2nd Thor L¸vholt Memorial Team Tournament
Dear National Delegates & Friends
for ICCF Europa Zone (and Cape Verde),
As agreed by the Europa Zone
meeting at the ICCF Congress 2012, a 2nd Team tournament is to
be organised with the same criteria as the 1st Thor Lövholt
Memorial. ICCF-Europa invites entries from member federations
for this team tournament specially designed for medium-rated
players. It is dedicated to the memory of Thor Lövholt (former
President of the Norwegian CC federation). The first tournament
attracted entries from 30 federations (out of 36) organised into
3 Semi-Finals. This number of entries was very good & the
tournament was enjoyed by all the players. The Final of the 1st
tournament is currently ongoing. Each federation is invited to
submit a team of 6 players for this team tournament with the
· Played on the Webserver at 10
moves in 40 days.
· 6 Players per Team. Each player
will play 8 to 12 games each depending on the number of entries.
· Each member federation may enter
1 Team. Hopefully, there will be enough entries for a
Preliminary then a Final.
· Boards 1 & 2 – Under 2300
(Maximum rating 2299) (Title Norms may be available)
· Boards 3 & 4 - Under 2250
(Maximum rating 2249)
· Boards 5 & 6 - Under 2200
(Maximum Rating 2199)
· All Players must be under the
Rating threshold for the last two consecutive rating periods
(The 2013/3 and 2013/2 rating lists will be used for the
Preliminary round). Note: Players whose ratings increase over
the rating thresholds following the Preliminary section will
still be eligible to participate in the Final but any
replacement players must meet the rating requirements.
· Players new to ICCF or unrated
· Winning three Teams to receive
Certificates and/or Medals.
There will be no entry fee.
Entries should be submitted no
later than 15 August 2013 to the Tournament Organiser – Neil
Limbert (email@example.com) with tournament start
All entries should include the
· Names, ICCF ID numbers
· Board order
· Name and e-mail address of the