The Peruvian Chess Federation is organizing the Gran Prix IRT Peru 2015 Norte from 19-22nd November at the Universidad Privada Antenor Orrego (UPAO) in Trujillo, Peru.
The event, dedicated to memory of Víctor Raúl Lozano Ibáñez, is also qualification for the Gran Final en la Ciudad de Lima and for the national team for the upcoming Baku Chess Olympiad 2016.
Grandmasters Julio Granda Zúñiga and Emilio Córdova and WGM Deysi Cori Tello have already qualified for the national team. At the same time, Grandmasters Jorge Cori and Christian Cruz are already qualified for the Lima Gran Final.
The tournament will be completed over 8 rounds of Swiss system. Tournament director is Boris Ascue Alagòn and Chief Arbiter ia IA Luis Degregori.
Participants (top 10 seeds):
1 GM Cori Jorge PER 2590
2 GM Cruz Cristhian PER 2533
3 FM Terry Renato PER 2471
4 IM Vera Siguenas Deivy PER 2469
5 WGM Cori T. Deysi PER 2429
6 IM Leiva Giuseppe PER 2400
7 Cori Quispe Kevin PER 2397
8 FM Escalante Ramirez Brian Sebas PER 2381
9 FM Cuellar Diego PER 2372
10 Fernandez Fernando PER 2328