chessmail U1800 2023-10

  • Application
  • 3 days/move
  • 200
  • 01.10.2023, 10:00

The tournament starts when the start date is reached or when the Director starts the tournament manually.

Rated games are played. To participate it is necessary to have played at least30 rated games on chessmail.

Participation in the tournament is limited to the following range of rating points:
At least 1400 rating points and not more than 1800 rating points.

Tournament Rules of chessmail U1800 2023-10

Conditions of participation

These are the requirements for participation in the tournament:

  • At least 30 rated games played
  • A chessmail rating between 1400 and 1800

Registration to the tournament and cancel an existing registration is possible until one hour before the start of the tournament. At least 3 participants are needed to start the tournament.

Use of tools

It must be used no chess computer or engine to find the chess moves in this tournament. Other aids, such as books, opening databases and the free board are allowed.

Tournament mode

In every round groups are created with a maximum of 5 players. The players in the groups play against each other, two games with both colors. Group winners qualify for the next round. There may be more than one group winner.

Games are rated as follows. Win: 1 point, Draw: ½ point, Loss: 0 points.

Game mode

The games will start automatically with the following settings:

  • Two games with both colors
  • Thinking Time: 3 days/move
  • Rated Game

You can make a pause during the tournament. Pauses are declared in the user settings.

Tournament direction

The tournament is mostly accomplished automatically. It will be directed by chessmail.