Munich Open 2024

Muenchner Open A 2024 im 2. Muenchner Schachfestival

Munich Open 2024

2nd Chess Festival Munich
May 19th to June 2nd 2024

Gymnasium Moosach
Gerastraße 6
80893 München

9 rounds Swiss system (with Baku Acceleration)
Rate of play: 90 min./40 moves, 30 min./rest, Bonus 30 sec./move starting from move 1
A Open for players rated Elo 2000 or higher
B Open for players rated below Elo 2000
(Players born 2006 or later may be allowed to take part in the A Open even if rated below Elo 2000. Please contact the organizer about this.)


All players need to register in person before the start of round 1. The in-person registration takes place on Sunday, May 26th from 16:00 to 17:15.

Round 1: Sunday, May 26th, 18:00
Round 2: Monday, May 27th, 18:00
Round 3: Tuesday, May 28th, 18:00
Round 4: Wednesday, May 29th, 18:00
Round 5: Thursday, May 30th, 10:00
Round 6: Thursday, May 30th, 16:00
Round 7: Friday, May 31st, 18:00
Round 8: Saturday, June 1st, 18:00
Round 9: Sunday, June 2nd, 10:00

The victory ceremony takes place immediately after the conclusion of the final round.

Starting fee
Adults: 100(A)/80(B) Euro
Youth (2006 & younger): 80(A)/60(B) Euro
GM/WGM/WIM/WFM: no fee

Prize Fund

A tournament: Total Prize Fund 15,000 Euros
General: 5,000/2,500/1,500/1,000/750/500/250
Women: 1,000/500/300/200
Seniors (1964 & older): 500/250
Youth (2006 & younger): 500/250

B tournament: Total Prize Fund 1,500 Euros
General: 500/250/150/100
Women: 200
Seniors (1964 & older): 150
Youth (2006 & younger): 150

Additional Informationen
Chief Arbiter: Luis Blasco de la Cruz, IA
FIDE title norms can be achieved in the A tournament.

The tournament will be submitted to be rated for both Elo and DWZ.

Online registration