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by A.Kluckova
Sun Jul 19, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: FIDE Online Olympiad 22 July to 30 August 2020
Replies: 283
Views: 13827

Re: FIDE Online Olympiad 22 July to 30 August 2020

Shohreh Bayat was the Chief Arbiter of FIDE WOMEN`S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH 2020 Ju Wenjun vers. Aleksandra Goryachkina. That's the reason l made visible the success of Alex Holowczak . He is a Chief Arbiter of 2020 FIDE Olympiad with 163 teams all together . In an online version . Hard for arbiter...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Jul 19, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: OPEN Skalica & Masters
Replies: 2
Views: 583

Re: OPEN Skalica & Masters

From the 20th of July no restrictions are required in Slovakia ( no isolation, no covid test ) for travelers from the UK .
by A.Kluckova
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: International News
Topic: FIDE Online Olympiad 22 July to 30 August 2020
Replies: 283
Views: 13827

Re: FIDE Online Olympiad 22 July to 30 August 2020

2020 FIDE Online Olympiad Entries
Organizer(s) FIDE
Federation FIDE ( FID )
Chief Arbiter IA Holowczak, Alex R 418668
by A.Kluckova
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: OPEN Skalica & Masters
Replies: 2
Views: 583

OPEN Skalica & Masters

Chess in Slovakia and Czechia is opened from the end of June. You can play over board strong tournaments in Slovakia and Czechia. I would like to invite you to the strongest 2020 Slovakian Open tournament - 23.8.- 30. 8.2020 in historical town Skalica not far from Capital - Bratislava ( Bratislava -...
by A.Kluckova
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Djerba Women Online open
Replies: 5
Views: 642

Djerba Women Online open

Djerba Women Online open - 14.Jun 2020 - lichess.org - blitz - 2x3 min. - 17 rounds - 147 players from 45 countries till now , but still no one from ENG. Starting list : https://chess-results.com/tnr528317.aspx?lan=1&art=0&turdet=YES&flag=30&fbclid=IwAR3GB7wYm_tz-udi3bfqTi6cSwJsTeH9ltX_7KWgmKBxeBcOG...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hastings Congress
Replies: 161
Views: 14811

Re: Hastings Congress

Thank you. I think so. l plaid in Blackpool and my game turned bad very shortly. I told to my opponent, my suger level was extremly high before the game and was no time to lower it so shortly. And my opponent who was also an insuline enjections dependent told me that l could asked arbiter to start m...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Jan 05, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hastings Congress
Replies: 161
Views: 14811

Re: Hastings Congress

During the Open National Championship a few years ago in SVK a Slovakian chess player (who drank at night) fell asleep on the table next his board and woke up after about 45 minutes . His opponent from Sweden stood up and waited until he woke up. It was degrading! I think in this case the arbiter ne...
by A.Kluckova
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hastings Congress
Replies: 161
Views: 14811

Re: Hastings Congress

If you follow the Swiss system, can not happen, that the player with Rp 2416 is 40 ranks lower than player with Rp 1940. Swiss supported with bucholtz as a side criterium follows a Statistics theory. If you support Acceleration system with the number of wins as a side criterium, results looks like a...
by A.Kluckova
Thu Nov 07, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Thread withdrawn
Replies: 17
Views: 3248

Re: Women's Recruitment Officer

When IM Martin writes the Northern Semifinal is in Bramley, it means is in Bramley, no in Bromley.
Bramley in Surrey.
As you can see, who is not only willing to come, but not even read
by A.Kluckova
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Thread withdrawn
Replies: 17
Views: 3248

Re: Women's Recruitment Officer

Both semifinals are not in the same day, Southern is the 12th and Northern is the 11th. It clashes with the 4ncl ? IM A. Martin will be there in Southern semifinal with more than 200 school girls, most of them new in chess. The biggest UK female chess event ( I attended it with girls in 2013 and 201...
by A.Kluckova
Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Women's Chess
Topic: English Women's Chess Championship 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1778

English Women's Chess Championship 2019

Starts the 30th of August in Hull. I just checked the starting list, 22 entries . No bad, but organizers prepared the Fantastic Women's Chess Festival. One weekend, 5 Fide - rated games, tempo 90 min + 30 sec/move, half point for bay is possible, prices for the best girls under 12, under 16, under 2...
by A.Kluckova
Sat Apr 06, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Kenya Youth Chess Championship...
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Kenya Youth Chess Championship...

...just started in Kenya, from the 6th till the 8th of April , 7 rounds, 90 min/each/game. What makes it interesting? In 12 sections ( the same as the WYCC or EYCC use) - B/G 8,10,12,14,16,18 will play around 1600 players . The most occupied female section is G-16 with 205 players. The most occupied...
by A.Kluckova
Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?
Replies: 78
Views: 7671

Re: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?

Thank you.It is not easy situation. But why no chess players do not sign the petition? About 1500 signatures for 3 weeks in the country more than 50 mil.inhabitants? If we will start petition about waste bins in our town, will be more, you know. How to get chess at the Olympic games if countries lik...
by A.Kluckova
Sat Apr 07, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?
Replies: 78
Views: 7671

Re: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?

USA, Canada or Australia are not in EU. Chess is the sport in Slovakia. It means chess is also for children from the families with low income in Slovakia. She would never play Youth Championship ( European or World) if she would not be member of her origin federation. Coaching in UK at Youth Champio...
by A.Kluckova
Sat Apr 07, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?
Replies: 78
Views: 7671

Re: Chess is not a sport but a game. So what’s the difference?

The petition to recognise chess as a sport . I was born more than half century ago and chess was the sport in my country at that time and is the sport till now. No one doubts it, although you might have some jokes about this theme , but jokes are about everything. So I never thought that chess could...