Youth Chess Festival Zagreb 27. 12. 2016

Garry with participants

At the luxurious Westin hotel in Zagreb the first part of the chess festival was held, in which 121 participants from three countries were participating. The game was played in five categories: U9, U11, U13, U15 and U19.
There were 7 tournament rounds with a time control of 10 minutes and 5 seconds. It was the first time that the new Kasparov Chess Foundation chess equipment was used, which consisted of chess sets, boards and clocks.