Rigó János Memorial

Rigó János Memorial:
Date of tournament: 26th May – 3rd June 2022

Aim of the tournament: Commemorating János Rigó who passed away in 2020, giving opportunity to gain rating points and achieve norms.

Sponsorship:        Rigó János Baráti Köre

Playing venue:   8638 Balatonlelle, Kossuth Lajos street 2., Városi Művelődési Ház és Könyvtár (Local Community Centre and Library)

Organizer:           GM Attila Czebe
+36 30 715 2053
attilaczebe75@gmail.com

System:                In the GM and IM groups 9 rounds of round robin torurnaments and in the open section 9-round Swiss tournament..

Pace of games:     90 minutes per 40 moves + 30 minutes increment until the end of the game with 30 seconds bonus per each player from the beginning of the game.

Maximum delay is 60 minutes.

Ranking criteria:

In the Open section:

  1. number of points
  2. Buchholz
  3. Progressive
  4. Medium Buchholz
  5. average opponents ELO

Schedule:            

26th May 2022.Registration: 10.00 -13.00
 Opening ceremony: 13.15
 1st round: 14.00
 27th May – 2nd June 2022.2nd-8th rounds 15.00
 3rd June 2022.9th round: 10.00
 Closing ceremony: 16.00  

Entry fee:

GM, WGM, <2450no entry fee
2300>50 €
2100-230070 €
1800-210090 €
FIDE ELO 1799<110 €
without FIDE ELO150 €

Prizes in the Open section:
/Summary: 1 350 000 Ft ~ 3800 €/

(prize for at least 80 players)

1st place:     400 000 Ft    

2nd place:    250 000 Ft            

3rd place:    200 000 Ft        

4th place:     120 000 Ft           

5th place:     80 000 Ft

6th place:     60 000 Ft    

7th place:     50 000 Ft

8th place:     40 000 Ft

9th place:     30 000 Ft

Prizes in categories:

Best player with ELO <2100: 
15 000 Ft

Best junior
(b. 2004 and younger):
15 000 Ft

Best junior
(b. 2008 and younger):
15 000 Ft

Best senior S60 (b. 1962):
15 000 Ft

Acommodation from 26th May to 03rd June:

Acommodation in well-equipped and modern apartments:
single room: 33 €/ night
double room: 22 €/person/night

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