ALMATY OPEN 2017

Almaty Open 2017, a large international, stage 2, Kazakhstan Chess Cup tournament, will take place from October 2 – 11 in Almaty TOURNAMENT DETAILS Almaty Open 2017 tournament, carried out for the second time in Almaty, will be overseen by

ASTANA WILL BRING TOGETHER THE STRONGEST CHESS PLAYERS

International Chess Festival Astana Open-2017 will be held in Astana from July 13-29. Today, more than 300 chess players from 12 countries like Kazakhstan, Russia, Egypt and Bulgaria, Ukraine and Mongolia, Uzbekistan and Iran have already registered for the tournament.

CHESS IN SCHOOL: PREPARATION

36 teachers and 20 psychologists will attend trainings to get ready for the “Chess in School” pilot project.  The trainings will start May 29 in Almaty, who will then embark on pursuing the project from September 1. Initiated by the

ЮРМАЛАДАН АЛТЫН ЖӘНЕ ҚОЛА ЖҮЛДЕ

26 ақпан мен 5 наурыз күні Юрмалада (Латвия)  үлкен “Юрмала шахмат күндері”  фестивалі өтіп жатыр. Фестиваль 7 турнирден тұрады, ал арасында ең ауқымдысы – шахматтан “Алексей Широв қысқы кубогы” халықаралық балалар турнирі. Турнир 27 ақпан күні басталады. Бұл сайысқа Қазақстандық

WEBINAR FOR FIDE ARBITERS

From 24th  till  28th  of  January  FIDE and the Commission of arbitrators of the International chess federation will organize a webinar (online seminar) for  FIDE arbitrators. Lectures will be daily given  in Russian language from 4pm till 8pm  time zone

THE FIRST STEPS FOR “CHESS IN SCHOOLS”

A new program, Chess in Schools, initiated by the science and education Shakhmardan Yessenov Foundation and Kazakhstan Chess Federation (KCF) will kick off this year.  The program will run in test and development mode until 2020 covering three regions of

THE SEMI-FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP OF KAZAKHSTAN IN ASTANA

In Astana 7-th of February will host the opening of the semi-finals of classical chess of Kazakhstan Republic Championship 2017 among men. Competitions will take place in the chess school “Maestro” (str. Sagynak 14/1, “Europe Palace 2”). They will end

COMPETITION FOR HEAD COACHES OF KAZAKHSTAN

Kazakhstan Chess Federation announces competition  for the positions of head coaches of the men’s, women’s and youth national teams of Kazakhstan.   The aim of the Competition is to improve the existing training system by identifying the most able candidates for

“BOYI CUP” CHINA YOUTH CHESS INTERNATIONAL OPEN

From January 17th to January 22nd in Harbin, the largest city of Heilongjiang province in China will be “Boyi Cup” China Youth Chess International Open. Each tournament is a nine round Swiss Tournament. The players U20 years old of member