(1) Posted by Roland Ott [Friday, Dec 14, 2018 10:04]
Josef Kupper Memorial Composing Tourney
In memory of our late honorary member Josef Kupper (10.3.1932—5.6.2017) the Swiss Association for Chess Composition announces a memorial tournament for chess problems in two categories open for all composers.
Category A: Moremovers with 4-6 moves in Meredith form (8-12 pieces)
Judge: Ralf Krätschmer (Germany)
Category B: Helpmates with exactly 3 moves and at least 2 solutions. Therefore no problems with "H#3.5" respectively "White begins" and in case of position changes (a, b etc.) every position must have 2 solutions.
Judge: Norbert Geissler (Germany)
Limitations: 2 compositions per composer and category at most. Attributable consideration of joint compositions
Deadline for submissions: Latest on 15 June, 2019 per e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Prizes: Money and book prizes
Prize giving ceremony: On the occasion of the prize giving ceremony of the Josef Kupper memorial tournament of Schachgesellschaft Zürich in over the board chess (7 rounds on 14.-18.8.2019) on 18 August 2019 in Hotel Spirgarten Best Western in Zurich-Altstetten