International Chess Federation
KOSICE SIM-SIM OPEN 11th Ladislav Kotan Memorial - Prizepool 5.000 €
Place:Kosice, Slovakia
Time control:90 min for 40 moves + 30 min + 30 s/m from 1st move
Time control type:Standard
Time control description:90 min for 40 moves + 30 min + 30 s/m from 1st move
Number of rounds:9
Tournament system:Open swiss
Organizer:Šachová škola Košice (Chess School Kosice)
Chief organizer:FA Alexander Riabov
Arbiters:FA Rebeka Nadzamová
Chief arbiter:Roman Juhár
Number of players:100
Address:Kosice, Slovakia
Address coordinates:Student´s dormitory, Povazska 7 (map:
Official website:

Open 8-days lasting 11th International Chess Tournament with Prizepool 5.000 €, 1stprize 500 €, 10th prize 350 € and overall 30 awarders in other categories.

It is played in Košice (located in eastern Slovakia). Košice has their own airport (incl. Ryanair connection) and it is 290 km from Budapest, 100 km from Uzhhorod, 230 km from Krakow or 480 km from Wienna.

There will be also Blitz tournament on the Sunday with Prizepool 400 €.

Many common activities are prepared for players: campfire with guitar, attending of lake and the biggest Zoo in the Europe, soccer tournament.

Košice are the 2nd biggest city in Slovakia. It has nice parks and museums, swimming pools and the biggest Zoo in Europe.

Regulations - read it here

Registration form - register now here