On March 2nd and 3rd, at the Pullman Riga Old Town Hotel, an open tournament in quick play and blitz chess will take place. The championship is organized by the hotel “Pullman Riga Old Town” in cooperation with the Latvian Chess Federation. The goal of the tournament is to popularize chess in Latvia, to exchange experience, improve the skills of players, and to find the strongest chess players.
The current tournament is the second jointly organized by the Riga Hotel Pullman and the Latvian Chess Federation. A year ago, in March, the first tournament took place, the guests of which were chess players from five countries – Latvia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Germany and Russia.
Just like last year, the current tournament will last two days – from the 2nd to the 3rd of March. On the first day of the tournament, rapid chess games will be held, on the second day – games of blitz chess.
Anyone can apply and take part in the tournament.
At the end of the tournament, participants will receive valuable prizes from “Pullman Riga Old Town”.