Rounds 1-3: 10.00 a.m. - 12.15 noon
From noon: Lunch break
Rounds 4-7: 1.30 p.m. - 4.15 p.m.
Prize giving: 4.45 p.m.
Prizes Prizes in kind for every player.
Ranking Final standings will be established according to number of points scored, Buchholz and Sum of Buchholz. 
Eligibility Open to every kid born 2004 or later, rated or unrated.
Age groups U10 (year of birth: 2010 or later)
U13 (year of birth: 2007-2009)
U16 (year of birth: 2004-2006)
Registration Free of charge, lunch meal included!
Online registration until July 24, 2020 or on site until July 25, 2020 9.00 a.m.
Check-in All participants are expected to confirm their presence at the check in desk until 9.30 a.m. on July 25, 2020. This will ensure their integration in the first round pairings.
Laws 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.
In case of a law number of participants, a reduced number of categories is possible.
Smoking strictly prohibited within the building.
Electronic devices of players, accompanying persons and spectators must be off.
Phone number for the day of the tournament: 078 878 70 84.
Declaration of consent
With your registration you agree that graphical material may be recorded and used.

10:00 Youth Tournament

The registration process is finished. We look forward to seeing you at the 54th Biel Chess Festival.

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