EURO RAPID & BLITZ UNDER 20
BUDVA 2003

 

 Organizer:
Serbian & Montenegro Chess Federation

Date:
September, 23rd 26th , 2003. (Individual rapid & blitz)

September, 18th  2003. (European team championships rapid)
September, 22nd  - Arrival of participants Registration; Opening ceremony - 20.00h;
September, 26th  - Closing ceremony 21.00 h;
September 27th    - Departure of participants

Venue:
Budva (Montenegro) located on Adriatic coast approximately 540  km south of Belgrade (Serbia), or 60 km south of Podgorica (Montenegro), and 25 km south-east from Tivat.

Organizer will provide transportation for participants under special prices, from:
a) Belgrade - Tivat (by plane approximately 40 minutes), Tivat - Budva (by bus 30  minutes) price 150 euros (two ways)
b) Belgrade - Budva (by bus, approximately 10 hours ), price 90 euros two ways
c) Podgorica airport - Budva (by bus approximately 1 hour), price 50 euros two ways
d) Tivat airport - Budva (by bus), price 30 euros, two ways.

Tournament hall:
MARKET & TRADE SCHOOL HALL AND HOTEL "AVALA" - Budva  (approximately 500 m from the hotel "Slovenska plaza). The tournament halls are  approximately 600 m away from the hotels area.

Accommodation:
Accommodation and full board will be provided in hotel area "Slovenska plaza"- Budva***. There are possibilities of accommodation in luxury hotels and apartments with special discount. Reservations and payments for these hotels and apartments will be not later of August 1st.

Hotel Prices (for full board):
Double room: 35 euros, VAT included, per person and day, full board
1/3 room: 32 euros, VAT included, per person and day, full board
1/4 room: 30 euros, VAT included, per person and day, full board
Single rooms cost 42 E.

 ACCOUNT HOLDER: MAS TRADE & TRAVEL, BELGRADE

56: INTERMEDIARY BANK:
LHB INTERNATIONALE HANDELSBANK,
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, DE
SWIFT CODE: LHBIDEFF

57: Account With Institution
/9943002
RAJ BANKA AD, BELGRADE, S&M
BANK ADDRESS: Terazije 34, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia&Montenegro
BANK PHONE: +381 11 361 9400
BANK FAX: +381 11 685 045
SWIFT CODE: RAJBYUBG

59: Beneficiary Customer
/540100-07907621
MAS TRADE & TRAVEL, BELGRADE

Competitions:

 1. 3rd INDIVIDUAL  EUROPEAN  CHAMPIONSHIPS RAPID

9 rounds played according to the Swiss System, 30 minutes per player
Categories: boys and girls under 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 and absolute category under 20
Entry fee: 20 EUR per participant.

Schedule:

September 23rd 10,00 AM - 1,00 PM Rounds 1st and 2nd
  06,00        - 9,00 PM Rounds 3rd and 4th
September 24th 10,00 AM - 1,00 PM Rounds 5th  and 6th
  06,00         - 9,00 PM Rounds 7th  and 8th
September 25th 10,00 AM Round   9th
September 26th Closing ceremony and award of the prizes at 9,00 p.m.
September 27th Departure of participants and accompanying persons

 Prizes: The three best players in each categories win cups, medals and diplomas.
The five best players will be also awarded with prizes in different items in goods - gifts of our sponsors. The best boy and girl under age of 8 years will be awarded with very special prizes.

NOTE: If some of the categories lack the number of participants, Organizer has the right to join two categories or change the competition system.

2.  2nd EUROPEAN RAPID CUP - RAPID SUPER FINAL

The five best players in each categories of Individual European Championships - Rapid 2003, for youth and juniors, may enter Rapid Super Final (5 player x 6 categories - under 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20 = 30 players, + 1 best player under 8, + 1 player will be selected by Organizer).

These players (alltogether 32) - separate boys and girls, will play matches in 5 rounds (2 rapid games G - 15`), - knock - out system.

Prizes in cash: 1. = 500 E, 2. = 250 E, 3. = 150 E, 4. = 100 E ,
Prizes in goods:  5.-8. places  = 50 E in goods each

September 25th  4,00 p.m. 

3.  3rd TEAM  EUROPEAN  CHAMPIONSHIPS - RAPID

Two categories, under 14 and under 20
Teams (clubs) are composed of 3 boys + 1 girl and maximum 2 reserves
Each National Federation may participate with  many teams as they like.
One Team (club) may have players from two National Federation at the most;
System: Swiss system in 7 rounds;
Time limit: 15 minutes per player;
Entry fee: 5 EUR per participant

Schedule:

September 18th at 5,00 p.m. (after excursion)

September 22nd Closing Ceremony at 7 p.m. (together with Closing Ceremony of official European championship (10/12/14/16/18);

Prizes: The three best teams in both categories win cups, medals and diplomas, and will be awarded in different prizes in goods.

4. 3rd INDIVIDUAL EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS - BLITZ

Two categories, under 14 and under 20 separate for boys and girls;
System: Swiss System in 9 rounds;
Time limit: 5 minutes per player;
Entry fee: 5 EUR per participant;

Schedule:

September 26th 10,00 a.m. to 1,00 p.m. and 4,30p.m. to 7,00 p.m. (alltogether eleven rounds)

Prizes: The three best players in both categories win cups, medals and diplomas.
The five best players will be awarded with different prizes in goods.
The best boy and girl under age of 8 years will be awarded with very special prizes.

 5. 2nd  EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN SOLVING CHESS PROBLEMS

Two categories, under 14 and under 20;

Prizes: The three best players in both categories win cups, medals and diplomas;
The five best players will be awarded with different prizes in goods;
The best boy and girl under age of 8 years will be awarded with very special prizes;

 The total  prize fund in gifts for all events will be over 8.000 E in goods, and 2.000 E in cash (for super finals) as well as additional prizes and goods.

 

NOTE:  Daily refreshments (free soft drinks, cakes, chocolate, etc) will be organized for all participants.

Before the tournament, information will be available on the Internet at               http://www.eurobudva2003.com

 All information about competitions in Budva will be available on tournaments office phone numbers:     +381-11-3220358
                                     3344172
Fax number:+381-11-3342730

Official e-mail: eurobudva2003@yahoo.com

Tournament director: Vladimir Sakotic
  
                                +381-63-70-40-000 mobile phone
Contact e-mail:         vlasak@cg.yu
                                    vladimirsakotic@yahoo.com