Max Euwe memorial tournament

The tournament is over. Knallfrosch has won!

Participants Kna fes Sao Points
Knallfrosch ½ ½ ½ 1   2.5
festa ½ ½ 1 ½   2.5
SaorAlba 0 ½ ½ 0 1.0

Tournament Rules of Max Euwe memorial tournament

Conditions of participation

These are the requirements for participation in the tournament:

  • At least 30 rated games played

Registration to the tournament and cancel an existing registration is possible until one hour before the start of the tournament. At least 3 participants are needed to start the tournament.

Use of tools

It must be used no chess computer or engine to find the chess moves in this tournament. Other aids, such as books, opening databases and the free board are allowed.

Tournament mode

In every round groups are created with a maximum of 5 players. The players in the groups play against each other, two games with both colors. Group winners qualify for the next round. There may be more than one group winner.

Games are rated as follows. Win: 1 point, Draw: ½ point, Loss: 0 points.

Game mode

The games will start automatically with the following settings:

  • Two games with both colors
  • Thinking Time: 3 days/move
  • Rated Game

You can make a pause during the tournament. Pauses are declared in the user settings.

Tournament direction

The tournament is mostly accomplished automatically. It will be directed by the club International club , represented by member mazerunner.

Additions to the rules by the tournament direction

Max Euwe memorial tournament ( born 20th of May1901 in Amsterdam; anniversary of the death 26th November 1981 )