Press-release on World School Championship 2009 and World Amateur Championship 2009 Print
Thursday, 19 March 2009 11:24

The preparations for the World School Championship and World Amateur Championship 2009 are running and Thessaloniki (a chess Olympic city) is ready to quest a world chess event after 20 years (1988 chess Olympiad).

In the chess section of Gamesfestival more than 600 players are expected producing a new participant record for the festival.


The event is hosted in the luxurious GRAND HOTEL PALACE in the west part of the city.

According to many requests the registrations are open till Monday 30 March 2009.

The event coverage will be though the official partner
Participants' lists, pairings and results will be available in
General information about the event is available in

For anything related with this press release or more information please contact:
The Festival Organizing Committee
Tel/fax: +30 2310 865778
E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
V.Olgas 285, Thessaloniki, Greece
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