the competition is part of the 80th FIDE congress
Galaxias Sports Club of Thessaloniki and the Greek Chess Federation organize the 2nd International rapid “Alexander the Great”. It will take place 16-18 October 2009 in Kallithea and will be a Swiss rapid with time control 25 mins for the whole game.
Players with ELO above 2400 and women above 2200 receive free participation. The total prize fund is over 1000 eur. Parallel to the rapid event a blitz competition is going to take place.
The tournamet Great Alexander is part of the 80th FIDE Congress will be held in the period from October 11th to
18th 2009 in Kallithea, Halkidiki, Greece at the G-Hotels Complex. Accomodation for teams is available at discount rates. For more information ontact the organizer Mr. Theodoros Tsorbatoglou at firstname.lastname@example.org