NES chess championship

The championship will start in the beginning of February, and will be finished by the beginning of the exam season of third module. Applications for the championship are accepted until 23:59 Moscow time, Jan 30, 2009. Please send your applications to evg.sidorovsky(at) Please specify your first and last name, phone number, email and (attention!) any chess qualifications (if present). This is required to split players into groups. The scheme of the competition will be determined based on number of applications. Proposed time control - 15 minutes per player per game. Any suggestions and proposals about the competition are also accepted at the same address as above. Evgeny Sidorovsky.