24th World Senior Chess Championships 2014

The 24th FIDE World Senior Championships have started at the Olympus Riviera of Katerini in Greece, with the participation of 163 players from 40 countries and a prize fund of €20.000 for the winners!
The event is held under excellent playing conditions in the conference center of the 5-star “Mediterranean Village” resort hotel. Top names playing include famous GMs such as John Nunn (ENG), Nona Gaprindashvili (GEO), Mark Hebden (ENG), Anatoly Vaisser (FRA), Zurab Sturua (GEO), Klaus Bischoff (GER), Karen Movsziszian (ARM), Keith Arkell (ENG), Evgeny Vasiukov (RUS), Yuri Balashov (RUS), Viktor Kupreichik (BLR), Mihai Suba (ROU), Jens Kristiansen (DEN) and many others.
For more information and continuous updates, follow the results with live games and photos on the official website of FIDE at http://worldseniors2014.fide.com


Thursday       23 October     Arrivals
Friday            24 October    11:00    Technical Meeting
Friday            24 October    15:30    Opening Ceremony
Friday            24 October    16:00    Round 1
Saturday        25 October    16:00   Round 2
Sunday          26 October    16:00   Round 3
Monday         27 October    16:00   Round 4
Tuesday        28 October    16:00   Round 5
Wednesday   29 October    16:00   Round 6
Thursday       30 October    Day off (excursion)
Friday            31 October    16:00  Round 7
Saturday        1 November  16:00  Round 8
Sunday          2 November  16:00  Round 9
Monday         3 November  16:00  Round 10
Tuesday        4 November  15:00  Round 11
Tuesday        4 November  21:00  Closing Ceremony
Wednesday   5 November  Departures