The International Chess Tournament “Kolomenskaya versta” 2014 is taking place on 4-10th October 2014 in the ancient city of Kolomna, situated in the confluence of the Moscow and Oka Rivers in Russia.
The event is a 9-round Swiss FIDE Tournament split into 3 different tournaments. The highlight of the festival is Tournament A, valid for IM norms. Chess players from Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Sweden and Russia are personally invited.
GM Yuri Balashov (RUS) and GM Viktor Kupreichik (BLR) are among the highest rated participants.