Korchnoi among the legends at the European Seniors Teams Championship 2011
The event to take place at the Olympus mountain of Gods region

The European Chess Union, the Greek Chess Federation, and Chess Akademy of Thessaloniki organize the 10th European Senior Championship. It will take place from May 3rd to May 11th, 2011 in Thessaloniki – Olympus region, Hotel Olymbian Bay.

The teams’ registrations are open. Already 12 teams have signed up 3 months before the start of the event. Among them teams from Germany, Austria, Finland, Switzerland, Belgium, Scotland, Greece, etc.

The legendary World Champion Victor Korchnoi is also among the participants of the European Seniors Teams Championship 2011. GM Viktor Korchnoi (age 80) will play for the Swiss team on the first board.

The tournament organizers can be reached at seniorschess@gmail.com


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Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar
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