26th - 30 December 2021
Dear chess friends,
in order to ensure planning security for all participants and the current guidelines due to the pandemic, the BB Open has to be held in agreement with the management of the Hotel Mercure and the city of Boeblingen
in 2G mode ...
that means, only vaccinated or recovered players are allowed to participate!
I hope for your understanding, and if the situation should change, this will be updated here on the homepage. If the Open has to be cancelled due to the Corona Pandemic, the entry fees for the Open will of course be refunded and there will be no cancellation fees at the hotel.
1.Prize 1.000 €
2.Prize 800 €
3.Prize 600 €
4.Prize 500 €
5.Prize 300 €
6.Prize 200 €
7.Prize 100 €
8.Prize 80 €
9.Prize 60 €
10.Prize 50 €
The 1. prize is guaranteed. The other prizes are valid only if at least 120 paying participants attend.
Seniors (born 1961 and older)
Youth (born 2001 and younger)
1.Prize 100 €
2.Prize 50 €
(Guaranteed only if at least 5 Teams attend)
Rating prices by TWZ:
< 2000 100 €
< 1800 100 €
< 1600 100 €
< 1400 100 €
< 1200 100 €
9 rounds swiss system, Fischer-Clock
40 moves in 90 minutes, 30 minutes rest, + 30 seconds per move.
1. round: 26-Dec-2021 at 4 p.m.
2. round: 27-Dec-2021 at 9:15 a.m.
3. round: 27-Dec-2021 at 3:30 p.m.
4. round: 28-Dec-2021 at 9:15 a.m.
5. round: 28-Dec-2021 at 3:30 p.m.
6. round: 29-Dec-2021 at 9:15 a.m.
7. round: 29-Dec-2021 at 3:30 p.m.
8. round: 30-Dec-2021 at 9:15 a.m.
9. round: 30-Dec-2021 at 3:30 p.m.
then award ceremony
70 € (Youth, born 2001 and younger): 60 €)
Extra charge for registration on the day the tournament begins:
Youth 10 €, adults 15 €
(GM, IM, WGM, WIM are free)
By money transfer of the entry fee until 10-Dec-2021 to
IBAN: DE28 6035 0130 0000 0679 33
BIC: BBKRDE6BXXX, KSK Böblingen,
Account holder: Schachclub Böblingen e.V.
You have to specify your name and chess club.
Closing date at the venue to the tournament director is 26-Dec-2021 at 3 p.m. All registration forms must be delivered to the tournament director at the venue at 26-Dec-2021 until 3 p.m.
The registration is only valid if payment is received by 10-Dec-2021. If payment is received later, participation cannot be guaranteed.
Phone Germany: +49 176 61985487
International arbitrator Jens Wolter.
The ranking in case of level score will be according to the opponent’s average, main prizes according to the Hort-System, no double prizes, cups and winner's certificates for ranks 1-3, DWZ and elo evaluation. In the Open scoresheets with carbon copies are used.
The default time is 1 hour.
Players of a foreign Federation without Elo / DWZ rating number require a written confirmation of their association on their playing ability.
The Mercure Hotel provides us this year again with the entire contingent of rooms at special rates. In order to be granted this special price, you must mention the keyword "Schachturnier" when booking.
Please sign up by email or phone to the hotel directly (very important!!!...do not use the online portal of the Mercure).
Mercure Hotel Böblingen,
Phone: +49 7031/645-0
Single room rate at Mercure: 74,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
Single room rate at ANA Living: 94,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
Double room rate at Mercure: 94,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
Double room rate at ANA Living: 114,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
3-bedded room rate at Mercure: 114,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
3-bedded room rate at ANA Living: 134,00 € per room and night incl. breakfast
To avoid misunderstandings please make sure to book a complete period. Example: December 26 to December 30 or December 26 to December 31...Thank you very much!