XXIX Heart of Finland Open, July 15-21, 2019
Jyväs-Shakki ry. (Jyväskylä Chess Club) proudly organizes the XXIX Heart of Finland chess tournament in Jyväskylä, July 15-21, 2019. There will be 9 rounds of play in one group, and there is a possibility to achieve title norms (if sufficient amount of titled players participate).
Playing site: JAMK University of Applied Sciences, main campus, Rajakatu 35, Jyväskylä. Entrance door D1.
Time control: 90 min / 40 moves + 30 min, 30 sec increment beginning from move 1.
Entry fees: Adults: 100€. U20 (born 1999 or later) and players with FM-title 70€. No entry fee for players with GM- or IM-title.
Registration: By paying the entry fee to the bank account of the tournament: FI84 1394 3500 0776 11 (BIC: NDEAFIHH), please include the following information in the message field: name, club, federation, FIDE ID. You can also use the registration form in 'Registration'.
Info: Sami Hämäläinen, email@example.com, +358 40 5123864.
Confirmation of participation Mon 15.7. at 12.00-15.30
Opening ceremony Mon 15.7. at 16.00
- greetings from the president of the Finnish Chess Federation, Riikka Wulff
- a word from the main arbiter of the tournament, Mika Hakala
- piano performance by Jason Kouchak, Across the Water (own composition), Anthem (from the musical Chess)
- coffee/tea & cake
Round 1 Mon 15.7. at 17.00
Round 2 Tue 16.7. at 10.00
Round 3 Tue 16.7. at 17.00
Round 4 Wed 17.7. at 12.00
Round 5 Thu 18.7. at 10.00
Round 6 Thu 18.7. at 17.00
Round 7 Fri 19.7. at 12.00
Round 8 Sat 20.7. at 12.00
Round 9 Sun 21.7. at 10.00
Prize giving ceremony after final round, Sun 21.7. approximately at 16.00
Welcome to Jyväskylä!