International Draughts Federation (IDF) in accordance with the Calendar of competitions in 2019 holds from 23 to 31 March 2019 in Tbilisi (Georgia) 1st Stage of World Cup 2019 in draughts-64 – International competition “Georgia-2019”. Competitions will be held in three programs: Blitz, Rapid and Classic.
International Draughts Federation IDF in accordance with the calendar of the competitions in 2019 holds in Tbilisi (Georgia) following events in draughts-64:
– Training events, 20 – 22 March 2019;
– 1 st Stage of World Cup 2019 in draughts-64 – International competition “Georgia-2019”, 23 – 31 March 2019.
Venue and accommodation of participants is in the Hotel Kalasi at Kote Afkhazi str. 25, 0105, Tbilisi (Georgia).
Competitions will be held in three programs: Blitz, Rapid and Classic.
System of all programs is Swiss, by the system of micro-matches consist of two games with the drawing according to the official table (745 positions), obligatory in both games of micro-match.
In each program winners among men, women, juniors up to 20 years (born in 2000 and younger) and veterans are determined.
Participants of 1st Stage of World Cup get points in the overall standing of the World Cup in accordance with the Regulations of the World Cup 2019 in draughts-64.
Tournament fee for participation is 50 Euro; for Georgian players – 30 Euro.
Participants who have paid the tournament fee are allowed to participate in all three programs.
The cost of accommodation for participants at two and triple occupancy – 35 USD per person per night.
For all questions about participation in competition you need contact with IDF office on e-mail: [email protected]
Applications for participation in competition and booking accommodation must be submitted to the IDF office on e-mail: [email protected] not later than 9 March 2019.