Sport director

Gerhard Herndl

Salzburger Schachverband

(Salzburg Chess Association)


Individual tournament without divisions. It is a Swiss-system tournament with a total of 9 rounds. The playing time per match is 30 minutes. The rules of the World Chess Federation (FIDE) apply.

Sport Venue

Messezentrum Salzburg (1st floor)

Am Messezentrum 1

5020 Salzburg


How to get there

Bus stop:


Public transport:

Bus numbers 1 and 8



Schedules and results:

Competition format

Women’s and men’s individual tournament in a total of 9 rounds played according to the Swiss system. The time limit per player and game is 30 minutes. Four rounds will be played on Thursday (27 June) and five on Friday (28 June).


Thursday, 27 June 2019:

9am 1st round

11am 2nd round

Noon – 2pm Lunch break

2pm 3rd round

3.30pm 4th round


Friday, 28 June 2019:

9am 5th round

10.30am 6th round

11.30am–1.30pm Lunch break

1.30pm 7th round

3pm 8th round

4.30pm 9th round

5.30pm Award ceremony


Competition rules

The rules of the World Chess Federation (FIDE) apply.

Arbiter: IA Gerhard Herndl



In the event of a tie, the Buchholz Cut 1, the Sonneborn-Berger and, thirdly, the direct encounter will be used to break the tie.


Important information

Please ensure that you leave yourself enough time to get from your accommodation to the sport venue. In addition to public transport, you are welcome to make use of our two special bus lines: ECSG Linie Rif (R) and ECSG Linie Wals (W). Special shuttle buses (leaving from the Messezentrum) are also available for participants in our golf and cycling events. For more information, please ask at your hotel reception or visit the infopoint at the Messezentrum.


Each person participates in the European Company Sport Games 2019 in Salzburg at their own risk.

Each participant is responsible for ensuring that they have appropriate accident insurance coverage.