SM 2010
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Publicerad den 5 februari 2010
Axel Smith
Swedish Championship open for foreign players!
The Swedish Championship will be held in Lund 3-11 July 2010.

The full Invitation can be seen here, or downloaded as a printable pdf-file.

For questions, please contact Axel Smith, or +46-737693386
Entires can be made on the homepage, if you click on "ANMÄLAN" to the right, or by contacting the organizer.

Who can participate?
Non-Swedish players are allowed to participate in "Schack-SM" if they are registred for another federation abroad.

Sections open for non-Swedish players are Mästarklassen, Klass I, II, III & IV, Veteran Allmän and Weekendturneringen. The Elo or Swedish national rating required to qualify for Mästarklassen is 2150, for Klass I it is 2000 and for Klass II it is 1800. Players who does not meet these requirements are placed in Klass III. For players without Swedish rating or Elo, the strength of play will be estimated by the organisers on basis of the national rating.

Time control and schedule

The main tournaments will be played July 3-9, with one game per day. Mästarklassen and Veteran Allmän is played according to the Swiss system, and the other groups as round robins. See the full invitation for more information. In the main tournaments, each player has 120 minutes each, and adds 60 minutes after move 40.

The weekend tournament will be played July 9-11, as a round robin with six players, grouped after rating. There is one game on the first day and two games each on the remaining days. Each players has 90 minutes, and adds 30 minutes after move 40.

Grand Hotell and Hotell Lundia in Lund city centre offer very advantageous prices for chess players. Booking of rooms can be made on (+46) 46-280 62 00, or on the Internet (, Single rooms cost 450 SEK / night, double rooms cost 650 SEK / night and a double room with an extra bed 850 SEK.

Hotell Djings Khan offers the same price if you book at least six nights. Djingis Khan is situated on Margaretavägen 7, 500 meters from the playing hall, and can be reached on +46 46 33 36 00 or Djings Khan does also offer dinner (soup + main course) for 50 SEK, which should be ordered when you book your room.

Remember to mention that you are a chess player to enjoy our advantageous prices!

Scandic Star is also offering the same price! Mention booking code SCH030710X. Scandic Star is situated on Glimmervägen 5 in the southern part of Lund. Contact Scandic via 046-285 25 00 or

We wish all foreign players welcome! 




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