The swedish chess club Wasa SK celebrates 100 years in 2017 and invites you to the jubilee tournament Hasselbacken Jubilee Tournament, which is played in the Mirror Hall at Scandic Hasselbacken at Djurgarden in Stockholm.
The tournament will be held on 16–17th of September 2017 and will also be Swedish Championship in rapid chess in cooperation with the Swedish Chess Federation. The tournament is played with 11 rounds FIDE Swiss. The tournament is ELO registered. The thinking time is 15 minutes + 10 seconds, FIDE standard for rapid chess.
The Hasselbacken Jubilee Tournament is open to all players from all countries. However, players without Swedish citizenship can not be awarded the title of Swedish champion and in victory or second place in the entire tournament a winning amount corresponding to the third placed player is awarded (7,000 SEK).
500 SEK. Juniors born 1997 or later: 250 SEK.
Free starting fee and two lunches included for WGM, WIM, IM and GM!
At www.hasselbackenwasa.se, sign up by clicking ”Register” at the top of the menu. The link will take you to Sweden’s Chess Federation where you register. NB: You click on ”I am not a Swedish player” The starting fee is due no later than 1st of September.
IBAN: SE46 9500 0099 6042 0400 7993
BIC-kod (SWIFT-address): NDEASESS
Please contact Peter Collett regarding questions about payment. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org
NB: Mandatory personal notification at the venue (Scandic Hasselbacken) from 9.30-10.30 on Saturday, 16th of September.
Food and coffee
All participants receive a 20% discount on what is sold at Scandic Hasselbacken.
Scandic Hasselbacken offers rooms including breakfast.
SATURDAY, September 16th
09.30-10.30: Mandatory personal notification
10.30: Opening ceremony.
11.00: Round 1
12.15: Round 2
14.30: Round 3
15.45: Round 4
17.00: Round 5
18.15: Round 6
SUNDAY, September 17th
10.00: Round 7
11.15: Round 8
12.30: Round 9
14.30: Round 10
15.45: Round 11
17.00: Award ceremony
1: 12,000 kr
2: 9,000 kr
3: 7,000 kr
4: 5,000 kr
5: 3,000 kr
6: 1 500 kr
7: 1 000 kr
8: 1 000 kr
Rating prizes: Groups of 12 from place 10 will receive Gifts.
NB: No prices are shared.
Tie break rules
1. TB (Calculated by adding all opponents final points, excluding the lowest score. Free round is counted as an opponent with zero points). 2. Mutual result. 3. Most wins. 4. Most black games 5. Draw of lots.
Peter Collett, the tournament committee, email@example.com
Ingvar Gundersen, tournament committee, firstname.lastname@example.org
Karl-Gustav Sjölund, tournament committee, email@example.com
Peter Hlawatsch, Tournament Officer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ingemar Falk, media director, email@example.com