Question: What does it mean to be a registered participant?
Answer: A participant that filled in the form (on the website or at the office of Moscow Chess Federation) and paid a tournament fee. When registering for “Open A”, you are kindly requested to specify the type of game (9 days (A9), 7 days (A7), 6 days (A6))
Question: How shall I pay the tournament fee?
Answer: To upload the payment slip from the website of the tournament in the box “Registration” and pay fee through the bank or to fill in the payment slip at the office of Moscow Chess Federation. Attention! Foreign participants (including CIS) shall pay a tournament fee in RSSU on February 1 (all the day) and on February, 2 (till 12 pm) in accordance with the time of tournament entry form sending.
Question:How can I get special conditions?
Answer: Grandmaster rated 2625 (Male) and over, 2475 (Female) shall be provided with the following guaranteed conditions: accommodation in “Tourist” hotel (2 minute walking distance from the chess venue) and three meals a day. Grandmasters rated 2570 – 2624 (Male) and 2425 – 2474 (Female) can also apply for provision of conditions till January 15, 2008. The decision on provision of conditions shall be taken after January 15. In this case the tournament fee without a payment increase can be paid after January 15 regardless of whether conditions have been provided to them or not.
Question: What should I do to book a hotel?
Answer: It is necessary to send via email an application for accommodation with specification of the room type, price, arrival and departure date: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any further questions on booking of hotels, please contact Irina Vladimirovna 89161909195
Question: What happens if a chess player who wants to take part in the festival fails to register till January 15, 2007?
Answer: The Organizing Committee reserves the right to refuse to register a participant after January 15, 2008. The participants that obtain a confirmation of registration after January 15, 2008, the tournament fee shall be increased by 1000 rubles.