Sunday, August 30, 2015

GM Kacper Piorun wins Barcelona Sants Open - 21-30.08.2015

Official page     Games download

Friday, August 28, 2015

14th Delhi International Open (9-16.01.2016)

Manny Pacquiao and Jordan Clarkson play chess!


ACO World Amateur Chess Championship 2016 (May 7 - 16)

Amateur Chess Organization
Dear chess friend,

hereby we would like to invite you to take part in the next ACO World Amateur Chess Championship 2016 (May 7 - 16).

By now already more than 125 players from 20 countries are registered. The hotel prices are especially affordable on early registration. 

Through this link you can find all information in PDF format:
We would like to inform you that there is an
"Early booking" special for registrations till Wednesday, 30 September, 2015. Save up to 150 EUR per person!

Group Photo of Kos 2015 (240 participants from 27 countries):

Save 150 EUR per person with Early Booking Discount till 30 September 2015!

Full regulations of the event can be found here:

Please note that this year's edition was booked out already several months prior to the start of the tournament, therefore an early decision is recommended.

In case of any questions regarding the World Championship, the hotel, the flights or anything else, please send an email to:

Your ACO Team 

Monday, August 17, 2015

GM Alexei Shirow wins Riga Technical University Open 2015

Official page

Invitation to the DESC – Open for everyone!

German e-mail Corresponding Chessclub (DESC) invites everyone to join the DESC Open.

Everyone in the world who can play chess – and is able to use an e-mail-system – is invited herewith to take part at this tournament.

IMPORTANT: You must be able to communicate in English or German language!!
Please register per e-mail at Michael Müller-Töpler until Sep 20th 2015.
It's a cost-free tournament, no one has to pay any fees.