International Losing Chess meeting
September 12-13, 1998
Simultaneous display of Losing Chess
by two of the strongest players in the world!
Joost Beltman (NL, FICS-ELO 2400)
Vincent Geerlings (NL, FICS-ELO 2350)
Joining is free, but restricted to 40 participants
by order of entering.
Each winner will receive a copy of Stanislav Goldovski’s
Losing Chess Wizard,
one of the best Losing Chess programs at the moment.
Open tournament of Losing Chess
1st prize: CHF 200.-
2nd prize: CHF 150.-
3rd prize: CHF 100.-
7 rounds, Swiss system
Time control: 15min/game, per player
Entry fee: CHF 20.- , free for juniors and players
rated over 2000
on FICS Suicide Chess rating list
Saturday, September 12
From 10.30 AM on : Greeting of participants, welcome drinks.
2 PM : Simultaneous display by Joost Beltman and Vincent Geerlings.
8.30 PM : Computer match / human vs computer contest.
Sunday, September 13
11 AM : Session of short talks.
2 PM : Open 15-minutes games tournament (1st prize : CHF 200.-)
7.30 PM : Closing dinner.
Organization and place
The meeting is organized and sponsored by:
FM Fabrice Liardet,
11, rue F. Durafour, 1220 Avanchet (Switzerland)
and will take place at:
Club des Aînés « Les Cèdres »
9, rue du Grand-Pré, Genève,