International Chess Federation
38° Internationaal Open van Geraardsbergen 2023
Place:Geraardsbergen, Belgium
Time control:90min/end+30sec/move from move 1
Time control type:Standard
Time control description:90min/end+30sec/move from move 1
Number of rounds:9
Tournament system:Swiss
Chief organizer:Dirk Flamee
Arbiters:Sylvin De Vet; Marc Van Dyck; Luc Cornet
Chief arbiter:Marc Bils
Number of players:200
Address coordinates:Three locations (main location = Zaal The Preacher, Markt 9, 9500 Geraardsbergen)
Phone:+32 488 22 99 01
Official website:

FIDE homologated. So only for players with a FIDE-ID. Players without a FIDE-ID must ask their rating officer for it. Two ½-point absences till round 7 can be granted, if communicated before the start of the tournament. There is also a 5 round non-FIDE 55+ Open Tournament (first 4 rounds start in the afternoon, last round starts in the morning). On Monday and Tuesday evening there are two FIDE rapid tournaments (5 round each) and on Wednesday evening there is a FIDE blitz tournament (9 rounds).