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 separately for women and men in accordance with the rules of the World Draughts Federation according to the Swiss system in 9 rounds. 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.

The participants fee / inschrijfgeld

The participants fee for the World Cup*** (16-21 October):
€60 before October 1st, after that it will be €70.

Schedule of the tournament

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 2 round

15:00 3 round


Tuesday, 18 October

11:00 4 round


Wednesday, 19 October

09:30 5 round
15:00 6 round


Thursday, 20 October

09:30 7 round

15:00 8 round


Friday, 21 October

11:00 9 round

16:00 Closing ceremony

Playing venue

VOLTA
De Omloop 5, 9411 KA Beilen