Olympia Conference Centre, Kensington, London


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6th London Chess Classic ~ Line-up


01.10.14 - The six player classical all-play-all will take place from Wed 10th to Sun 14th December.



Fabiano Caruana

  Vishy Anand   Anish Giri   Hikaru Nakamura   Vladimir Kramnik   Michael Adams

(ITA) 2844


(IND) 2785


(NED) 2768

  (USA) 2764   (RUS) 2760  

(ENG) 2758


They will also take part in the Super Rapidplay Open taking place Sat 6th and Sun 7th December.


This event is open to everyone; under 25's and women receive free entry to it and all other London Chess Classic tournaments. Under 25's are also entitled to one free ticket per day to watch the main event live, from either the auditorium or commentary room.


Free School Chess Events



01.10.14 - The 6th London Chess Classic takes place at Olympia from Saturday 6th December to Sunday 14th December 2013.


CSC school events at previous Classics have proved great successes and we are pleased to announce that we shall be running them again this year.


Click here for further information | Free School Events Registration |



Festival Entry Form


23.9.14 - Chess in Schools and Communities is pleased to publish the Festival Entry form for the 6th Classic. The main events include:



Super Rapidplay Open - over 25,000 prize fund.

FIDE Open (9 round Swiss - with a guaranteed 11,500 prize fund.

Weekday Tournaments - 2 sections: FIDE U2000 & ECF U135.

Weekend Tournaments - 4 sections: Open, U2000, U1800, ECF U120.







Chess and Mathematics ~ Chess and Education Conference



LCC Festival starts in



10.9.14 - This international conference at the start of the London Chess Classic 2014 brings together leading experts in the fields of scholastic chess and mathematics education. By introducing a high level of cognitive skills into the classroom and improving problem solving, logical analysis and concentration levels, chess is ideal for the enhancement of mathematical thinking. Learning is enriched by a growing variety of mini-games, chess variants, puzzles and activities.


Conference Information | Registration | Payment Options

GM Conditions


19.9.14 - GMs seeking conditions should apply to  by 30th September, together with details of the amount being sought. Please note that offers of accommodation will not be possible.


Offers will be made by email on 7th October.


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