There will be held the 5th Stage of the Children’s Cup of the Republic of Kazakhstan in classical chess “Priirtyshye – 2018” from July 31 to August 8 2018 in Pavlodar City.


Within the framework of “Priirtyshye – 2018” there will be five major tournaments:

  1. Tournament “A” – rating tournament for all persons wishing to take part,
  2. Tournament “B” – personal tournament up to 10 years of age (Children born in 2008 and younger),
  1. Tournament “C” – personal tournament up to 14 years of age (Children born in 2004 and younger),
  1. Tournament “D” – blitz tournament (for all persons wishing to take part),
  2. Tournament “E” – team scoring (A team of 4 people).

All willing chess players with the ELO rating of 2250 and higher are allowed to participate in tournament “A”. Candidates with a rating below the designated level will also be able to take part in the event of payment of the tournament fee. The fee is paid by all participants in tournament “D”.

Chess players who have paid the tournament fee to the Chess Federation of Pskov Region are allowed to participate in tournament “B” and tournament “C”.

Tournaments are held according to the rules of the FIDE. Tournaments “A”, “B” “C” and “D” will be calculated in the FIDE.

Applications for participation in the tournament are accepted until July 28, 2018.

The referee of the tournament is the FIDE referee – Evgeniy Egorov.

The provision of the cheating control is carried out in strict accordance with the requirements of the FIDE Anti-Cheating Rules, with a standard level of protection.

The general management of the organization of the 5th stage of the Children’s Cup of the country is carried out by the Kazakhstan Chess Federation (KCF), the Department of Physical Culture and Sports of Pavlodar Region, the Chess Federation of Pavlodar Region.

Sponsors of the tournament: JSC “National Welfare Fund “Samruk-Kazyna” and the Fund for the Development of Social Projects “Samruk-Kazyna Trust”.

Contacts of organizers:
Yegorov Evgeniy Vladimirovich, executive secretary of KCF: 87051122335, e-mail: egorpavl@mail.ru
Kashkenov Sharip Kashkenovich, director of Public Unity Service “Children’s and Youth Sports School” No. 3: 8 (7182) 689995

More information – in the Regulations of the tournament (download)