Nordic Championship for Youth in Drammen, Norway
Thursday February 16th to Sunday February 19th 2017
The Norwegian Youth Chess Federation (USF) and Konnerud Youth Chess Club invites you to the Nordic Championship for Youth 2016 in Drammen.
The tournament will be held in it’s entirety at Scandic Park Hotel in Drammen, a comfy hotel close to the river, several parks, the city center and the airport express train.
Time and Place
The championship will be held from Thursday February 16th to Sunday February 19th 2017. The venue is Scandic Park Hotel in Drammen, Norway.
Arrival and departure
We ask all participants to arrive before 19:00 on Thursday February 16th.
If possible we ask our participants to depart Sunday evening, but it will also be possible to depart Monday morning.
Tournament / Live coverage
The tournament is played according to the regulations for the Nordic Championship. Five groups:
A. Born 1997 or later
B. Born 2000 or later
C. Born 2002 or later
D. Born 2004 or later
E. Born 2006 or later
All groups will play six rounds in the FIDE Swiss Dutch system.
Drawing of colors will be done during the opening ceremony.
The time control is 90 min. per game with additional 30 seconds per move starting from the first move.
We expect live coverage of all 30 games.
Thursday February 16th
1900-21:00 Welcome dinner and Opening Ceremony
21:15 Captains meeting
Friday February 17th
09:00 Round 1
15:00 Round 2
Saturday February 18th
09:00 Round 3
15:00 Round 4
Sunday February 19th
09:00 Round 5
14:00 Round 6
18:00 Closing Ceremony
Monday February 20th
The Organizer, The Norwegian Youth Chess Federation, covers accommodation with full board for 10 players and 1 head of delegation from each country.
The players will be accommodated in two double rooms and two triple rooms.
The head of delegation will be accommodated in a single room.
Accommodation / catering
Parents, coaches etc. can take advantage of the following options of accommodation and catering (prices are per room and per night):
Single room (breakfast only): 600 NOK
Single room (full board): 850 NOK
Double room (breakfast only): 750 NOK
Double room (full board): 1250 NOK
Triple room (breakfast only): 950 NOK
Triple room (full board): 1700 NOK
Please book the extra rooms to the organizer, email@example.com
Payments are invoiced after the tournament.
Cancellation no later than 3 days before the event, Monday the 13th February.
Fly to Oslo Lufthavn Gardermoen (OSL)
then regular train or Airport Express Train to Drammen. This Airport Express Train leaves every 20 minutes.
Bus or train directly to Drammen
The latest date for sign up is January 25th 2017.
Please use the registration form found in the e-mail or on the registration page. If you have issues with the form, please contact Kristoffer Gressli
Phone: +47 21 60 81 20