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Judit Polgar’s Globel Chess Festival 2021 Budapest-Hungary

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Judit Polgár’s Globel Chess Festival celebrates the artistic side of chess with an International Study Composition Tourney

 Saturday, October 9. 2021.

Judit Polgar’s Global Chess Festival is to promote the 1000 faces of chess all around the world. Aim is to share the beauty of chess with 5 million people by 2025 … to connect and enjoy chess-related activities on the day of the festival. Feel important to express the passion for chess and highlight that chess is a universal language.

About the competition –  The Chess Artistry Competition challenges study composers from all ages are to send in their best creations. Encouraging organizers to register their own online or offline program.

Registration is open: https://www.globalchessfestival.com/gcf-2021/for-organizers

All events will be added under the menu EVENTS Oct 9 on the official Global Chess Festival’s website, with a separate page for each event. (Be guarenteed  the appearance only if receiving the registrations by the deadline date. Please send your event registration no later than the 20th of September 2021.

The competition is organized by the Judit Polgár Chess Foundation in memory of Pál Benkő (1928-2019), legendary grandmaster and brilliant study composer. Study composers of all levels and ages are invited to take part. There are special prizes, such as also for under 25 yrs. of age prize. The judge is English grandmaster and three-time Problem Solving World Chap. Mr. John Nunn. The winners will be announced during the Festival. Entries should be received by July, 31- 2021.

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 Judit Polgar’s Global Chess Festival  sponsored by Morgan Stanley will be a hybrid festival “We hope to meet you again in person at Budapest or online in a large-scale program brimming with creativity and innovation. The richness of chess is highlighted in presentations about Sport, Art, Science and Education. Chess lovers worldwide can take part within the tournaments, simuls and chess classes from beginner-level to masterclass. With the Goodwill Ambassador of Chess Awards we express our gratitude to outstanding personalities promoting our game.”

As always welcoming chess events from all over the world to join in on October 9, 2021 to celebrate the power and inspiration of chess.

Source: Global Chess Festival Team

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