Mediterranean Youth Championships 2018 - 2 to 10 September

The championships will be held in National Chania Stadium, Creta, GREECE
Sunday 2 September Arrival Day & Registration
19:00 Technical Meeting

Monday 3 September 09:00 Round 1, 17:00 Round 2

Tuesday 4 September 09:00 Round 3, 17:00 Round 4

Wednesday 5 September 17:00 Round 5

Tuesday 6 September 17:00 Round 6

Friday 7 September 17:00 Round 7

Saturday 8 September 17:00 Round 8

Sunday 9 September 09:00 Round 9, 15:30 Closing Ceremony

General Regulations

ACO World Senior Chess Championship, 15th – 24th October, 2018

ACO World Senior Chess Championship 2018 on the Greek island of Crete. 

One week left for the 150 EUR early-bird discount until 15th June!

The ACO World Senior Chess Championship takes place from 15th – 24th October, 2018 in the award-winning 5-star All-Inclusive Fodele Beach Resort.

All players who reach the age of at least 50 years by 31st December 2018 are allowed to take part. 

See the most updated list of participants under following link:

The tournament will be played in 7 separated rating groups to determine 7 World Champions.
A: 2201+; B: 2001–2200; C: 1801–2000; D: 1601–1800; E: 1401–1600; F: 1201–1400; G: 0 –1200

Every group plays separately, meaning you only play opponents of similar playing strength. You can find all information about the tournament and the hotel with lots of pictures on our website:

Save your 150 EUR early-bird-discount for registration until 15th June 2018!

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