International Chess Federation
Friday, 30 Apr 2021 14:35
Anatoly Karpov International Children's Chess Festival announced

Information letter on the "Anatoly Karpov International Children's Chess Festival" 

In celebration of my 70th anniversary and Children's Day, I invite you to take part in the Anatoly Karpov International Children's Chess Festival. 

The festival will take place in Moscow, Russia from May 30 to June 01: 

  • For non-residents of Moscow: 

May 30 – the day of arrival; 

June 02 – the day of departure; 

  • May 31 – simuls by Anatoly Karpov and other prominent grandmasters; 
  • June 01 – Anatoly Karpov Cup  (a Swiss tournament with rapid time control 10 min +3 sec)

One boy and one girl aged 12 or younger from each region of the Russian Federation and each country of the world are allowed to take part in the simuls. The participants of the simuls can also play in the tournament. 

The registration is open on the official website


Anatoly Karpov, Multiple World Champion

President of International Chess Schools