Regulations
→ of the Sixth International Amateur Chess Tournament

The tournament is held from April 6 (arrival day) till April 14 (departure day) 2019, at the address: Sochi, the resort house ”AquaLoo”.
Everyone has the right to participate in the tournament, except for the holders of the title “International Grandmaster” among men and players with FIDE rating above 2415.
Organizers – LLC “Chess Amateur International”.
Chief arbiter – FIDE arbiter Bryzgalin Kirill ( RUS).
Playing details:
The Amateur Chess Tournament is held on the Swiss system in 9 rounds.
Time control – 90 minutes to the end of the game + 30 seconds for each move made, starting with the first.
Events are held according to the rules of FIDE, eligible for 01/01/2018.
Places Definition:
In the case of equality of points for two or more competitors, the holder of a higher place is determined by the following criteria:
1. Buchholz Tie-Breaks *
2. Result of players in one point group
3. Number of wins
4. Number of games played with black
5. Number of wins with black
*Averaged Buchholz is used (one or two), decided by toss immediately after the last game of the last round.
To determine the winner of chess amateur tournament in the case of sharing the first place by two or more participants (the first two by the coefficient), an additional match of two games is played with time control 10 minutes + 5 seconds per move to the end of the game. In the case of equality Armageddon is played: white gets 5 minutes, black gets 4 minutes, starting from the 60th two seconds per move are added.

Prizes of the Tournament
→ The total prize fund of the Amateur Chess Tournament is 1 375 000 rubles

1st prize – 150 000 + cup of Archibald
2nd prize – 100 000
3rd prize – 80 000
4th prize – 60 000
5th prize – 50 000
6-10th prize – 40 000
11-15th prize – 35 000
16-20th prize – 30 000

The following additional prizes are provided for the categories in rubles:
1. Among players with FIDE rating from 2001 till 2200:
1st prize – 40 000
2nd prize – 30 000
3rd prize – 20 000
2. Among players with FIDE rating under 2000:
1st prize – 40 000
2nd prize – 30 000
3rd prize – 20 000
3. Among the veterans, players born in 1959 and older:
1st prize – 40 000
2nd prize – 30 000
3rd prize-20 000
4. Among women:
1st prize – 50 000
2nd prize – 40 000
3rd prize – 30 000
4th prize – 20 000
1) In the case of participation in the tournament more than 150 players, the prize fund is increased by 200,000 rubles and the number of prizes increases.
2) In the case of participation in the tournament more than 200 players, the prize fund is increased by 200,000 rubles (in addition to paragraph 1) and the number of prizes increases.
Prizes are not shared and are distributed according to occupied places!
A participant can receive no more than one prize.

Tournament Fee

– for all participants without accommodation at the resort house “Aqua Loo”is 15 000 rubles except for the local participants from Sochi.
Packages for participants and for the accompanying persons:
– Package of 25 000 rubles: this package includes a tournament fee and a bed in the standard double room with full board;
– Package of 34 000 rubles: this package includes a tournament fee and a bed in the single room with full board;
– Package of 18 000 rubles: this package is for accompanying persons and includes a bed in the standard double room with full board;
– Package of 27 000 rubles: this package is for accompanying persons and includes a bed in the single room with full board.
Timetables:
*April 6, arrival,registration of players.
*April 13 at 16:30 p.m.- closing ceremony, prize giving.
*April 14, departure.
Schedule of Chess Amateur’s Tournament:
7 April – 10:00 Round 1
8 April – 10:00 Round 2
8 April – 15.30 Round 3
9 April – 10;00 Round 4
10 April – 10:00 Round 5
10 April – 15:30 Round 6
11 April – 10:00 Round 7
12 April – 10:00 Round 8
13 April – 10:00 Round 9

The additional Tournaments:
*April 7 – Blitz Tournament (time of registration from 15:20 till 15:50, 1st round is at 16:00).
*April 11 – Blitz Tournament (time of registration from 15:20 till 15:50, 1st round is at 16:00).
Registration of participants will take place exclusively on the official website of the Amateur Chess Tournament – chessamateur.ru starting from February 6, 2019.
In the case of payment of the starting fee according to the mentioned requisites a scanned copy of the receipt is to be send on the e-mail: info@chessamateur.ru in which information for whom the payment was done must be indicated.
The requisites for payment of tournament fee:
Beneficiary of payment:
IE Beshukova Ekaterina Sergeevna
# 350000, Russia,
Krasnodar region,Krasnodar ,
Babushkina St., # 11
OGRN code: #316237500027521
INN : # 236802598888
KPP code: # 236801001
S/Acc: # 40802810300170001226,
Krasnodar Bank “Kuban Credit”,
Krasnodar, RCBIC: # 040349722,
CORR/Acc: # 30101810200000000722

The additional information for the participants:
The priority for registration is for the participants and for accompanying persons who live in the official hotel (resort house “AquaLoo”).
The rest of the participants and accompanying persons (who don’t live in the official hotel) must confirm their participation via e-mail: kirill141282@mail.ru
Disputes resolution:
A player who meets the criteria for participation (rating, absence of the title of men Grandmaster) may be refused in registration for the Amateur’s chess Tournament without an explanation of reasons by the Tournament Committee. The tournament fee is returned in full.
Anticheating control:
All participants must undergo a check on the metal detector at the entrance to the playing hall. Carrying of mobile telephones or any other electronic devices is strictly prohibited.
At the end of the game, any participant of the tournament may be checked for the presence of any prohibited devices. A similar check can be carried out at the request of the chief arbiter (including during the game). If any prohibited device will be found during examination of the participants he/she will have his game lost; the participant is to be excluded in case of a second defeat for the same reason without a refund of the starting fee and will not be allowed to participate in the Chess amateurs Tournament.
Appeals Committee:
The Appeals Committee board consists of three main and two reserve members. Each protest must be submitted to the chairman of the appeal committee in writing, no more than 30 minutes after the end of the round.The appellant must make a deposition of 100$, which is returned by the appeal committee in case of the Appeal satisfaction.
Protests against the results of pairing are not accepted.
Contacts:
e-mail: info@chessamateur.ru

Regulations
→ of the Second Children Tournament in the framework of the 6-th Amateur Chess Tournament

The tournament is held from April 6 (arrival day) till April 14 (departure day) 2019, at the
address: Sochi ,the resort house ”Aqua Loo”.
Everyone has the right to participate in the tournament, born 2007 and younger.
Organizers – LLC “Chess Amateur International”
Chief arbiter – Fide arbiter Bryzgalin Kirill ( RUS)
Playing details:
The Second Children Tournament is held on the Swiss system in 9 rounds.
Time control – 90 minutes to the end of the game + 30 seconds for each move made, starting with the first.
Events are held according to the rules of FIDE, eligible for 01/01/2018.
Places Definition:
In the case of equality of points for two or more competitors, the holder of a higher place is determined by the following criteria:
1. Buchholz Tie-Breaks *
2. Result of players in one point group
3. Number of wins
4. Number of games played with black
5. Number of wins with black
*Averaged Buchholz is used (one or two), decided by toss immediately after the last game of the last round.
Prizes of the Tournament:
The total prize fund of the Second Children Tournament is 261 000 rubles
1st prize – 30.000 + cup+medal
2nd prize – 20.000 + cup+medal
3rd prize – 15.000 + cup+medal
4-8th prize – 10.000
9-13th prize – 7.000
14-22nd prize – 5.000
The following additional prizes are provided for the categories in rubles:
1. Among players born 2007-2008:
1st prize – 10.000 + cup+medal
2nd prize – 7.000 + cup+medal
3rd prize – 5.000 + cup+medal
2. Among players born in 2009 and younger:
1st prize – 10.000 + cup+medal
2nd prize – 7.000 + cup+medal
3rd prize – 5.000 + cup+medal
3. Among the girls ( the total):
1st prize-10.000 + cup+medal
2nd prize – 7.000 + cup+medal
3rd prize-5.000 + cup+medal
Prizes are not shared and are distributed according to occupied places!
A participant can receive no more than one prize.
Tournament Fee:
– for all participants without accommodation at the resort house “Aqua Loo” is 4.000 rubles;
– for local participants from Sochi is 2.000 rubles.
Packages for participants and for the accompanying persons:
– Package of 18.000 rubles: this package includes a tournament fee and a bed in the standard double room with full board;
– Package of 18 000 rubles: this package is for accompanying persons and includes a bed in the standard double room with full board;
– Package of 27 000 rubles: this package is for accompanying persons and includes a bed in the single room with full board.
Timetables:
*April 6,arrival,registration of players.
*April 13 at 16:30 p.m.-closing ceremony, prize giving.
*April 14, departure.
Schedule of the Second Children Tournament:
7 April – 10:00 am Round 1
8 April – 10:00 am. Round 2
8 April – 15:30 pm. Round 3
9 April – 10:00 am Round 4
10 April – 10:00 am Round 5
10 April – 15:30 pm Round 6
11 April – 10:00. am Round 7
12 April – 10:00. am. Round 8
13 April – 10:00. am. Round 9
The additional Tournaments:
*April 7-Blitz Tournament: (time of registration from 15:20 till 15:50 pm, 1st round is at 16:00 pm).
*April 11-Blitz Tournament :(time of registration from 15:20 till 15:50 pm, 1st round is at 16:00 pm).
Registration of participants will take place exclusively on the official website – chessamateur.ru starting from February 6, 2019.
In the case of payment of the starting fee according to the mentioned requisites a scanned copy of the receipt is to be send on the e-mail: info@chessamateur.ru in which information for whom the payment was done must be indicated.
The requisites for payment of tournament fee:
Beneficiary of payment:
IE Beshukova Ekaterina Sergeevna
# 350000, Russia,
Krasnodar region,Krasnodar ,
Babushkina St., # 11
OGRN code: #316237500027521
INN : # 236802598888
KPP code: # 236801001
S/Acc: # 40802810300170001226,
Krasnodar Bank “Kuban Credit” ,
Krasnodar, RCBIC: # 040349722,
CORR/Acc: # 30101810200000000722
The additional information for the participants:
The priority for registration is for the participants and for accompanying persons who live in the official hotel (resort house “Aqua Loo”).
The rest of the participants and accompanying persons (who don’t live in the official hotel)
must confirm their participation via e-mail: kirill141282@mail.ru
Disputes resolution:
A player who meets the criteria for participation ( rating, absence of the title of men Grandmaster) may be refused in registration for the Amateur’s chess Tournament without an explanation of reasons by the Tournament Committee. The tournament fee is returned in full.
Anticheating control:
All participants must undergo a check on the metal detector at the entrance to the playing hall.
Carrying of mobile telephones or any other electronic devices is strictly prohibited. At the end of the game, any participant of the tournament may be checked for the presence of any prohibited devices. A similar check can be carried out at the request of the chief arbiter (including during the game). If any prohibited device will be found during examination of the participants he/she will receive a warning;the participant is to be excluded in case of a second warning for the same reason without a refund of the starting fee.
A player convicted of using electronic or other clues during the game is excluded from the tournament and will not be allowed to participate in the Chess amateurs Tournament.
Appeals Committee:
The Appeals Committee board consists of three main and two reserve members. Each protest must be submitted to the chairman of the appeal committee in writing, no more than 30 minutes after the end of the round.The appellant must make a deposition of 100$, which is returned by the appeal committee in case of the Appeal satisfaction.
Protests against the results of pairing are not accepted.
Contacts:
e-mail: info@chessamateur.ru