2nd International Chess Tournament of ANOGIA “IDEON ANDRON”




ORGANIZERS: Anogia Chess Club, Heraklio Chess Club.

CO-ORGANIZERS: Municipality of Anogia, Decentralized Administration of Crete, Hersonissos Chess Academy, Sport Club N. Alikarnassou “Nei Irodotou”, N. G. C. Heraklio.

PLAYING SYSTEM: Swiss FIDE  9 (nine) rounds.

PLAYING VENUE:    Bank Piraeus’ Events Venue, Anogia – Crete.

CHIEF ARBITER:    Sotiris Logothetis


Confirmation of Participation: Wednesday, 10-7-2013   15.30 – 16.15

Opening Ceremony:   Wednesday,     10-7-2013             16.30

1st Round:        Wednesday       10-7-2013               17.00

2nd Round:        Thursday          11-7-2013               10.00

3rd Round:        Thursday          11-7-2013               17.00

4th Round:        Friday                12-7-2013              17.00

5th Round:       Saturday           13-7-2013               17.00

6th Round:       Sunday             14-7-2013               17.00

7th Round:       Monday             15-7-2013              17.00

8th Round:       Tuesday            16-7-2013             17.00

9th Round:       Wednesday      17-7-2013              10.00

ClosingCeremonyWednesday, 17-7-2013      17.00

Rate of play: For each player ninety (90) minutes plus 30 seconds per move (from move 1) for the first 40 moves and after move 40 additional thirty (30) minutes for the completion of the game. Players that do not show up for their game after one (1) hour from the official start of a round are be forfeited. 


General fee 40€. This fee does not apply for players over 2300 international rating. For players under 18 years old and members of the clubs of the organizers the participation fee is 30€. For players coming from abroad the participation fee can be paid during the confirmation of participations. In this case an email to should be sent where the full data of the participants should be mentioned (Full name, Int. Rating, Nationality, Title, Fide ID).

PRIZES (Total 4000 €):

1st winner:          1300  euros

2nd winner:         1000  euros

3rd winner:           500  euros

4th winner:           250 euros

5th-6th  winner :  300  euros (2Χ150)

7th-10th winner: 300 euros (4Χ75)

1st woman:  150 euros  2nd Woman: 100 euros 3rd woman: 50 euros

1st under  2000 ELO: 50 euros

1st under 1600 ELO: Cup & book

Cups and metals for 3 first positions for age groups (boys and girls) 18, 14, 10 and female age groups 18, 14,10


TIE BREAKS: Following tiebreaks:  1) Sum of progressive scores, 2) Number of victories, 3) Bucholtz. In case of tie the money prizes are split equally. The player that claims more than one award is receiving ONLY the biggest.


ACCOMODATION: For limited amount of players (40) with international rating over 2100 it is provided FREE accommodation (in double or triple room with no meal included)


Information – Participation : email: Tel: 0030 6972857752 (Mr. Manolis Ntagiantas), 0030 6973988346 (Mr. Michalis Ntagiantas) or  0030 6937880733 (Mr. Kostas Klokas).