Spisska Borovicka - 18th theme tourney C 4.8.2006

Peter Gvozdják announces already his 18th thematical tourney Spisska Borovicka, competition for all kinds of original problems in 2 moves (#2, =2, h#2, s#2, r=2 etc...) and showing one of the CYCLONE themes. In addition, the White correction is required. Twins, more solutions, promoted pieces and any fairy pieces and/or conditions are allowed.

The prizes & the judge: bottle & CYCLONE & other books & Peter Gvozdják.

There are two ways of entering:
  1. You may send the entry by e-mail to Peter Gvozdják at peter.gvozdjak@gmail.com. In that case the entry should be received latest on July 15th.
  2. You may also give your problems at Wageningen congress personally to Peter Gvozdják. In that case he should receive your entry before Friday August 4th, 2006, 9.30 A.M.

Peter Gvozdják
Chess Composition Microweb 23.4.2006

1.Se5~? (zz)
1...Ke6 a 2.f5+ A Bxf5#
1...Kg6 b 2.Be4+ B Bxe4#
1...Kg4 c 2.Qxd7+ C Bf5#

1.Sd3! (zz)
1...Ke6 a 2.Be4 B Bb1~#
1...Kg6 b 2.Qxd7 C Bb1~#
1...Kg4 c 2.f5 A Bb1~#

Lacny cycle in the form recently condemned by Petko Petkov in The Ural Problemist, where he strongly objected against multiple mating moves in selfmates. Peter, on the other hand, is among those not considering this to be any defect in selfmates not aimed at final mates.

s#2 (12+9)

Comments to Juraj Lörinc.
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