The organisation of the World Cup*** has been allotted by the FMJD to draughts club Hijken DTC from 16th – 21st of October 2022.

The tournament will be held in accordance with the rules of the World Draughts Federation according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds, with separate rankings for men and women. Official FMJD software Draughts Arbiter will be used. All FMJD rules are valid.

Time control per game: 90 minutes for the first 45 moves. Then an additional 30 minutes + 30 seconds on each move until the end of the game. The results of the tournament will be included in the calculation of the FMJD rating system.

Tournament schedule

Saturday, 15 October
Arrival of participants

Sunday, 16 October
11:00 – Registration of participants
12:00 Opening ceremony
13:00 1st round


Monday, 17 October

09:30 2nd round

15:00 3rd round


Tuesday, 18 October

11:00 4th round


Wednesday, 19 October

09:30 5th round
15:00 6th round


Thursday, 20 October

09:30 7th round

15:00 8th round


Friday, 21 October

11:00 9th round

16:00 Closing ceremony

Playing venue

VOLTA
De Omloop 5, 9411 KA Beilen