International chess open December
3-11th, 2022
Benidorm (Spain)

Hotel Meliá Benidorm
December 3-11th 2022
Benidorm Chess Open

Presentation

Since the 70s, international chess has been closely linked to the city of Benidorm, especially the Benidorm Chess Club, founded in 1968 in the San Sebastián bar where the most passionate fans gathered. After a few years of parenthesis, once again the Benidorm City Council is committed to promoting the organization of chess events with the BENIDORM CHESS OPEN.

42.000€
price pool

141 non-cumulative cash prizes

2  carpeted
lounges

Of 600 & 700 square meters

9 days
9 rounds

 Play each and every day of the tournament

Fanzone with
Great Master

Analyze your moves and shop merchandise

Free coffee
break

 Enjoy a free snack during the match

7.500€ in prizes for hotel guests

50 non-cumulative prizes of 150€

Night-time
Superblit

With 1.000€ in prizes

Security in all lounges

No electronic devices allowed

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Competition

Two simultaneous International Open for professionals and amateurs will be organized: OPEN “A” SUPRA 2000 and OPEN “B” SUP 2000, in the Swiss System with 9 rounds, for nine days in a row, with a game rhythm of 90 ’+ 30” per movement.

Games for the first round will begin at 5:30 PM. Rounds 2 to 8 at 4:30 PM, and the last round will begin at 9:30 AM on Sunday, December 11.

The pairings will be made with computer programs approved by FIDE and the development of the competition will be available on the international website info64.com.

Patience and caution are fundamental principles

International Open

Simultaneous International Open: OPEN “A” SUPRA 2000 and OPEN “B” SUP 2000

Results

The results will be published online on the international website info64.com

OPEN A
(SUPRA 2000)

OPEN B
(SUP 2000)

TECHNICAL TEAM and REFEREES

Prize pool of over € 42,000 distributed in 141 non-cumulative cash prizes.

(The withholding established by the Treasury will be applied to the prizes in accordance with current legislation.)

REGISTRATION (SUPRA 2000 Y SUP 2000):

THE ORGANIZATION WANTS TO THANK THE ACCOMMODATED PLAYERS FOR THEIR LOYALTY BY OFFERING 50 CASH PRIZES OF € 150 EACH, ADDING A TOTAL OF € 7,500

REGISTRATION (SUPRA 2000 Y SUP 2000):

80 € per player until October 30

100€ per player until November 20

120€ per player until November 29

Both open will be held in the halls of the HOTEL MELIÁ BENIDORM. In order to participate in the competition and in the parallel activities, the players must be staying at the hotel and have made the reservation exclusively through the organization’s website, where there are exclusive offers for the participants and their companions.

The only exception to this rule is for federated players in the province of Alicante and Valencia and with residence at a distance of less than 100 km from the game room. Right of admission reserved.

The return of the registration fee will only occur in the case of force majeure and the financial and management expenses incurred will be deducted.

THE ORGANIZATION WANTS TO THANK THE ACCOMMODATED PLAYERS FOR THEIR LOYALTY BY OFFERING 50 CASH PRIZES OF € 150 EACH, ADDING A TOTAL OF € 7,500

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HOTEL MELIÁ BENIDORM

Located in Rincón de Loix, the Meliá Benidorm Hotel is the perfect option to host the Benidorm Chess Open thanks to its excellent location, its complete and comfortable facilities and the quality of its services.

The hotel has a spectacular lake pool, an indoor heated pool, magnificent garden areas, large dining areas, parking for the exclusive use of our clients, 10 meeting rooms and a complete gym, among other excellent services.

December 2022

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY 2
17:00 to 21:00 h. - Open A and B players reception and accreditation in the Meliá Benidorm Hotel
SATURDAY 3
10:00 to 16:45 h. - Open A and B players reception and accreditation in the Meliá Benidorm Hotel

16:45 h. - Publication of the definitive list of players of the Open A and B

17:00 h. - Publication of round 1 pairing of Open A and B

17:30 h. - Start of 1st round of Open A and B
SUNDAY 4
11:00 h. - MASTERCLASS CONFERENCE IN FAN ZONE

16:30 h. - Start of 2nd round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
MONDAY 5
16:30 h. - Start of 3rd round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
TUESDAY 6
9:15 h. - SIMULTANEOUS with GM

11:00 to 21:30 h. – Registrations for the Super Night Blitz "Wednesday Chess" in FAN ZONE

16:30 h. - Start of 4th round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
WEDNESDAY 7
11:00 h. - MASTERCLASS CONFERENCE IN FAN ZONE

11:00 to 21:30 h. – Registrations for the Super Night Blitz "Wednesday Chess" in FAN ZONE

16:30 h. - Start of 5th round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.

23:00 to 01:00 h. - Super Night Blitz "Wednesday Chess" 3’+2”
THURSDAY 8
16:30 h. - Start of 6th round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
FRIDAY 9
11:00 h. - MASTERCLASS CONFERENCE IN FAN ZONE

16:30 h. - Start of 7th round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
SATURDAY 10
9:15 h. to 14:00 h. - SIMULTANEOUS with GM

16:30 h. - Start of 8th round of Open A and B

18:30 a 21:30 h. - The GM will analyze the games of the fans who request it on the Fan Zone giant screen.
SUNDAY 11
9:30 h. - Start of 9th round of Open A and B

15:00 h. - Open A and B awards presentation

17:00 h. - Bus departure for SUNWAY SITGES INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL 2022
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Parallel activities

Numerous parallel activities will be organized in the spectacular facilities of the Hotel Meliá Benidorm

lecture

Conferences

strategy (1)

Simultaneous GMs / MIs

king (1)

Exhibition games

wine

Wine tasting

social

Discounts activities

strategy

Chess Shop

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