• The tournament will be played according to the Swiss system in 7 rounds.
  • Each game will last 90 minutes plus a 30 seconds increase since the first move is made.
  • Two BYEs can be requested (0.5 points each) during the first 5 rounds.
  • An unjustified or unnotified no show will mean the immediate disqualification of the player.
  • The tie breaker systems will be drawn at the end of the last round between: total Bucholz, Performance, Direct result, and ELO rating of the opponent players.
  • The tournament will compute for ELO, FIDE and ELO FEDA.
  • The arbiter of the tournament will be AI José Francisco Suárez Roa.
  • It is completely forbidden to carry a cell phone or any electronic device. The player who fails to respect this rule will lose the game.
  • Players are not allowed to eat on the game table.
  • By signing in in this tournament, the players will be authorising their personal data and pictures to be published in different media (Chessresults, WEBSITE tournament, press, etc).
  • The FIDE official rules will be applied in case of any unexpected event or claim. Any claim will have to be made earlier than 3 hours after the ending of the game. In that case, an Appeal Committee will be created, and it will be composed of a certified player, a member of the Balearic Chess Federation and a member of the Club that is organizing the tournament.
  • Joining this tournament will entail the acceptance of these rules and regulations.
  • News and scores will be published in the tournament website.