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World Team Championship 50+ & 65+ 2018

100 days until the opening ceremony of the World Team Championship 50+ & 65+ in Germany

It is a great pleasure that 35 teams have definitively registered for the World Team Championship 50+ & 65+ - 100 days before the start of the tournament.

The event will be taking place from the 7th until the 15th of July 2018 in the beautiful city of Radebeul near Dresden and over 100 teams from all over the world are to be expected.

Two teams from Singapore hold the record for the registration encompassing the longest distance (approx. 10.120 km), “closely followed” by the Canadian team (approx. 6.750 km). Alongside the Singaporean and Canadian players teams from Austria, Belgium and Germany have confirmed their participation in the championship.

The list of contestants is led by the team “Lasker Gesellschaft Schachstiftung GK“, made up of 4 grand masters from Germany, with an ELO average of 2519.

Further details can be found on the organizer’s website: www.schachfestival.de

We invite all players, years 50 and up, to join us in the wine metropolis of Radebeul in the summer of 2018.


Blick in den Saal WTC5065 2016Tournament hotel of the world Team Championship 50 65 2018 Radisson Blu Parkhotel Radebeul

Official Invitation and Regulations of the World Team Championship 50+, 65+ 2018

Official FIDE logoIn accordance to the FIDE Handbook 01. General Regulations for FIDE Competitions Organization 11. the ZMDI Schachfestival Dresden is now publishing the official invitation and regulations for the World Team Championship 50+, 65+ in 2018.

Please find the invitation and regulations under the following link:

pdf  Invitation and Regulations World Team Championship 50+, 65+


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