GRENKE Chess Classic Baden-Baden
2 - 9 February 2015

Rules & regulations

The tournament will be held from 2-9 February, 2015. 

Venue: The Chess Centre in Kulturhaus LA8, Lichtentaler Allee 8, 76530 Baden-Baden

Time control: 100 min/40 moves + 50 min/20 moves + 15 min/rest of the game with a 30 sec increment from move 1

Draws: No draw offers before move 40

Tiebreakers: 1. Number of wins, 2. Number of wins with Black, 3. Head-to-head score

In case of a tie for first place: 2 games with 10 min + 2 sec a move; then if needed 2 games with 5 min + 2 sec a move; finally a game with 6 min for White and 5 min for Black + 2 sec a move (in case of a draw Black wins)

Default time: 30 minutes

Chief Arbiter: Dr. Markus Keller (International Arbiter)

Tournament Directors: Christian Bossert and Sven Noppes (FIDE Arbiter)

Live commentary will be available on the internet and in the tournament hall (commentators to be announced)

Entrance prices for the GRENKE Chess Classic Baden-Baden

Adult day ticket (5 Euro)
Reduced day ticket (3 Euro) - apprentices, disabled people, schoolchildren, students, conscripts

Adult tournament ticket (20 Euro)
Reduced tournament ticket (12 Euro) - apprentices, disabled people, schoolchildren, students, conscripts

By purchasing a ticket all visitors also gain free entry to the "Museum of Art and Technology" in Lichtentaler Allee 8.

For any questions regarding reservations please contact:
Patrick Bittner: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 0174-7030815