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2nd round report

On Saturday morning, the participants of the championships could have actively relaxed from chess within the accompanying program while taking a guided tour of the Royal Route to Kampa, but no one accepted the offer.

1st round report

Friday afternoon and evening Olympik and Olympik Tristar hotels belonged to chess game for the first time. The players sat down to the chessboards in two spacious halls with first-class facilities.

Jhunjhunwala Family

One of the more interesting side notes from the tourney is a team with the name “USA 4 Brothers.”

Blitz tournament

Blitz tournament will be held at the Olympik Congress (playing hall 65+) on Tuesday 10th March.

Games from round 1

All games from round 1 (even played at non-electronic boards) are now available for download in PGN format in section Games - 

Introductory press release

For the first time in history, the World Senior Team Championship takes place in Prague. 106 teams have arrived to Prague to compete from 5th – 15th March  for the titles of world champions in categories according to the age: over 50 and over 65 years.

Invitation to side events

We would like invite you all to our morning events (trip to ZOO, Prague Castle, blitz tournament etc.). Information about each event can be found in the...

Information for captains

If you had missed any information or you just need to be sure about something, all information given at the technical meeting is available 

The first round has started

The first round has started. 106 teams were registred overall. There are
55 teams in the category 50+ and 51 teams in the category 65+.

The championship is coming

After the great Prague International Chess Festival held at the Don Giovanni Hotel, other star chess players from all over the world are preparing for the...