The Main Library of AGH University of Science and Technology

Chess Tournament on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the AGH Main Library- - 14th May 2022


 Welcome to the Chess Tournament on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the AGH Main Library!

Organisers: AGH Main Library, Chess Club Dwie Wieże Krakow

Place: AGH Main Library, Reading Room, ground floor, room 5

Link to registration

Date: 14 May 2022

The tournament on the occasion of the AGH Library's anniversary is open to everyone.  The Swiss system is used for 9 rounds at the pace of 10 minutes + 5 seconds per move. Participation in the tournament should be registered via chessmanager until 12 May 2022. In the case of free places, it is possible to register participation before 10:00 am in the playing hall on 14.05.2022.  The entry fee of PLN 20 per person must be paid by the chessmanager service.  
Financial prizes for places 1-6 in the amount of:1000, 700, 600, 500, 400, 300 PLN and for juniors born in 2011 and younger:   PLN 300, 200, 100. For the top three women prizes of 500, 300, 200 PLN. There are diplomas and cups for the awarded players for places 1-3.
Important information: 

  1. The tournament is governed by the current FIDE and PZSach regulations. The final interpretation of the announcement belongs to the organizer
  2. Limit of participants - up to 140 people.
  3. Tournament participants have to insure themselves. The organizer does not provide educational care for underage tournament participants. Guardians are responsible for their behavior.
  4. Each participant entering the tournament agrees to the recording and publication of his or her statements in the form of interviews and images in the form of photographs, film recordings used by the press, television, radio, and the Internet, as well as to the processing of personal data and image.
  5. The Organizer reserves the right to use free of charge audio-visual materials produced during the tournament, in particular photos, film footage, interviews, and sound recordings presenting the participants for information and promotional purposes of the Organizer or the Sponsor, in connection with coverage of the tournament
  6. The tournament is open to healthy individuals and those not under quarantine related to Covid-19
  7. A buffet of tea and coffee will be provided during the tournament
  8. Free parking will be provided for the duration of the tournament. Entrance: AGH main car park, 7 Reymonta St., password: szachy