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Tournament formula

The tournament will be played over 7 rounds according to the Suisse system and counts for FIDE elo. The time limit will be 90 minutes with 30 seconds increment from move 1. If you are unable to play in any of the first two rounds, half a point will be given for that round if you have notified the organizing committee before the start of the tournament (through or by addressing the main arbiter). Absences for the final five rounds also need to be announced. However, no points will be given.


Provisional prize money if 100 players:

Main prizes:
1. € 1.000
2. € 750
3. € 500
4. € 250
5. € 125

Rating prizes:
1. € 200
2. € 100
3. € 75

for the categories <2300, <2100, <1900, <1700 and <1500 Elo.

The Provincial Championship foresees additional prize money.

There are separate prizes for the best performing club and the club with the most participants.


All necessary information can be found on our tournament website and in our flyer.

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If you still have questions, please contact the president below or mail to

Ida Vandermeulen