Fun Cup

Fun Cup is a tournament series to complement our club social evenings. They will take place during the Zürich school holidays. We’ll play fun chess variants. This is separate from the club cup. Winner of the Fun Cup is the person who has accumulated the most points by end of the 4 events. Best 3 of 4 rounds are counted and only Letzi members collect points.

Fun Cup 2018-19

The Schachclub Letzi Fun Cup is a four-tournament series of fast chess played during the Zurich school holidays, one tournament per night at our playing venue in Zurich.

Structure
4 tournaments – round-robin tournament or Swiss pairing

Participants
Members of Schachclub Letzi and guests

Time Control
Time control is per player per game
1 tournament is Armageddon 5 min. white, 4 min. black
1 tournament is hourglass chess 1 min.
1 tournament is bughouse 5 min.
1 tournament is gong chess 10 sec. per move

Tournament Plan
Attendance check: every tournament, 19:15
Round 1: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 19:30
Round 2: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 19:30
Round 3: Tuesday, April 20, 2019 at 19:30
Round 4: Tuesday, tbd at 19:30

Standings:

Rank
Name
R1
R2
Sum
1.
Roland Löhr
20
18
38
2.
Dimitrios Leventeas
14
16
30
3.
Ian Cary
25
25
4.
Michal Svagerka
25
(25)
5.
Willi Frech
20
20
6.
Werner Brunner
18
18
7.
Roger Loup
8
9
17
8.
Franco Rocco
16
16
9.
Oswald Odermatt
14
14
10.
Julien Cretin
12
12
11.
Vladimir Kokarau
11
11
12.
Daniel Muster
11
11
13.
Kurt Glatzfelder
10
10
14.
Thomas Güldenapfel
9
9
15.
Samuel Beatty
8
(8)

Fun Cup 2017-18

The Schachclub Letzi Fun Cup is a four-tournament series of fast chess played during the Zurich school holidays, one tournament per night at our playing venue in Zurich.

Structure
4 tournaments – round-robin tournament

Participants
Members of Schachclub Letzi

Time Control
Time control is per player per game
1 tournament is Armageddon 5 min. white, 4 min. black
1 tournament is bughouse 5 min.
1 tournament is hourglass chess 1 min.
1 tournament is gong chess 10 sec. per move

Tournament Plan
Attendance check: every tournament, 19:15
Round 1: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 19:30
Round 2: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 19:30
Round 3: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 19:30
Round 4: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 19:30

Playing Locale
Pflegezentrum Bachwiesen
Flurstrasse 130
CH-8047 Zurich

Prize
1st Place: 50 SFr
2nd Place: 30 SFr
3rd Place: 20 SFr

Rating (SSB/FIDE)
none

Championship Standing
The Fun Cup champion will be a member of SC Letzi who collects with the most points in the championship over the season. The best 3 of 4 results count. Points will be distributed according to the overall result of the respective tournament. Points are awarded to the top sixteen classified finishers in every tournament, using the following structure:

Points Distribution:

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Standings:

Pos.NameR1R2R3R4Points
1Werner Brunner221170
2Franco Rocco772446
3Thomas Lutz66342
4=Georg Kradolfer1441
4=Roland Löhr4141
6Roger Loup95340
7Kurt Glatzfelder5234
8Ian Cary3433
9Dimitros Leventeas8621
10Lukasz Wojciechowski318
11Patric Müller415
12Thomas Güldenapfel614
13Magdy Megeid5*
14Thomas Leone7*

Tournament Results:
Round 1 Blitz Armageddon
Round 2 Bughouse
Round 3 Hourglass
Round 4 Gong Chess