Our festival takes place yearly, it is supported by Voronezh region governor, Voronezh region government, Association of Chess Professionals.
There are 2 sections, Master and Fide Open.
“FIDE open” (Elo <= 2200) 12-20.06 9 rounds swiss; 90 minutes per game + 30 seconds per move. Entry fee: 2000-5000 RR. Prizes (in thousands of RR): 30/25/20/17/15/12/10/9/8/7/6/6/6. Special prizes. 145 players are participating in group under 2200. Live games with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish. More live chess Finnish Championship 2018 /Forni Di Sopra 2018