School Chess Champions: Entries Open for Hopes of the World Open Festival in Varna, Bulgaria
The Bulgarian Chess Federation, the National Children Chess Foundation 'Sea Horse', Chess Club 'Veselin Topalov' and the Municipality of Varna are holding 'Hopes of the World – 10th Jubilee European Open Festival for School Champions' – Tournament for school children - U8, U10, U12, U14, U16 from June 23.
Parallel to the festival, the Seventh Open International Chess Tournament “Varna Open” and the Second International “Fischer’s chess” tournaments will be held.
20:00 Official Opening of the Festival
24th of June, Sunday 9:30 First Round
25th of June, Tuesday 9:30 Second Round
26th of June, Wednesday 9:30 Third Round
27th of June, Thursday Day-off – Excursions
16:00 Fischer Random Chess – I-IV round
28th of June, Friday 10:00 Fourth Round
29th of June, Saturday 10:00 Fifth Round
30th of June, Sunday 10:00 Sixth Round15:00 Fischer Random Chess – V-VII round
1st of July, Monday 10:00 Seventh Round
2nd of July, Tuesday 10:00 Eight Round
3rd of July, Wednesday 10:00 Ninth Round
19:00 Award Ceremony
More details: firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax: +35952642877 by the 20th of May, 2013.
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