Kuwait National Championship of Chess
Date: 09th July– 19th July 2012.
Place: The Kuwait Mind Sports Building.
Organizer: Kuwait mind sports association, Kuwait Chess Federation.
Tournament director: Adel Al Amiri
Chief arbiter: Rogovskyi Vladimir.
Right of participation: Registered players of Kuwait.
Starting fee: free
Tournament is conducted under the rules of FIDE and regulations of this tournament.
System of tournament: Swiss system of 9 rounds.
Rate of game: 2x 1,5 h + 20s/move,
Waiting time is 1 (h) in case of late arrival,
Recording moves will be a must, smoking is not allowed (only is few places), mobile phones must be shut off.
A 10 min break will be allowed (where chess clocks will be stopped) for prayer.
Criteria used for ranking and prizes distribution: 1. Number of points,
2. Buchholz , 3.S-Berger, 3. Progress, 4. Mutual game, prizes are not divided.
The top 4 players will be for the national team, while 2 extra players will be under reserves.
1round – Mon., 09.07 6 round – Sun.,15.07
2 round -Tues., 10.07 16.07 – day off
3 round – Wed., 11.07. 7 round – Tues, 17.07
12.07 – day off 8 round – Wed., 18.07
4 round – Fri., 13.07 9 round –Thu.,19.07
5 round – Sat.,14.07
Starting time: 6 pm sharp