7th edition of the Festival du Marais Print
Tuesday, 21 February 2017 07:30

The 7th edition of the Festival du Marais organized by the chess club Lutèce Echecs (the biggest in France) will be held in the center of Paris from the 29th of April to the 1st of May.

Venue: inside the elegant City Hall of the fourth Parisian district at the heart of Paris
Address: 2 place Baudoyer 75004 Paris (metro line 1 Hôtel de Ville)

The tournaments of the Festival are open to all players around the world from the young beginner to the top GM:

- 5th international Tournament FIDE rated in 6 rounds swiss system, 2 rounds a day
Time: 60 minutes per game per player + 30 seconds per move
Limited to the first 200 players
Elo below 2200
1st round 10am the 29th April
All details in French and to register on this link

- also an international rapid tournament (1st of May) with lots of strong and famous IM/GM !

- and many junior tournaments

More than 500 players and 1500 visitors are expected this year !

Don't miss the event!

Contact organizer: FM/FA Julien Lamorelle
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Pictures of the last year's event:

GM Bauer vs GM Fedorchuk Final round of the rapid tournament

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