Faroe Islands will host a 7th category GM tournament on 20-26th July, in Klaksvík, the second largest town of the Islands. The tournament is dedicated to the memory of Heini Olsen.
Players: GM Gawain Jones (ENG 2557), GM Henrik Danielsen (ISL 2514), IM Tapani Sammalvuo (FIN 2481), GM Miroslaw Grabarczyk (POL 2456), IM Helgi Dam Ziska (FAI 2426), IM Silas Lund (DEN 2408), FM Robert Lagerman (ISL 2282), FM Carl Eli Nolsoe Samuelsen (FAI 2278), Olaf Berg (FAI 2265) and Rogvi Egilstoft Nielsen (FAI 2062).
In addition, Klaksvik Open 2010 will take place on the same dates. Currently top seeded is IM Simon Bekker-Jensen of Denmark, other titled players are CM Andrej Vospernik and WFM Fiona Steil-Antoni.
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