THE 1ST STAGE OF A CHILDREN’S CUP OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN BY CHESS

From May 18 to May 24, 2019 in Kyzylorda, the first stage of the Kazakhstan Children’s Cup will be held – the International Chess Festival “Aralbai Makhambetov Memorial”. According to the results of the competition, candidates for participation in the Final of the Children’s Cup of Kazakhstan in 2019 will be determined.

The event will consist of five major tournaments:

– blitz-tournament – without age restrictions, not lower than the second category;
– tournament A – open tournament, without age restrictions, not less than the 1st category;
– tournament B – the 1st stage of the Kazakhstan Cup for children under 14 years old, no less than the 3rd categories;
– tournament C – stage 1 of the Kazakhstan Cup for children under 10 years old, no less than the 4th categories
– tournament D – team tournament.

In tournament “A” and the blitz tournament a guaranteed prize fund of 675,000 tenge is established.

Prize-winners in tournament A are awarded with the following cash prizes:

– 1st place – 150 000 tenges;
– 2nd place – 100 000 tenges;
– 3rd place – 75 000 tenges;
– 4th place – 50 000 tenges;
– 5th place – 25 000 tenges.

Also in tournament A there are additional prizes for:

– the best result among women – 25 000 tenges;
– the best result among veterans (1956 g / r and older) – 25 000 tenges;
– the best result among chess players of Kyzylorda region – 25 000 tenges.

The following prizes are provided for winners of the blitz tournament:

– 1st place – 75 000 tenges;
– 2nd place – 50 000 tenges;
– 3rd place – 25 000 tenges;
– The best result among women – 10 000 tenges;
– The best result among veterans – 10 000 tenges;
– The best result among chess players of Kyzylorda region – 10 000 tenges;
– The best result among young men – 10 000 tenges;
– The best result among girls – 10 000 tenges.

Winners and prize-winners of tournaments “B” and “C” (1-5 places) are awarded with valuable prizes, and additional ones in the following categories:
Tournament B

– The best result among boys born in 2007 and younger;
– The best result among girls born in 2005 and younger;
– the best result among girls born before 2007.

Tournament C

– The best result among boys born in 2011 and younger;
– The best result among girls born in 2009 and younger;
– the best result among girls born before 2011.

To take part in the tournament please send a preliminary application until May 13, 2019 to: kyzylordaopen@mail.ru

Download the application form

 Download the regulations of the tournament

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