The Executive Committee has approved the plan of tournaments


The meeting of Executive Committee of the Kazakhstan federation of chess occurred on October 28 in Almaty.
The main topic discussed by its 13 participants was the approval of the planned schedule of republican competitions for 2017.

As a result of that discussion,the plans have been finished and accepted. Among organizers of tournaments of the next year there are chess schools (“Knight’s move” and “Maestro”, Astana) and federations of chess of Kyzylorda, Kostanay, Pavlodar, Southern Kazakhstan and Karaganda regions, and the Central chess club “Astana”.

Particularly, the finals of children’s and adult cups of the Republic of Kazakhstanwill be held in December 2017 in the capital of the country. Of the other large republican scale competitions, pay attention to the National championship finals which will take place on April 10-20 in Almaty.


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Irina Grishchenko, director of KCF, commenting on results of Executive Committee:

“We managed to make, discuss and approve the plan of habitual terms much earlier – before November. And has to be, and we will aspire to it. Such planning has to become the rule.”

This year the selection of organizers for the chess competitions in the country is carried out on competitive basis. At the end of August on the website of KCFthe organizational provisions for the competition were published, about 13 organizations have responded to it; from that pool, the organizers for 2016 and 2017 have been selected.