Dear players! We congratulate You on the International day of chess! Professional athletes wish new Grand victories at the chessboard. Chess fans we wish you interesting and exciting parties. Novice chess players shutter speed and quick thinking. And for those who only learns chess, we wish as quickly as possible to plunge into the world of pieces and pawns.
International chess day
64 black and white squares and 32 pieces on the Board. It seems that it may be easier. However, for many centuries by the best minds of humanity fighting with this black and white square. This Board has become a stumbling block to the dispute, who is smarter: human or computer. In spite of its apparent simplicity and democracy, chess is considered one of the most difficult sports.
International day of chess is a relatively new holiday, despite the fact that the game is over 1500 years. This holiday was established under the auspices of the world chess Federation FIDE in 1966. Since then, chess fans around the world began to hold tournaments, which aimed not only to compete, but also to bring to this sport as many people as possible. To participate in tournaments anyone can, and everyone will find in this game something.
The history of the International chess day is shrouded in mystery. We do not know who proposed to celebrate this holiday and why July 20. However, this Day of chess does not interfere. Today, many professional athletes and Amateurs of chess are lucky, because this occasion all over the world many grandmasters and masters of sports give simuls.
International chess day in the Crimea
In the Crimea, this day is celebrated with the opening of chess and checkers club in 1987. This year in celebration planned several open Republican blitz tournaments. One traditionally held July 20 in Simferopol on the Crimean Republican out-of-school educational institution “Junior chess and checkers sports school”. The second tournament is scheduled for July 23 in Yalta,village Koreiz. In these competitions is expected to more than 80 participants from various regions of autonomy. To open this holiday will be the Minister of education and science, youth and sports of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Vitalina Dzoz.
Author Yulia Semenova
creator Web-club Fenix-64