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Tournaments in Saarbrücken (Germany)

Following Draughts tournaments were held in Saarbrücken (Germany) from the 16th to the 18th November 2018:
Draughts-64 (Brazilian version): 9th Open German Draughts-64 Championship ( 16- 17 November 2018)
Draughts-100: Saarbrücken–Open Draughts-100 Tournament (17 – 18 November 2018)
International grandmaster Gennady Shapiro (Germany) won 9th Open German Draughts-64 Championship.


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Information about competition

Information about competition

1.) Date:   The following Draughts tournaments take place in Saarbrücken (Germany) from the 16th to the 18th November 2018:

9th Open German Draughts 64 Championship ( – 17 November 2018)
Saarbrücken–Open Draughts-100 Tournament (17 – 18 November 2018)

2.) Organizer:   Interessengemeinschaft Damespiel in Deutschland, Verein Saarheimat e.V.

3.) Venue:   The Saarbrücken Open Draughts Tournament takes place in Saarbrücken (Germany), Address: Meerwiesertalweg 31, 66123 Saarbrücken, phone: 49-681-33040.

4.) Accomodation:  Europa-Jugendherberge (youth hostel) Saarbrücken, Meerwiesertalweg 31, 66123 Saarbrücken, phone: 49-681-33040,

Costs:
Double room 30,00 € per person (overnight and breakfast)
4-bed-room 24,50 € per person (overnight and breakfast)
Single room with extra charge possible on request, also half- and fullboard.

5.) Registration:   Registration until the 30th October 2018 at:

Igor Elvov

Am Homburg 9
66123 Saarbrücken; phone/fax: +49-681-4163919, mobile: 049-163-3798110, e-mail: [email protected]

Registrations for participants who need an entrance visa, should be submitted until the 10th september 2018 including country, name and birthday of the player, also the number of the foreign passport (if a visa is necessary).

6.) Approach:   By train: Train station is Saarbrücken-HBF (main station), from there by bus line 124 to the station „Prinzenweiher“.

By car: Autobahn A 6 Mannheim-Saarbrücken, exit St. Ingbert-West, passing the University, direction city, next to the Prinzenweiher.

7.) Inscription fee:   Adults 15 Euro, juniors up to and incl. 18 years – 7 Euro. For the Open German Draughts 64 Championship – 10 Euro.

8.) Play mode:   7 rounds by Swiss System under the rules of the FMJD, also at the Open German Draughts 64 Championship.

9.) Game speed:  35 min. + 5 seconds per move (Fischer System) per person until the end of the game. At the Open German Draughts-64 Championship 25 min. + 3 sec. per move.

10a.) Schedule of the 9th Open German Draughts-64 Championship:

Friday, 16th November 2018

until 17:30 h – Arrival of the players and registration
18:00 h: Opening of the tournament
18:30 – 19:30 h: 1st round;        19:30 – 20:30 h: 2nd round;
20:30 – 21:30 h: 3rd round;

Saturday,17th November 2018

09:00 – 10:00 h: 4th round;        10:00 – 11:00 h: 5th round;       11:00 – 12:00 h: 6th round;
12:00 – 13:00 h: 7th round;        13:30 h: Award ceremony.

10b.) Schedule of the Saarbruecken-Open Draughts-100 Tournament:

Saturday, 17th November 2018

15:00 h: Opening of the tournament
15:30 – 17:00 h: 1st round;         17:00 – 18:30 h: 2nd round;
18:30 – 20:00 h: 3rd round;         20:00 – 21:30 h: 4th round;

Sunday,18th November 2018

08:30 – 10:00 h: 5th round;        10:00 – 11:30 h: 6th round;
11:30 – 13:00 h: 7th round;        14:00 h:  Award ceremony, then departure of the participants.

This schedule can still be changed.

11.) Prize money and other prizes:

with 30 participants 200 € – 100 – 60 – 40 guaranteed. Best woman 30,00 €. Winners of the Open German Draughts-64 Championship 100 €. The best 3 players and the best woman, the best senior and the best junior in both tournaments received cups and certificates.

19-11-2018 9th Open German Draughts-64 Championship (Brazilian version) was held November 16 and 17, 2018, during the Saarbrücken-Open International Tournament in Saarbrucken (Germany). 24 players from Germany, Holland, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine took part in the competition.

The winner of the tournament became international grandmaster Gennady Shapiro from Germany. He had a better coefficient than Alexander Bleicher, who finished second. They have 11 points each. Valeriy Levchenko (Ukraine) took the third place with the result of 10 points.

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