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8th International Chess Tournament of Anogia “IDEON ANDRON”,

18 – 25th AUGUST 2019

ORGANIZERS: Anogia Chess Club, Idaioi Chess Club, Heraklio OAA Chess Club.

CO-ORGANIZERS: Municipality of Anogia, Region of Crete.

PLAYING SYSTEM: Swiss FIDE  9 (nine) rounds. 3 groups:.

  • Group A for players with rating over 2100
  • Group B for players with rating lower than 2000
  • Group C for players without international rating

(players with rating 2000-2099 are freely selecting in which group to play).

PLAYING VENUE: Piraeus Bank’s Hall, Anogia – Crete


Time Control:  90 min for 40 moves + 30min + 30sec per move from the first move. Players that do not show up for their game after one (1) hour from the official start of a round are be forfeited. 


  • Group A for players with rating over 2100 (accommodation included):

General Fee: 120€. Without accommodation 50% discount

  • Group B for players with rating lower than 2000 (accommodation included with priority to Group A):

General Fee: 90€. Without accommodation 50% discount

Local Players: 30€

  • Group C for players without international rating (no accommodation provided):

General Fee: 20€.

This fee does not apply for the following title holders: GM, IM, WGM, WIM.

THE ENTRY FEE INCLUDES ACCOMMODATION FOR 8 NIGHTS (shared triple room with no meal included) but for limited amount of players. The rooms are of pretty good standards with their own WC, AC, wi-fi, fridge and TV.  Each room has plenty of space and three separate beds. Players not staying in the accommodation provided by organizers deserve 50% discount to the corresponding entry fee.

The minimum cost for each room is 270€ for 8 nights (i.e. including accompanying persons or family rooms.

A confirmation is considered valid only after the deposit of the correspondent entry fee to the following bank account:

Piraeus Bank: IBAN: GR 94 0171 1630 0061 6304 0030 989

ACCOUNT HOLDER NAME: Anogia Chess Club (Skakistikos Omilos Anogion),


Bank’s Address: Anogia Milopotamou, Crete

PRIZES A’ GROUP (Total 2.600 €):

1st winner:          1300€

2nd winner:           650€

3rd winner:            250€

4th-5th – 6th   winner:  300€ (3Χ100)

1st woman:  100 euros 

PRIZES B’ GROUP (Total 400 €):

1st winner:          250€

2nd winner:         100€

3rd winner:           50€

TIE BREAKS: Following tiebreaks: 1) Results between the opponents, 2) Buchholz cut-1, 3) Bucholtz, 4)Number of victories, 5)Sonnenborn-Berger. In case of tie the money prizes are split equally. The player that claims more than one award is receiving ONLY the biggest.

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