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Chess Regulations
1. Organisation
a. The Chess Committee of the 13th European Maccabi Games will be responsible for the Chess competitions of the 13th European Maccabi Games.
b. All the Chess events will be played according to the FIDE rules and regulations, its interpretations and supplements will be binding.
c. The Chess Committee of the 13th European Maccabi Games will determine the venues and times of the Chess competitions and players will be notified accordingly.
d. The Chess committee is authorized to make changes as deem necessary.
e. The Open as well as the Junior tournament will be coed, however there will be a separate medal table.

2. Equipment
Chess boards and clocks will be provided by the Chess Committee of the 13th European Maccabi Games.

3. Open Tournament
a. Participation is open to all Fide rated players without distinction of occurrence, and each country may send three unrated players.
b. The event will be held according to the Swiss System in 15 doubled rounds.
c. Rounds will be played by the Active Chess method. In first game time control is 25min for a player per game, in second – 15min for the game.

4. Junior Tournament
a. Participation is open to all Fide rated players without distinction of occurrence, and each country may send five unrated players.
b +c are same as for the Open Tournament

5. General
a. These regulations are but one part of the complete 13th European Maccabi Games Regulations, and must be read along with the instructions found in "Basic Regulations and Disciplinary Procedures".
b. In the event of a discrepancy between the Regulations written here and those appearing in the "Basic Regulations", the regulations written here will apply and be binding.
c. The Chess Committee of the 13th European Maccabi Games has the authority to make changes in any or all-technical regulations.