GeneralThe 2nd Ursel Othello Open will be held on Sunday January 19th 2020. More information can be found in the sections below. Questions and remarks can be sent to the organisation. This tournament is part of the Belgian Grand Prix 2020 and the Foreigners Grand Prix 2020.
We're hoping to welcome many players!
SubscriptionsWe would appreciate upfront subscriptions. In this way we are sure to foresee a sufficient number of boards and clocks. Of course it remains possible to show up unexpectedly. There are several ways to subscribe:
Currently 6 players have officially subscribed for the A event
|Brecht Van Damme||BEL||A||1655|
|Frauke Van de Moortel||BEL||A/F||1492|
(**) not sure yet
Currently 10 players have officially subscribed for the promising tournament
|Karen Van Landeghem||BEL||P/F||339|
(**) not sure yet
Ijzeren Hand 16
ConceptMain event: 7 Swiss rounds (everyone faces opponent with the same amount of wins - as much as possible). The clocks will be set to 20 minutes for every player.
Promising event: 5 Swiss rounds (everyone faces opponent with the same amount of wins - as much as possible). The clocks will be set to 15 minutes for every player.
- 10 euro for advanced players
- 5 euro for beginners, students and unemployed
- free entry voor new and promising players
- 09:15 Venue open
- 09:30 Subscriptions
- 10:00 First round
- 13:00 Lunch
- 13:00 Initiation
- 14:00 Start Promising tournament
- 17:30 End of the tournament and prize ceremony
HotelsPlease check the hotel websites in the neighbourhood of Ghent for accomodation.
PrizesAt the end of the tournament a number of prizes in separate categories will be awarded.
- First place
- Second Place
- Best female
- Best beginner
- Best promising player/new player