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Asian Continental Chess Championships 2015

Asian Continental Chess Championships 2015

The UAE Chess Federation and Al Ain Chess Club on behalf of Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, invite Federations to participate in the Asian Continental Chess Championships (Open and Women’s) from 1-13 August 2015 at the Hilton Hotel in Al Ain, UAE. Each Federation from FIDE Zones 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6 and 3.7 [...]

EXPO Milan 2015 – Chess Move

EXPO Milan 2015 – Chess Move

Chess has been defined as “food for the brain” and a “special” diet constitutes one of the secrets of the World Champion Magnus Carlsen, who, during his recent triumph in Shamkir, Azerbaijan, has revealed that his meals are prepared by his personal chef. Until now, chess and food was quite an unusual binomial, but things [...]

European Chess Club Cup Skopje 2015

European Chess Club Cup Skopje 2015

The 31st European Club Cup and the 20th European Club Cup for Women will take place in Skopje/FYR Macedonia, from 17th October (arrival and opening) to 25th October 2015 (departure). The official venue will be the 5* hotel Aleksandar Palace. The championships will be held in 7 rounds, played in the Swiss system in accordance [...]

Selimir Manojlovic Memorial

Selimir Manojlovic Memorial

Chess Federation of Central Serbia, Chess Club Krusik and City of Valjevo are organizing a round robin tournament in memory of former CFCS President Selimir Manojlovic. The tournament will take place from 9-15th May at the Hotel Grand in Valjevo. The average elo of the participants is 2391. Milan Zajic and Nikola Radovanovic, talented juniors [...]

Open Internacional Ciudad de Móstoles 2015

Open Internacional Ciudad de Móstoles 2015

The 25th International Open Ciudad de Móstoles is set to take place on 1st May at the Polideportivo Rafa Martinez in Móstoles, near Madrid, Spain. The 9-round rapid event with the time control 15 min + 5 sec is organized by Agrupación Deportiva Ajedrez Móstoles. The tournament will be rated with FIDE. The top prizes [...]

Open Internacional da Queima das Fitas 2015

Open Internacional da Queima das Fitas 2015

The International Open “Queima das Fitas” 2015 will take place from 30th April to 3rd May at the Hotel D. Luis, in Coimbra, Portugal. The tournament is part of the National Circuit in Classical Chess 2014/2015. The 7-round Swiss event is organized by the Chess Section of the Academic Association of Coimbra, with the support [...]

42nd Selangor Open Chess Tournament

42nd Selangor Open Chess Tournament

The 42nd Selangor Open Chess Tournament, dedicated to the memory of Mrs Jackie Wong, is scheduled to take place from 30th April to 4th May, 2015, in Kuala Lumpur, the federal capital and most populous city of Malaysia. The event is a 9-round Swiss FIDE tournament with the participation of 92 players from 5 different countries. [...]

SPICE Cup 2015

SPICE Cup 2015

The 2015 SPICE Cup Open, sponsored by Webster University and the Susan Polgar Foundation, is scheduled to take place on 17-22nd October at the Crowne Plaza Clayton Hotel in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. The 9-round Swiss tournament is open to the players rated over 2100 FIDE and will provide opportunity for GM/IM norms. Time Control: [...]

Grand Chess Tour announced

Grand Chess Tour announced

The world’s most prestigious, international chess events are combining efforts to establish a gold standard for the inaugural Grand Chess Tour, an annual competitive circuit for ten of the world’s top grandmasters. The announcement was made today at a press conference held at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis. The Grand Chess [...]

8th Tolyatti Cup Open

8th Tolyatti Cup Open

The 8th Tolyatti Cup Open is scheduled to take place from 24th June to 2nd July at the School N4 in Tolyatti, Samara Oblast, Russia. The event will include U9, U11, U13 and U15 sections for boys and girls. The sections are valid as stages for the Russian Youth Cup. The event will also include [...]

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