XIIIth CAPPELLE LA GRANDE INTERNATIONAL OPEN France

15 to 22 February 1997

Statistics by age and sex :

504 competitors

49 women (10 %)

21 veterans over 60 - (4 %)

96 young including 30 Juniors -18/20- (6 %), 25 Cadets -16/18- (5 %), 18 Minimes -14/16- (4 %), 12 Benjamins -12/14- (2 %) and 11 younger (2 %)

 

Statistics by country and club :

48 different federations represented by 243 players (48 % of the competitors)

 

Details by FIDE zones

 

Europe : - Zone 1.1a : ENGLAND (14) - SCOTLAND (5); - Zone 1.1b : BELGIUM (6) - NETHERLANDS (10) - LUXEMBOURG (1) - MONACO (2); - Zone 1.1c : SPAIN (2) - ITALY (6) - PORTUGAL (3); - Zone 1.2a : GERMANY (20) - SWITZERLAND (3); - Zone 1.2b : CROATIA (3) - MACEDONIA (2) - ISRAEL (1); - Zone 1.3 : FINLAND (2) - NORWAY (2) - SWEDEN (1); - Zone 1.4 : POLAND (20) - BULGARIA (10) - ROMANIA (7) - SLOVAKIA (9) CZECH REP. (2) - HUNGARY (2); - Zone 1.5a : ALBANIA (2) - GREECE (1) - TURKEY (3) - YUGOSLAVIA (4); - Zone 1.5b : ARMENIA (3) - GEORGIA (3); - Zone 1.6 : RUSSIA (42); - Zone 1.7 : LATVIA (7) - LITHUANIA (4) - ESTONIA (3); - Zone 1.8 : UKRAINE (20) - MOLDAVIA (1) - AZERBAIJAN (2)

America : - Zone 2.2 : CANADA (1); - Zone 2.3a : CUBA (1); - Zone 2.3 b : COLOMBIA (2); - Zone 2.3 c : MEXICO (1); Zone 2.4 : PERU (1); Zone 2.5 : ARGENTINA (2)

Asia : - Zone 3.1 : QATAR (1); - Zone 3.4 : UZBEKISTAN (2) - KAZAKHSTAN (1) - TAJIKISTAN (1)

Africa : - Zone 4.1 : MOROCCO : (1) - TUNISIA (1)

 

       FRANCE, 70 FIDE rated and 121 not FIDE rated, a total of 191:

-          NORD-PAS DE CALAIS League :128

-          Other Leagues : 63

       ILE DE FRANCE : 18

       PICARDIE : 18

       CHAMPAGNE-ARDENNES : 4

       HAUTE NORMANDIE : 4

       PROVENCE : 4

       FRANCHE COMTE : 3

       POITOU CHARENTES : 3

       CENTRE : 2

       ALSACE : 1

       AQUITAINE : 1

       BASSE NORMANDIE : 1

       BRETAGNE : 1

       DAUPHINE SAVOIE : 1

       LANGUEDOC : 1

       PAYS DE LOIRE : 1

 

Statistics by title and rating category :

75 International Grandmasters (18 women), 1 Woman Honorary Grandmaster, 93 International Masters (12 women), 25 FIDE Masters (2 women), 295 FIDE rated (59 % of the competitors), including 36 women, 131 players rated over 2400, 117 rated between 2200 and 2399, 64 rated between 2000 and 2199, 55 rated between 1800 and 1999, 55 rated between 1600 and 1799, 46 rated between 1400 and 1599, 36 rated under 1400.