Special Competition Rules

Players may only agree to a draw after 30 moves have been made by black. Players violating this rule will be forfeited.

Any player who has not arrived at the board 15 minutes after the start of the session shall lose the game.

All team captains must be Fide licensed trainers.

The appeal submission fee is set at two hundred Euros (200 EUR).

The chairman and 2 members of the Appeal Committee and Chief and deputy arbiters of the competition will be announced by ECU no later than October 10th, 2021. Two more members of the Appeal Committee will be elected by the team captains at the captains` meeting.

The ECU Dress Code as described in detail in the ECU regulations (shorts, caps, slippers, sunglasses, hats – except for religious reasons, etc. are not allowed). The ECU anti-cheating guidelines, the FIDE Code of Ethics and the ECU Fair Play Code are valid for all the European Championships and all players, arbiters, organisers & participants shall observe these regulations.