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Heart of Finland Open 2018

Heart of Finland Open 2018

Jyväs-Shakki chess club organizes the 28th open Heart of Finland -chess tournament in Jyväskylä, Finland at 16.7.-22.7.2018. The tournament will be played in 9 rounds according to Swiss system. The first two rounds have accelerated pairing and the tournament is Elo rated and there are possibilities to reach FIDE title norms. Players receive 90 minutes [...]

13th Poti Open

13th Poti Open

The 13th Poti Open is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 13-20 July 2018 in Poti, Georgia. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. The Main – A Open Tournament will be held at the Chess [...]

U.S. Girls Junior Championship 2018

U.S. Girls Junior Championship 2018

The best female U.S. junior chess players return to Saint Louis, the “nation’s Chess Capital”, this summer as the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis hosts the U.S. Junior Closed Championship from 12-21 July 2018. The event is the most prestigious chess tournament in the country for junior players under the age of [...]

St. Marti Open 2018

St. Marti Open 2018

The St. Marti Open is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 13-21 July 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. Players receive 90 minutes for the entire game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – [...]

U.S. Junior Championship 2018

U.S. Junior Championship 2018

The best U.S. junior chess players return to Saint Louis, the “nation’s Chess Capital”, this summer as the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis hosts the U.S. Junior Closed Championship from 12-21 July 2018. The event is the most prestigious chess tournament in the country for junior players under the age of 21. [...]

Orbis GM and IM tournaments

Orbis GM and IM tournaments

The Orbis GM is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 14-20 July 2018 in Paracin, Serbia. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software [...]

Leiden Chess Tournament 2018

Leiden Chess Tournament  2018

After a succesfull start (in 2007) the 12th Leiden Chess Tournament is being organized. The organization is in hands of the Stichting Denksportpromotie Nederland, a foundation for mindsports. The tournament is sponsored by donations to the foundation (2 main-sponsors en more then 20 co-sponsors). The tournament will take place in the Leiden Denksportcentrum, from July [...]

Vellmar Chess Days 2018

Vellmar Chess Days  2018

The 10th Vellmar Chess Days are held from 12-15 July 2018 in Vellmar-Frommershausen, Germany. The format is 7-round Swiss in three rating groups. The A-Open is broadcast. Players receive 90 minutes for the whole game, plus 30 seconds per player per move starting from move one. The open is divided in 3 sections. 67 players [...]

European Youth Team Championships

European Youth Team Championships

The European Youth Team Championships of the age groups open u18, girls u18, open u12 and girls u12 are 7-round Swiss tournaments taking place from 12-18 July 2018 in Bad Blankenburg, Germany. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from [...]

Polugaevsky Memorial 2018

Polugaevsky Memorial 2018

The Lev Polugaevsky Memorial is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place in Samara, Russia from July 10-18, 2018. The event is part of the Russia Cup series. Players have 90 minutes for 40 moves then 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Live games with analysis will [...]

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