The Global Chess Festival promotes the 1000 faces of chess all around the world. We aim to share the beauty of chess with 5 million people in 10 years, to connect and enjoy chess related activities on the day of the festival.
After such iconic films as Searching for Bobby Fischer or The Luzhin Defence, a new wave of chess-themed movies reaches the cinemas in 2016. One of these must-see movies is a documentary about the current World Champion, Magnus Carlsen...
To many people chess is a pleasant pastime, a board game they can play with a friend. Others see it as a form of art. To plenty it is a sport, an Olympic game, a career. It is also an educational methodology...
Do you also love chess and feel that it is a bond between us? Signal it to the rest of the chess community with the hashtag #ChessConnectsUs. This article shows you how.
Why the changes in the Festival and what is the actual message behind the new worldwide initiative? We interviewed about it the founder of the Global Chess Festival, Judit Polgar.
Have you seen the Chess Map already? It is one of the features we are most proud of! On it everybody who loves chess can take their place. Yes, everybody!
So how does it work? This article explains everything you need to know.
The 23rd of July in 1976 marked the beginning of an extraordinary journey. A journey through 64 squares up onto winning Olympiads, breaking world records and defeating chess World Champions. And the journey continues...
Are you also a fan of the ancient game and believe that Chess is a bond that connects us worldwide? If so, express it by joining our community. It is free and as easy as 1-2-3!
A warm welcome, dear Visitor! I am Judit Polgar and my dream is to share with you my love for the game, and my belief that Chess connects us!
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