To the Chess Federations of
Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Slovakia and
Switzerland, and to Mr.
Chess Federation of Slovenia has the honour to invite your representatives to the MITROPACUP 2009. The tournament will be organised with two separate sections, men’s section and women’s section.
Dates: Arrival 9 May 2009
Opening ceremony 9 May 2009, 15:30
Rounds 1 – 8 9 - 16 May 2009, 16:00
Round 9 17 May 2009, 09:00
Closing ceremony 17 May 2009, 15:00
Teams: Each team is composed of four men plus one reserve (for men´s section) and two women plus one reserve (for women´s section) and one team captain. Women’s section will be organised only if at least 6 teams will register by April 10.
Time Control: 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to finish the game, with 30 seconds increment after each move starting from move 1.
Chief Arbiter: Janko Bohak, International Arbiter
Prizes: The first three teams will be awarded crystal trophies by Rogaska Crystal and gold, silver and bronze medals
Accommodation: Each team is provided full board accommodation in one triple room and three double rooms in Hotel Sava**** and Hotel Zagreb****. Additional single rooms (surcharge 15€/day + tourist tax) and accommodation for accompanying persons can be organised (half-board, standard: 70 € (double), 80€/day (single)+tourist tax).
Travel details (see Internet site): transfer from
Costs: An organisation fee of 200 Euro per person has to be paid by April 17 to the bank account of the organiser:
BANK ADRESS: Kolodvorska 9, 1000
SWIFT code BIC: SZKBSI2X
Account holder: SAHOVSKA ZVEZA SLOVENIJE
ADDRESS: Bravnicarjeva ulica 13, 1000 Ljubljana
Registration: Please send the enclosed registration form by April 10 to:
Internet site: http://www.sah-zveza.si/mitropa/
Chess Federation of Slovenia
President Tournament director
Milan Knezevic Primoz Kokalj