The Organizing Committee of the 1st European Small Nations Championship will organize an Open Blitz Tournament on Saturday 26 April 2014 at 19:00, at the Livadhiotis City Hotel (www.livadhiotis.com).
Download the Blitz Tournament regulations.
The tournament will be organized with 7 or 9 rounds Swiss System (depending on number of participants) with a time control of 5 minutes for each player (without increment). FIDE & CCF Laws of Chess for Blitz Play will be applied.
Tiebreaks are as follows:
1) Direct Encounter, 2) Buchholz, 3) Median Buchholz, 4) Sonneborn-Berger.
There will be no entry fees. Prizes will be given to the first three winners. Prize Giving will take place at the playing venue, at the end of the tournament.
Registration can be done either by contacting Paris Klerides or turning up at the tournament 30 minutes before.