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European Youth Chess Championships 2014

European Youth Chess Championships 2014

Georgia and European Chess Union have the honor to invite all ECU member federations to participate in the European Youth Chess Championships, which will take place in Batumi (Black see), Georgia between October the 18th (arrival) and October the 29th (departure). The championship will be held in 5***** Batumi hotel “Sheraton Batumi” (built in 2010). [...]

Canadian Open 2014

Canadian Open 2014

This year’s Quebec Open will be merged with the Canadian Open in one super-tournament to be held on 19-26th July in the “Grand Salon” of the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth, in Montreal. The 9-round Swiss tournament is organized by the Quebec Chess Federation. The total prize fund is $25,000, with $20,000 guaranteed. Sections and prizes Over [...]

34th Benasque Chess Tournament 2014

34th Benasque Chess Tournament 2014

The 34th edition of Benasque International Chess Tournament is taking place from 4th to 12th July 2014 in Benasque, a town in the heart of the Spanish Pyrenees. The event is a 9-round Swiss, valid for FIDE and FEDA rankings, and provides the opportunity of winning title norms. The time control will be 90 minutes for [...]

European Youth U18 Team Chess Championship 2014

European Youth U18 Team Chess Championship 2014

Iasi County Chess Association, Romanian Chess Federation and European Chess Union have the honour of inviting youth teams from each national chess federation to participate in the European Youth U18 Team Chess Championship organised in Iasi, Romania, from 14th July (Arrival) to 22nd July (Departure) 2014. Each national federation may enter an unlimited number of [...]

4th Amsterdam Science Park Open 2014

4th Amsterdam Science Park Open 2014

The fourth Amsterdam International Chess tournament will be held from 5th to 13th July 2014. The playing conditions will be perfect in a high-tech, sportive and inspiring environment. The venue is the new sports centre Universum at the Amsterdam Science Park, where the chess players are surrounded by renowned scientists, researchers, high-tech companies, an impressive beta [...]

FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2014

FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2014

The FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2014 will be held in Durban, South Africa from 18th September to 30th September 2014 organized by the South African Chess Federation under the auspices of FIDE. All FIDE members and chess academies are cordially invited to participate in the 2014 World Youth Chess Championships. The Local Organizing Committee [...]

Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting 2014

Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting 2014

The 42nd Dortmund Sparkassen Chess Meeting 2014 is set to take place on 12-20th July as an 8-player round robin tournament. The event is organized by the City of Dortmund and the German Chess Federation. The playing venue is Orchesterzentrum NRW, Brückstraße 47, Dortmund, Germany. The field includes World N4 Fabiano Caruana ITA 2789 (Dortmund [...]

19th Sharjah Rapid Championship 2014

19th Sharjah Rapid Championship 2014

The 19th Sharjah Rapid International Chess Championship 2014 will take place from 4th to 11th July 2014 at the Sharjah Chess Club in Sharjah, the third largest city in the United Arab Emirates. The event is organized by Sharjah Chess & Culture Club under the patronage of Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Member [...]

Geneva Chess Open 2014

Geneva Chess Open 2014

The 31st Geneva Chess Open will take place from 29th July to 3rd August at the la Maison des Associations – rue des Savoises 15 – 1205 Genève, Switzerland. The event is organized by the La Fédération Genevoise d’Echecs and is valid for Swiss and FIDE ratings. The playing format is 7-round Swiss and the [...]

4th Mohamed Slama Memorial 2014

4th Mohamed Slama Memorial 2014

The 4th edition of Mohamed Slama Memorial will be organized by Chess Club La Tour Blanche – Ksibet El Mediouni from 31st August to 14th September 2014, at the hotel Monastir Center in the beautiful touristic city of Monastir, Tunisia. The Festival is split into 6 groups. Four of them are scheduled to be held from 1st to [...]

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