The “Chess Academy of Thessaloniki” in co-operation with “Thessaloniki & Halkidiki Chess Union”, announces the 5th International Open Chess Tournament “Alexander the Great”, which will be held with open participation and seven (7) rounds Swiss system.
The tournament will be held in the 5-star “Porto Carras Grand Resort” on the seaside of Halkidiki, Northern Greece from 7 May (1st round) to 12 May 2013 (7th round).
Time control: for each player 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from the 1st move. The FIDE system rules are valid and the tournament will be FIDE rated. Total prize fund: 3000 euros!