Obituary - Kakhi Chigogidze
Thursday, 08 November 2012 10:38
Mr. Kakhi Chigogidze
Outstanding Chess Master
The President of the Georgian Chess Federation since 2004.
Vice-President in 1998-2003.
Board member of the Georgian Chess Federation for many years.
Captain of boys chess team for 2000 World Chess Olympiad.
Sponsor of a lot of important chess events.
Release of the first Chess Newspaper “Lazier” /”Queen”/ in Georgian Language is associated with his name.
Mr. Kakhi Chigogidze financed the publication of the book by his tutor Shota Intskirveli – a celebrated chess coach “The Greatness of Simplicity”.
The man of distinguished character.
FIDE Presidential Board, Tbilisi, 2005