We would like to inform you that
the registration deadline without an extra fee for the late
enrolment for Prague Open 2022 was prolonged by 2nd January 2022 and for Marienbad Open 2022 by 9th January 2022.
In the GM and IM round robin
tournaments, we offer the last vacancies for paying players and for IM players (in the IM tournament) with ELO FIDE
listscan be found
at the News section of the Czechtour website:
Playing conditions will remain the
same as they were in the summer so that players will be able to put off masks during the game. At the registration,
players of age 18 and older will have to present either a certificate of vaccination or passed disease of covid-19.
Children up to 12 years can play without any limitations. Youngsters of age 12-18 have to present either a certificate
of vaccination or passed disease of covid-19 or a negative PCR test not older than 3 days.
Information about the
current situation regarding covid in the Czech Republic:
At present, the number of newly infected people has been steadily declining for more than a month, and the situation
seems good from this point of view. It is very likely that anti-epidemic measures will not be significantly tightened
and both festivals will be able to run properly. As the organizers we will do our best for this.
To arrive in the Czech
Republic it is necessary:
- fill in the arrival form - https://plf.uzis.cz/
- children under 12 do not need any certificate nor test
- youngsters between the ages of 12 and 18 must be vaccinated or have passed a disease of covid-19 or have a PCR
test not older than 3 days
- persons over 18 years of age must have full vaccination, including a booster dose, otherwise they must have a
PCR test not older than 3 days. Importantly, no participants need to undergo
Throughout the festival, hygiene
measures will be taken in accordance with the regulations of the Czech government, public health office and the
national sport agency. The exact wording will be continuously updated on the website www.czechtour.net.
In conclusion, let us wish you all
the best for the New Year 2022 in your personal life and behind the chessboard. We hope that next year will be better
than last year and we will be able to meet together in tournaments in our beloved chess game.