FEDERATION FOR THE DISABLED OF SLOVENIA (ZŠIS) and THE
FEDERATION OF THE BLIND AND PARTIALLY-SIGHTED ASSOCIATIONS OF
you to take part in the
National Chess Championship of Slovenia for the blind and
partially-sighted with international participation
addition to the eight best blind and partially-sighted chess
players from Slovenia, we are also inviting up to 20
blind or partially-sighted chess players from abroad.
tournament will take place from midday on Friday , June 13th,
2003 (arrival date) until the evening of Friday ,June 20th,
2003 (departure date). The departure date may also be next day
tournament will be held in Izola (Isola) on Slovenia's Adriatic
of the accommodation and playing venue
oddiha ZDSSS “Mimi Breznik”
Sv. Petra 3
– 6310 Izola (Isola)
can be reached by car or bus from Ljubljana to Koper
(Capodistria) then via the coastal road to Izola, or by train to
Koper or via the international airports at Brnik (Ljubljana) or
Ronchi (Trieste, Italy).
- Izola 120 km
(Ljubljana) airport - Izola 135 km
– Izola 7 km
(Trieste) – Izola 65 km
participants will be accommodated and play their matches at the
modern ZDSSS recreational centre. The centre has rooms with two
or three beds with shower and WC. Food (breakfast, lunch and
dinner) will be served at the same location.
organisers will accept entries up to and including May 19th,2003.
must be made through the relevant national federation.
must be made on the enclosed entry form:
Mail to the
za šport invalidov Slovenije
– 1231 Ljubljana-Črnuče
++ 386 1 563 51 96
must be submitted together with proof of payment of the first
part of entry fee.
entry fee is EURO 210 per
person (accommodation and board) for the whole period of
first part – EURO 100 of
entry fee must be paid into
account of the Federation of the
Blind and Partially-Sighted Association of Slovenia,
Groharjeva 2, Ljubljana,
Nova Ljubljanska banka d.d., Trg republike 1
number: 02922 - 0014708590
cost includes accommodation from midday on Friday 13th,
June 2003 (arrival date) until the morning of Saturday 21st,
June 2003, as well as food and local transport on arrival and
departure (Koper – Izola – Koper).
second part of entry fee –
EURO 110 for
local transportation, accommodation and board costs are to be
paid at the reception of the ZDSSS Centre.
required, the organisers can arrange transport from Ljubljana
(railway station or the airport) to Izola at a cost of SIT 3500
or EURO 15
per person each way.
and provisional timetable
tournament will be played to IBCA rules according to the Swiss
system over seven rounds.
playing time for the first 40 moves is two hours and
then one hour
until the end of the match.
will be played every day between 15.00 and 21.00, except on
Friday, when the seventh round will begin at 9.00.
tournament will conclude on Friday at 18.00 with the
announcement of the results and the awards ceremony.
addition to awards and certificates, the top-ranked player will
receive EURO 400, the second-ranked player EURO 300 and the
third-ranked player EURO 150. The next three players will each
receive a prize of EURO 50.
players gain an equal number of points the higher-ranked player
will be decided by:
- M. Bucholz
- The winner of the
match between the players involved
- The position will
you require any additional information please write to the
Sports Federation for the Disabled of Slovenia at the following
za šport invalidov Slovenije
- 1231 Ljubljana-Črnuče
contact us by telephone (+386 1 563 52 02), fax (+386 1 563 51
96) or E-mail email@example.com.
Brane But l.r.
of the ZŠIS
President of the ZDSSS