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World Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
Women's World Chess Championship 2017Tehran, Iran10-Feb-20175-Mar-2017
FIDE Grand Prix SeriesSharjah, UAE17-Feb-201728-Feb-2017
World Amateur Championship 2017Spoleto, Italy1-Apr-20179-Apr-2017
World School Chess Championship 2017Iasi, Romania21-Apr-20171-May-2017
World Senior Team Championships 50+ & 65+Crete, Greece23-Apr-20173-May-2017
FIDE Grand Prix SeriesMoscow, Russia11-May-201722-May-2017
1st World Cadet Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2017Minsk, Belarus1-Jun-20175-Jun-2017
World Team Championship 2017Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia16-Jun-201727-Jun-2017
Women's World Team Championship 2017Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia16-Jun-201727-Jun-2017
World Junior Chess Championship for the DisabledOrlando, Florida, USA22-Jun-201729-Jun-2017
FIDE Grand Prix SeriesGeneva, Switzerland5-Jul-201716-Jul-2017
World Cadet U8, 10, 12 Chess Championship 2017Poços de Caldas, Brazil21-Aug-201731-Aug-2017
World Cup 2017Tbilisi, Georgia2-Sep-201728-Sep-2017
World Youth U14, 16, 18 Chess Championship 2017Montevideo, Uruguay16-Sep-201726-Sep-2017
World Chess Championship for the DisabledDresden, Germany5-Oct-201713-Oct-2017
World Youth U14, U16, U18 Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2017Crete, Greece27-Oct-201731-Oct-2017
World Senior Championship 2017Acqui Terme, Italy6-Nov-201719-Nov-2017
World Junior and Girls U20 Chess Championship 2017Tarvisio, Italy12-Nov-201726-Nov-2017
FIDE Grand Prix SeriesPalma De Mallorca, Spain15-Nov-201726-Nov-2017
World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017Ahmedabad, India10-Dec-201720-Dec-2017
Women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2017Riyadh, Saudi Arabia24-Dec-201731-Dec-2017
World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2017Riyadh, Saudi Arabia24-Dec-201731-Dec-2017

European Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
European Individual Women’s Chess Championship 2017Riga, Latvia10-Apr-201723-Apr-2017
European Individual Chess Championship 2017Minsk, Belarus29-May-201711-Jun-2017
European Amateur Chess Championship 2017Nis, Serbia9-Jun-201717-Jun-2017
European School Championship 2017Budva, Montenegro10-Jun-201720-Jun-2017
European Youth Rapid and Blitz Championship 2017Budva, Montenegro19-Jun-201723-Jun-2017
European Senior Team Chess Championship 2017Novi Sad, Serbia24-Jun-20174-Jul-2017
European Senior Chess Championship 2017Barcelona, Spain11-Aug-201721-Aug-2017
European Youth Team Chess Championship 2017Rymanów Zdrój, Poland16-Aug-201724-Aug-2017
European Youth Chess Championship 2017Mamaia, Romania4-Sep-201715-Sep-2017
European Universities Chess Championship 2017Fuengirola, Spain18-Sep-201722-Sep-2017
European Club Cup 2017Goynuk, Antalya, Turkey7-Oct-201715-Oct-2017
European Club Cup for Women 2017Goynuk, Antalya, Turkey7-Oct-201715-Oct-2017
European Women's Rapid & Blitz Championship 2017Monaco20-Oct-201724-Oct-2017
European Team Championships 2017Crete, Greece27-Oct-20177-Nov-2017
European Rapid and Blitz Championship 2017Katowice, Poland14-Dec-201718-Dec-2017

American Zonals
NamePlaceStartEnd
American Zonal 2.1 Open & WomenSt. Louis, Missouri, USA27-Mar-201711-Apr-2017
American Zonal 2.4 OpenFlorianopolis, Brazil26-Apr-20171-May-2017
American Zonal 2.5 OpenBuenos Aires, Argentina30-Apr-20178-May-2017
American Zonal 2.3 OpenSan Salvador, El Salvador26-May-201731-May-2017
American Zonal 2.5 WomenParaguay7-Nov-201713-Nov-2017
American Zonal 2.3 WomenSan Salvador, El Salvador17-Nov-201723-Nov-2017

American Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
Panamerican University Championship 2017Durango, Mexico  
CARIFTA GamesKingston, Jamaica13-Apr-201718-Apr-2017
South American Junior U20 Championship 2017Manta, Ecuador25-Apr-201730-Apr-2017
American Continental Chess Championships 2017Medellin, Colombia9-Jun-201719-Jun-2017
Central American & Caribbean Junior U20 Championships 2017Barbados21-Jun-201728-Jun-2017
Panamerican Youth Championship 2017Costa Rica30-Jun-20177-Jul-2017
North American Youth Chess Championship 2017Morristown, NJ, USA12-Jul-201716-Jul-2017
Central American & Caribbean Youth Championships 2017Panama9-Aug-201715-Aug-2017
North American Junior U20 Championship 2017Dallas, USA30-Aug-20174-Sep-2017
Women's Continental Championship 2017Buenos Aires, Argentina5-Sep-201714-Sep-2017
Panamerican Senior Chess Championship 2017Neiva, Huila, Colombia10-Oct-201716-Oct-2017
Panamerican Junior U20 Chess Championship 2017San Salvador, El Salvador31-Oct-20177-Nov-2017
Panamerican Amateur Chess Championship 2017Guano, Ecuador7-Nov-201712-Nov-2017
South American Youth Championship 2017Luque, Paraguay1-Dec-20177-Dec-2017
Panamerican School Chess Championship 2017San Salvador, El Salvador11-Dec-201718-Dec-2017
American Continental Rapid and Blitz Championships 2017Medellin, Colombia14-Dec-201716-Dec-2017

Asian Zonals
NamePlaceStartEnd
Asian Zonal 3.6Auckland, New Zealand14-Jan-201720-Jan-2017
Asian Zonal 3.3Tagaytay, Philippines24-Feb-20176-Mar-2017
Asian Zonal 3.2Pokhara, Nepal18-Mar-201728-Mar-2017
Asian Zonal 3.4Tashkent, Uzbekistan15-Jun-201725-Jun-2017
Asian Zonal 3.1Tehran, Iran29-Jun-20178-Jul-2017
Asian Zonal 3.5 WomenQingdao, China6-Aug-201712-Aug-2017
Asian Zonal 3.7 OpenPatna, India28-Oct-201710-Nov-2017
Asian Zonal 3.7 WomenGujarat, India25-Nov-20176-Dec-2017

Asian Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
Asian Youth U8, 10, 12, 14,16, 18 Championship 2017Tashkent, Uzbekistan31-Mar-201710-Apr-2017
Asian Youth Rapid Chess Championship 2017Tashkent, Uzbekistan1-Apr-20171-Apr-2017
Asian Youth Blitz Chess Championship 2017Tashkent, Uzbekistan9-Apr-20179-Apr-2017
Asian Juniors and Girls U20 Championships 2017Shiraz, Iran1-May-201710-May-2017
Asian Individual Championship (Men and Women) 2017Chengdu, China11-May-201722-May-2017
Asian Individual Blitz Championship (Men and Women) 2017Chengdu, China21-May-201721-May-2017
Eastern Asia Juniors and Girls Championships 2017Tagaytay, Philippines26-May-20175-Jun-2017
Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship 2017Ulanbaatar, Mongolia17-Jun-201726-Jun-2017
Eastern Asia Youth Blitz Chess Championship 2017Ulanbaatar, Mongolia19-Jun-201719-Jun-2017
Eastern Asia Youth Rapid Chess Championship 2017Ulanbaatar, Mongolia23-Jun-201723-Jun-2017
Asian School Chess Championship 2017Panjin Lianoing, China20-Jul-201730-Jul-2017
Asian School Rapid Chess Championship 2017Panjin Lianoing, China21-Jul-201721-Jul-2017
Asian School Blitz Chess Championship 2017Panjin Lianoing, China29-Jul-201729-Jul-2017
Asian Club Champions League 2017Sri Lanka1-Aug-20178-Aug-2017
Asian Cities Team Championship 2017Bhubaneshwar, India25-Aug-20172-Sep-2017
Western Asia Youth Chess Championship 2017Sri Lanka4-Sep-201712-Sep-2017
1st Asian Championship for DisabledBishkek, Kyrgyzstan14-Sep-201722-Sep-2017
Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games 2017Ashgabat, Turkmenistan17-Sep-201727-Sep-2017
Asian Seniors Chess Championship 2017Auckland, New Zealand9-Oct-201715-Oct-2017
Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2017Chiang Mai, Thailand23-Nov-201730-Nov-2017

African Zonals
NamePlaceStartEnd
Zone 4.4 Individual ChampionshipsMonrovia, Liberia14-Mar-201723-Mar-2017
Zone 4.2 Individual ChampionshipsJimma, Ethiopia25-Mar-20173-Apr-2017
Zone 4.1 Individual ChampionshipsAlgiers, Algeria12-Apr-201718-Apr-2017
Zone 4.2 U16 Youth Team ChampionshipsMombasa, Kenya15-Apr-201723-Apr-2017
Zone 4.3 Individual ChampionshipsLivingstone, Zambia9-Jun-201718-Jun-2017
Zone 4.1 U16 Youth Team ChampionshipsTunis, Tunisia8-Jul-201717-Jul-2017
Zone 4.4 U16 Youth Team ChampionshipsAccra, Ghana29-Jul-20176-Aug-2017
Zone 4.3 U16 Youth Team ChampionshipsMaputo, Mozambique4-Aug-201712-Aug-2017

African Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
African Individual Chess Championships 2017Oran, Algeria1-Jul-201713-Jul-2017
African Rapid Chess Championships 2017Oran, Algeria11-Jul-201711-Jul-2017
African Blitz Chess Championships 2017Oran, Algeria12-Jul-201712-Jul-2017
African Clubs Chess Championships 2017Cairo, Egypt23-Jul-20171-Aug-2017
African School Individual Chess Championships 2017Harare, Zimbabwe19-Aug-201727-Aug-2017
African Team Chess Championships 2017Tunis, Tunisia11-Nov-201719-Nov-2017
African Youth Chess Championships 2017Giza, Egypt2-Dec-201710-Dec-2017
African Junior U20 Chess Championships 2017Lome, Togo21-Dec-201731-Dec-2017

Presidential Board / Congress
NamePlaceStartEnd
1st Quarter 2017 Presidential BoardAthens, Greece24-Mar-201727-Mar-2017
88th FIDE CongressGoynuk, Antalya, Turkey7-Oct-201715-Oct-2017

Other Official Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
17th IPCA World Individual Chess Championship 2017Ružomberok, Slovakia27-May-20176-Jun-2017
Commonwealth Chess Championship 2017New Delhi, India2-Jul-201710-Jul-2017
Rencontres Internationales des Échecs FrancophonesHammamet, Tunisia27-Oct-20175-Nov-2017
2nd IMSA Elite Mind GamesHuai’an, China8-Dec-201716-Dec-2017

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