Regulations

1.  Group stage
a) First, You need to play 3 matches in groups. You have time until the end of February. Captains are obliged to contact other captains of their group and play 16 boards match on BBO. They also need to inform when you are going to play particular match and to send *.LIN (BBO file containing all data of played boards) after the match to [email protected].
b) VP table is up to 25-0. You can find it here (You just send me results in IMP)
c) Results of not played matches (until the end of Feb) will automatically be scored 8 - 8 VP, or 18 - 0 VP if only one team is responsible.
d) Results will not be published until the end of all matches in all groups.
e) From each group 1st and 2nd team and 2 best from 3rd places will advance to the next stage (knock-out, round of 32)

2. Knock-out stage (Round of 32) [March] 32 boards in two segments of 16 (it is possible to change players after first half)

3. Knock-out stage (Round of 16) [April] 32 boards in two segments of 16 (it is possible to change players after first half)

4. Quarter-finals [May] 32 boards in two segments of 16 (it is possible to change players after first half)

5. Semi-finals [June] 32 boards in two segments of 16 (it is possible to change players after first half)

6. Final [July]