6th Johor International Chess Open 2019

36th floor Johor Bahru City Square Tower          

    2nd December – 7th December 2019

Tournament Regulations

• There are two separate tournaments.
The  Open for all players and Challenger
for players rated below  FIDE rating 2000

• FIDE (International Chess
Federation) rules and regulations apply. Results will be sent for FIDE rating
calculations.

• Both will be played using 9 rounds
Swiss System, with standard time control of 90 minutes plus 30 seconds
increment per move.  . The pairing
program to be used is Swiss Manager.  Tie
Breaks are in the order as follows:  i.
direct encounter ii. Buchholz, iii. Sonneborn-Berger, iv. FIDE tiebreak.

• The rounds shall be conducted
according to the attached schedule.

• Five minutes before each round
starts, the Chief Arbiter shall make the relevant announcements. If any player
is not present within an hour after the round is started, he shall lose by
default.

• FIDE regulations apply for mobile
devices apply – a player is forbidden to have a mobile phone and /or other
electronic means of communication in the playing venue.

• Officials and players should be
smartly attired at all times while in the playing hall.

PLAYERS WITHOUT A FIDE ID. NO WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Propectus Download prospectus for Johor International Open 2019 (2463 downloads)

Programme / Schedule

Day 1 (Monday, 2  December 2019)

1430  
Final Registration

1500  
Players’ Briefing

1530-1930 Round 1

Day 2 (Tuesday, 3  December 2019)

0900-1300 Round 2      1530-1930 Round 3

Day 3 (Wednesday, 4  December 2019)

0900-1300 Round 4      1530-1930 Round 5

Day 4 (Thursday, 5 December 2019)

0900-1300 Round 6

Day 5 (Friday, 6 December 2019)

0900-1300 Round 7        1530-1930 Round 8

Day 6 (Saturday, 7  December 2019)

0900-1300 Round 9          1430 Closing Ceremony

Prizes
RM

Prize Money Open Challenger
1st 8000 1000
2nd 5000 800
3rd 3000 600
4th 2000 500
5th 1000 400
6th 800 400
7th 700 300
8th 650 300
9th 600 300
10th 550 300
11th 
– 12th each
500 300
13th – 20th each 500  
Best Lady* 300 200
Best Veteran (>60) * 300 200
Best JCA1 300 200
Best JCA2 250 200
Best JCA3 200 200
Best JCA4 200 200
Best JCA5 200 200
U18/U18G U15/U15G U12B/ U12G/ U10B/ U10G/ U8B/ U8G   Age Group medals are for the Challenger only. 1st – 5th for each age-group.

Entry Fee (RM)

Open JCA
Member 2019
Non-JCA
Member
GM > FIDE
2400
FOC+Twin
Sharing Room
IM > FIDE
2300
FOC
+ Twin Sharing Room
Above FIDE
2300
FOC FOC
FIDE
2200-2299
150 250
FIDE
2000-2199
250 350
FIDE
1800-1999
350 550
FIDE Below
1800
500 750

Challenger JCA Member 2019 Non JCA Member
FIDE rated 200 250
Unrated 250 350

Contact Person:

Mr Steven Tel: +60167202272   Mr Dinesh 
Tel:+6014 6115256

Email: johorchess@gmail.com   

Entry Fee (RM)

Open JCA
Member 2019
Non-JCA
Member
GM > FIDE
2400
FOC+Twin
Sharing Room
IM > FIDE
2300
FOC
+ Twin Sharing Room
Above FIDE
2300
FOC FOC
FIDE
2200-2299
150 250
FIDE
2000-2199
250 350
FIDE
1800-1999
350 550
FIDE Below
1800
500 750

Challenger JCA Member 2019 Non JCA Member
FIDE rated 200 250
Unrated 250 350

20% discount for all early entries before 1st October 2019

Closing Date: 20 Nov 2019

Registration and payment after the
closing date incurs the payment of double
the entry fee
stated above.

Online Registration:

online registration Online Registration and the list of players. List of players Registration to play is completed only after payment is made.

Payment (by 20 Nov 2019) :

1.  RHB Bank Current A/C No. 20101700234090
(Persatuan Catur Negeri Johor/ Johor Chess Association) SWIFT Code RHBBMYKL 

2.  Maybank A/C No. 001271103730 (Cheong KL)SWIFT
Code MBBEMYKL

3.  Singapore DBS A/C No. 019-5-041904 (Cheong
KL)

4.  Paypal account – euhong@euhong.net

The evidence of payment to be
submitted to johorchess@gmail.com

Accommodation

Players are required to
budget for their own board and lodgings, as well as transportation needs. However
Hotel rooms at package rate can be arranged through us . You may send your
queries to johorchess@gmail.com .   

1. JB Central Hotel: George  +607-2222833

2. Baguss City Hotel Johor BahruAnna  email: sales_2@bagusscityhotel.com

Conditions (Provisions) for titled player (GM, IM):

Hotel rooms (check In 1 Dec; Check Out
8 Dec)are provided on a twin-sharing basis for the first 20 GMs with rating above 2,400/ IMs with rating above 2,300 that
registered online and show confirmed flight details.   In addition the first 5 GMs(rating>2400) with confirmed flight details  will be given RM500 food allowance .

*Category Prizes are given if there are at least 2
participants

*Category Prizes are given if there are at least 2
participants

The organizers reserve the right to change the rules and regulations
without prior notice
.

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