Norðurlandamótið í skólaskák 2019 – Nordic Youth Chess Championship

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    Hvenær:
    15. febrúar, 2019 @ 10:00 – 17. febrúar, 2019 @ 20:00
    2019-02-15T10:00:00+00:00
    2019-02-17T20:00:00+00:00
    Hvar:
    Hotel Borgarnes
    Borgarnes
    Ísland
    Tengiliður:
    Icelandic Chess Federation
    +354 568 9141

    Welcome to the Nordic Youth Championship 2019, hosted by the Icelandic Chess Federation.

    Location and accommodation

    The tournament and the accommodation will take place in Hotel Borgarnes (www.hotelborgarnes.is). Same venue was used Nordic Girls Championship 2018.

    Borgarnes  is located in the west coast of Iceland – 77 kilometers distance from Reykjavik.  The distance from Keflavik airport is 116 km or about 1½ hour drive.

    Travel 

    We recommend rental cars.  Fastest, easiest and cheapest.  Easy roads to drive between Keflavik airport and Borgarnes.  We are able to arrange mini buses for teams if wanted.  Please let us know with at least week notice.

    Program: 

    Thursday, February 14:

    • Arrival
    • 18.00-20.00    Dinner
    • 20.00              Captain´s Meeting

    Friday, February 15:

    • 08.00-09.00    Breakfast
    • 10.00-14.00    1. round
    • 13.30-14.30    Lunch
    • 16.00-20.00    2. round
    • 19.30-20.00    Dinner

    Saturday, February 16:

    • 08.00-09.00    Breakfast
    • 10.00-14.00    3. round
    • 13.30-14.30    Lunch
    • 16.00-20.00    4. round
    • 19.30-20.00    Dinner

    Sunday, February 17:

    • 08.00-09.00    Breakfast
    • 10.00-14.00    5. round
    • 13.30-14.30    Lunch
    • 16.00-20.00    6. round
    • 19.30-20.00    Dinner and prize-giving

    Monday, February 18:

    • 08.00-09.00    Breakfast
    • 09.30               Departure

    The schedule is subject to change if necessary. The final schedule will be published after the registration deadline.

    Tournament rules

    Six rounds using the Swiss system. Each player gets 90 minutes with a 30 seconds increment for every move. The tournament is divided into five age groups, from A to E, with a maximum of two players per country in each group.

    • Class A:  For players turning 18, 19 or 20 years 2019.
    • Class B:  For players turning 16 or 17 years 2019.
    • Class C:  For players turning 14 or 15 years 2019.
    • Class D:  For players turning 12 or 13 years 2019
    • Class E:  For players turning 11 (or younger) years 2019.

    Costs 

    The Icelandic Chess Federation covers accommodation and food for two players in each group and one team leader from each country – 2 triple rooms, 2 double rooms, 1 single room.

    The cost for accompanying persons – full board:

    • Four persons room – pr.  person ISK: 35.900.-
    • Triple rooms – pr. person           ISK: 39.900.-
    • Double rooms – pr. person         ISK: 44.900.-
    • Single room                              ISK: 57.900.-

    Accompanying persons have to pay their national federation, which in return will be invoiced by the organizer.

    Registration 

    Please use the attached Entry form and return to skaksamband@skaksamband.is.  The registration deadline is Monday January 14, 2019.

    Website: Not ready yet.

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