Welcome

The 12th Vaujany International Chess Festival will be held in Vaujany (50kms south of Grenoble) between July 15th and July 23rd, 2021.It is organized by PROMO-ECHECS and takes place at the "Espace Loisirs" center. Players can register in one of the following 3 tournaments:

  • The A tournament (Tournoi Principal) is for strong players with  Elo rating >  1800. Approximately 15 IM and IGM are invited every year. The first prize amounts to 1200 € .
  • The B tournament  (Accession)  is for club players with  Elo  < 1900. The first prize amounts to 500 €.
  • The C tournament  (Petizelos) is for players with Elo < 1500. The first prize amounts to 100 €.

Details

templatemoRate of play :  All tournaments are played in 9 rounds. The time control is Fischer 100 min plus 30 sec / move for the first 40 moves, then 40 min plus 30 sec / move to finish.

Registration fees : The registration fees are 58 / 29 € for A tournament, 50 / 25 € for B tournament and 30 / 15 € for the C tournament. Half rate is for <20 years old players and for FIDE masters with Elo > 2200.

Prizes : The total prize fund is 8000 € minimum:  5400 € in the A tournament, 2200 € in the B tournament and 400 € in the C tournament. It will be larger if we get more than 150 players.