Prizes
1st    1000  2nd    600  3rd   400    4th    250

Best non GM titled player

200

Best non titled player rated between 2300 and 2200 inclusive (FIDE Rated)

150

Best non titled player rated 2199 - 2100 (FIDE Rated)

150

Best non titled player rated 2099 - 1950 (FIDE Rated)

125

Best non titled player rated 1949 - 1800 (FIDE Rated)

125

Best non titled player rated under 1800 (FIDE Rated)

100

Best non FIDE rated player

50

Best non Welsh junior (Under 18 on 1.9.13)

75

Best Welsh junior (Under 18 on 1.9.13)

100

FOR PLAYERS WHO HAVE NOT WON ANY OF THE ABOVE PRIZES

Best Welsh player (ON FIDE LIST)

75

Best Non Welsh Player (ON FIDE LIST)

75

News

The Angel Hotel is offering bed and breakfast accommodation for the event at the following rates:

50.00 per room per night single occupancy inc VAT

63.00 per room per night double occupancy inc VAT

63.00 per room per night twin occupancy in VAT

To obtain these rates players should book rooms directly with the hotel quoting the chess congress.

Latest List of Entrants here
Updated: 30/01/2014

Enter Before June 30th for reduced rates

South Wales Chess would like to welcome back GM Mark Hebden!

Entry Fees

 

Before
31/1/2014

Between
31/1/2014 and
30/6/2014

After
30/6/2014

GM’s

Free

Free

Free

IM’s / Women GM’s

Free

Free

Free

FM’s/ Women’s IM

Free

Free

Free

2300 (FIDE) or above and not titled

160

160

160

2200-2299 (FIDE)

45

45

50

2100-2199 (FIDE)

65

75 

80

For the category below, enter before 31st January 2014 for 60

Under 2100 (FIDE) or unrated

75 

85

90

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Top Entrants

GM Keith Arkell (ENG)
GM Boris Chatalbashev (BUL)
GM Marijan Petrov (BUL)
GM Mark Hebden (ENG)
IM Petr Marusenko (UKR)
IM Jack Rudd (ENG)

11th South Wales International Open

25th-30th August 2014

Angel Hotel

Castle Street, Cardiff, CF10 1SZ

A British Championship Qualifier
Prize Fund - Over 3,000

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