2. Open Hvar 2023

2. Open Hvar 2023

The Hvar Chess Club is organizing an individual chess tournament called the 2nd Open Hvar 2023 from October 15 to October 21, 2023.

Organizer: Hvar Chess Club

Tournament informations for 2. Open Hvar 2023

Time control: FIDE 90 min + 30 sec/move

Link for Chess Results

Open chess tournament

The first round is scheduled for October 15, starting at 3:30 p.m. The rounds are scheduled on October 16 at 09:00 and 16:00. October 17 at 15:30, October 18 at 09:00 and 16:00, October 19 at 15:30, October 20 at 15:30, and the last round on October 21 at 09:00.

On October 19, starting at 10:00 a.m., an 11-round blitz tournament will be organized with a game tempo of 3 minutes plus 2 seconds per move.

The open tournament is played according to the Swiss system, FIDE version of 9 rounds, and pairings will be made using the Swiss Manager.

The right to participate

All domestic and foreign chess players who have a FIDE ID number, regardless of title and category, have the right to participate.
The tournament was registered with FIDE for the calculation of the FIDE rating for standard chess and with the HŠS for the calculation of the national rating.

Prize fund

Total prize fund: €13,000 (payment to the winner’s bank account within 5 days)
Main prizes:
1. prize 2.000 €
2. prize 1.500 €
3. prize 1.000 €
4. prize 700 €
5. prize 600 €
6. prize 500 €
7. prize 400 €
8. prize 300 €
9. prize 250 €

Special prizes

For the most successful players over 60 years old: €500 €300 €200
For the most successful female chess players: €500 €350 €250
For the most successful juniors (up to 20 years old) €400 €300 €200
For the most successful cadets (up to 16 years old) €400 €300 €200
For the most successful player ELO 1901-2100: €200
For the most successful player ELO 1701-1900: €200
For the most successful player ELO 1501-1700: €200
For the most successful player ELO 0-1500: €250

For female chess players, juniors and cadets, the prizes are added together.
For players over 60 years old and players according to the ELO rating, prizes are not added up.

Prizes at the blitz tournament

1. prize 220 €
2. prize 170 €
3. prize 150 €
4. prize 110 €
5. prize 90 €
6. prize 80 €
7. prize 70 €
8. prize 60 €
9. prize 50 €

Registration fee for the 2nd Open Hvar 2023

€30 for cadets (up to 16 years old)
€50 for players with a rating of 2400 and above.
€40 for other competitors
Players who are managed by FIDE under the CRO are obliged to pay the registration fee by October 13, 2023. year on club’s  account

ŠK HVAR: HR04 2340 0091 1108 3843 4
Players managed by FIDE under CRO who do not pay the registration fee by 13.10.2023. year they pay a 50% higher registration fee.


Registrations with personal data and FIDE ID number should be sent to the tournament judge by email: open.hvar.prijava@gmail.com


The organizer offers accommodation in AMFORA HVAR GRAND BEACH RESORTS ****

Located in a private bay, with a superb cascading pool and a wide range of activities suitable for couples, families and business events.

The prices are as follows:
A double room for one person is €80 per room per night
A double room for two people is €120 per room per night
The above prices include a full buffet breakfast, dinner and VAT.
Tourist tax in the amount of €1.35 per person per day is additionally charged at the hotel.

To reserve a room, contact us at reservations@suncanihvar.com or call us at +385 (0)21 750 – 750.
The organizer can guarantee accommodation in the official hotel only if the reservation and payment is made on time.

You will receive an invoice for prepayment or provide a credit card that will be charged prior to arrival.


If you come by catamaran directly to the port of Hvar:
Our porter will be in front of the catamaran (holding a sign with the inscription Hotel Amfora) in the port of Hvar and will take your luggage, which will be transferred to the hotel by van.
Hotel Amfora is located a 10-minute walk from the catamaran stop in Hvar port.
In accordance with the regulation, and in accordance with the standards of preservation of historical monuments and the environment, motor vehicles are not allowed to enter the old town center of Hvar, and therefore the transport of passengers is not allowed.