Tournament Y

Youth open for players U14 with ELO until 2199

  • Regulations

    Swiss system, 9 rounds, FIDE rules, ELO rated

  • Time limit

    90 minutes per game per player + 30 seconds per move starting from the move 1.

  • Schedule


    Monday 15.08. 14:00-16:00 Registration
    16:30 Opening ceremony
    17:00 1st round
    Tuesday 16.08. 11:00 2nd round
    17:00 3rd round
    Wednesday 17.08. 15:00 4th round
    Thursday 18.08. 11:00 5th round
    17:00 6th round
    Friday 19.08. 15:00 7th round
    Saturday 20.08. 15:00 8th round
    Sunday 21.08 11:00 9th round
    18:30 Closing ceremony
  • Entries

    Early registrations (by specifying your Name, ELO, Date of Birth, Country and accommodation if necessary) for the tournaments A – D and Y should be sent before the 1st of August either by e-mail: chess@rtu.lv or by filling the application form in the section “Registration”.

    The onsite registration according to the schedule of the corresponding tournament is mandatory also for online pre-registered participants, including participants that have free entry. The organizers reserve the right to exclude players that have missed the onsite registration deadline from the tournament.

  • Entry fee

    35 EUR

  • Late registrations

    Players whose application to tournaments A-D and Y will be registered after the 1st of August 2022 will pay an additional charge of 10 EUR.

  • Late arrival

    Waiting time in the Tournaments A – D and Y in case of late arrival is 30 minutes.

  • Tie-breaks

    The following tie-break criteria are used: 1) Mini Bucholz (without worst result), 2) Bucholc and 3) Rating Performance.

  • Prizes

    There are no financial prizes. The players will be awarded valuable prizes in total worth at least 3 000 EUR. At least 15 different prizes are guaranteed.