XIVth  CAPPELLE LA GRANDE INTERNATIONAL OPEN France

21 to 28 February 1998

Statistics by age and sex :

637 competitors

55 women (9 %)

19 veterans – over 60 - (3 %)

110 young including 37 Juniors -18/20- (6 %), 28 Cadets -16/18- (4 %), 23 Minimes -14/16- (4 %), 11 Benjamins -12/14- (2 %) and 11 younger (2 %)

 

Statistics by country and  club :

55 different federations represented by 305 players (48 % of the competitors)

 

                               Details by FIDE zones

 

            Europe : - Zone 1.1a : ENGLAND (11) - SCOTLAND (5) - IRELAND (2); - Zone 1.1b : NETHERLANDS (14) - BELGIUM (12) - MONACO (3) - LUXEMBOURG (1); - Zone 1.1c : ITALY (5) - SPAIN (4) - PORTUGAL (4); - Zone 1.2a : GERMANY (35) - AUSTRIA (4) - LIECHTENSTEIN (1); - Zone 1.2b : CROATIA (4) - ISRAEL (2) - MACEDONIA (1); - Zone 1.3 : DENMARK (7) - FINLAND (3) - NORWAY (2) - SWEDEN (2) -  ICELAND (2) ; - Zone 1.4 : POLAND (26) - ROMANIA (9) - SLOVAKIA (8) - CZECH REP. (7) - BULGARIA (5) - HUNGARY (3); - Zone 1.5a : GREECE (5) - YUGOSLAVIA (5) - TURKEY (3) ; - Zone 1.5b : ARMENIA (3) - GEORGIA (2); - Zone 1.6 : RUSSIA (37); - Zone 1.7 : LATVIA (8) - LITHUANIA (5) - ESTONIA (2); - Zone 1.8 : MOLDAVIA (3) - AZERBAIJAN (3) -  BELARUS (1); – Zone 1.9 : UKRAINE (14)

            America : - Zone 2.2 : CANADA (1);  - Zone 2.3 c : MEXICO (3); - Zone 2.4 : PERU (2) - BRASIL (1); Zone 2.5 : ARGENTINA (3)

            Asia : - Zone 3.1 : INDIA (2) – QATAR (1); - Zone 3.3 : CHINA (2) ; - Zone 3.4 : UZBEKISTAN (6) - TAJIKISTAN (1)

            Afrique : - Zone 4.1 : MOROCCO  (2) - ALGERIA (1); - Zone 4.2 : EGYPT (4) ; - Zone 4.3 : ANGOLA (2) - SOUTH AFRICA (1)

 

·       FRANCE, 104 FIDE rated  and 228 not FIDE rated, a  total of  332                          

-          NORD-PAS DE CALAIS League : 166

-          Other Leagues : 166

·       ILE DE FRANCE : 71

·       PICARDIE : 18

·       HAUTE NORMANDIE : 15

·       PROVENCE : 10

·       CHAMPAGNE-ARDENNES : 9

·       CENTRE : 9

·       ALSACE : 6

·       AQUITAINE : 6

·       FRANCHE COMTE : 5

·       POITOU CHARENTES : 4

·       DAUPHINÉ-SAVOIE : 3

·       LORRAINE : 3

·       BRETAGNE : 2

·       PAYS DE LOIRE : 2

·       AUVERGNE : 1

·       CÔTE D’AZUR : 1

·       MIDI-PYRÉNÉES  1

 

Statistics by title and rating category :

90 International Grandmasters (15 women) and 2 women from excluded federations, 1 Woman Honorary Grandmaster, 104 International Masters (15 women) and 1 from excluded federation, 27 FIDE Masters (2 women), 375 FIDE rated (59 % FIDE rated 33 women and 4 from excluded federations, 141 players rated over 2400, 153 rated between 2200 and 2399, 120 rated between 2000 and 2199, 66 rated between 1800 and 1999, 67 rated between 1600 and 1799, 44 rated between 1400 and 1599, 45 rated under 1400.