CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN 2019 AMONG SENIORS

From July 2 to July 12 2019 in the village of Merke, Merkensky district, Zhambyl region, the Championship of the Republic of Kazakhstan among seniors will be held, dedicated to the memory of war veteran, Hero of Socialist Labor Amanzhol Turgymbayev.

The competition will be held in the building of the House of Children and Youth “Umіt”, located 40 km from the railway station Lugovaya and 5 km from the station Merke, 100 km from the station Shu.

 

The House of Children and Youth “Umіt”

The place of residence of the tournament participants – Hotel “Merke”. The cost of a standard single room – 6000 KZT, a standard double room – 3000 KZT per person.

 

Hotel “Merke”

The competitions are held according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds.

Tournament schedule:
2 July – Arrival day
2 July, 6:00 pm – Technical meeting
3 July, 2:00 pm – Opening ceremony
3 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – I round (classic)
4 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – II round (classic)
5 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – III round (classic)
6 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – IV round (classical)
7 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – V round (classic)
8 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – VI round (classic)
9 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – VII round (classic)
10 July, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm – VIIІ round (classic)
11 July, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm – IX tour (classic)
July 11, 4:00 pm – Closing ceremony
12 July – Departure day

Participants who take 1-3 places are awarded with medals, diplomas and prizes.

The prize fund in the age category from 50 to 65 among men:
1 place – 56,250 KZT
2 place – 37,500 KZT
3 place – 31,250 KZT

The prize fund in the age category from 50 to 65 years among women:
1 place – 56,250 KZT
2 place – 37,500 KZT
3 place – 31,250 KZT

The prize fund in the age group over 65 among men:
1 place – 56,250 KZT
2 place – 37,500 KZT
3 place – 31,250 KZT

The prize fund in the age group over 65 among women:
1 place – 56,250 KZT
2 place – 37,500 KZT
3 place – 31,250 KZT

According to the results of the Championship, participants who receive the right to participate in the following competitions are determined:

– Personal World Championship in standard chess among seniors for those who took 1st place in tournaments 50-65 years and 65 and older;

– Personal Asia Championship in standard chess among seniors for those who took 2nd place in tournaments 50-65 years and 65 and older women;

– Personal World Championship in standard chess among seniors for those who took 1st place in tournaments 50-65 years and 65 and older;

– Personal Asia Championship in standard chess among seniors for those who took 2nd place in tournaments 50-65 years and 65 and older women;

Preliminary applications for participation in the competition to determine the total number of players are accepted until 23 June 2019.

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