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May 29

Get Fresh May Rapid Cup

May 29 @ 10:00 - 14:30


«Get Fresh May Rapid Cup»

Nicosia, Cyprus

29 May 2022



Organizers: SIMBA Trainers – FIDE Endorsed Academy & Get Fresh

Playing Venue: Get Fresh Nicosia Center



Open to all players. The event will be FIDE Rated. Only 20 players may participate – on a first come first serve basis.

System of play: The tournament will be held using the ”World Cup System” Players will be broken up into 4 groups of 5 where a single round robin tournament will take place and decide which player will qualify into the Knock-Out Stages. The Knock-Out Stages will consist of 4 players where a Semi-Final and then a Final will be played over two games of chess. In case of a tie, tie-break games will be played.

Time control: Each player will have 5 minutes for the whole game with a three second increment per move.

Tournament Director: To Be Announced

Chief Arbiter: FA Mark Bryan



The winner and the finalist of the tournament get trophies.

The 4 players in the Knock-Out phase will recieve chess related coupons with a total worth of 100 EUR at popular chess sites where they can purchase books or other chess software. The first place will get a voucher worth 50 EUR, Finalist 30 EUR, and each Semi-Finalist 10 EUR.

The winner will also recieve a Get Fresh Cup and a Get Fresh Bag from Get Fresh.

All participants will receive a Get Fresh voucher from Get Fresh.


Tie-breaks (Group Stage):

  1. Direct Encounter
  2. Sonneborn Berger
  3. Koya-System
  4. Greater Number of Victories
  5. Greater Number of Victories with Black



Entry Fees:

  1. 20 Euros – Entry Fee includes a brunch item from the Get Fresh Menu as well as a coffee/juice.

REGISTRATION: Online registration can be done on this page below until all 20 places have been booked.

PAYMENT: We only accept online payment for this event.


Playing Schedule:

Group Stage Pairing                           29 May 10:00

Group Stage Round 1                          29 May 10:15

Group Stage Round 2                          29 May 10:35

Group Stage Round 3                           29 May 10:55

Group Stage Round 4                           29 May 11:15

Group Stage Round 5                           29 May 11:35

Knock-Out Stage Pairing                     29 May 12:15

Semi-Final Round 1                               29 May 12:20

Semi-Final Round 2                               29 May 12:40

Semi-Final Tie-Breaks                           29 May 13:00

Finals Round 1                                        29 May 13:20

Finals Round 2                                        29 May 13:40

Finals Tie-Breaks                                    29 May 14:00

Closing Ceremony – Prize Giving        29May 14:20


General Organizer: Mark Bryan

Phone No.: +357 99250797

E-Mail: info@simba-trainers.com

Website: https://simba-trainers.com/


The Organizing Committee shall resolve any matter that is not mentioned in the regulations.


May 29
10:00 - 14:30
Event Category:


Get Fresh Nicosia Center
Ανδρέα Δημητρίου 4D-E
Nicosia, 1066 Cyprus
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