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Monday, March 26, 2012

Bad Ragaz Oster Chess Open from April 5 in Switzerland

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Hi everyone,

Looking for a scenic and serene venue to play chess in? Check out the Bad Ragaz Oster-Open that is to be held from April 5-9 in the Great Hall in Mehrzweckgebäude, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland. The tournament will be played over 7 rounds of Swiss system. Top prizes are CHF 1'000 / 700 / 500 / 400 / 300 etc.

Last year 108 players competed. Tournament website. Bad Ragaz is a municipality in the Wahlkreis (constituency) of Sarganserland in the canton of St. Gallen in Switzerland. It is the home of a famous natural spring and is a popular spa and health resort destination. One of the largest spa hotels is the Grand Hotel Quellenhof.

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  • At March 26, 2012 at 4:06 PM , Anonymous saira fernandes, madrid said...

    my heart skips a beat every time i hear of a tournament in switzerland. love playin there. it's beyond words.


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