Events

Lecture by Amador González

As it was mentioned in the presentation of the Salamanca Chess Festival, current chess rules date back to a key transformation of rules which took place in the 15th century. These new rules were compiled […]

Events

Lecture by Leontxo García

Numberless national and international organizations urge public institutions to promote chess practice due to the educational benefits of the game: UNESCO, the European Parliament, the Spanish Senate, the Board of Education of Castilla y León, […]

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Masters Tournament

Eight prominent international chess players will participate in the Masters Tournament. It is asingle round robin tournament and the time control is 40 minutes with a 5 second increment. Since the organization of the Festival […]

Events

Simultaneous Exhibitions

November 26 at 18.30. Simultaneous chess exhibition by Former World Champion Veselin Topalov and the International Master Sophie Milliet. This exhibition is an invitational event. Venue: Sala de la Pinturas del Palacio Fonseca. C/ Fonseca 4, […]