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15-12-2011, 04:27 AM

The European Rapid Chess Championship will take place in Warsaw, Poland on 17th -18th of December 2011, with the participation of 790 chess players. The European Rapid Chess Championship is organized by Warsaw Foundation for Chess Development in cooperation with the Polish Chess Federation, under the auspices of the European Chess Union. The total prize fund of the event is 20 000 eur as 4000 eur are for the winner.

All participants play 13 rounds according to the Swiss system. The rate of play, except of tie-breaks, is G-15'+10'' (15 minutes for a game for a player, with an increment of 10 seconds per move). The rate of play in tie-breaks is 5 minutes for white and 4 minutes for black for a game, with an increment of 1 second per move. There will be a parallel blitz chess championship on December 16th

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