International events


World Events
Name Place Start End
World Youth Championships 2013 Al-Ain, UAE    
World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2013    
Women’s World Team Championship 2013 Astana, Kazakhstan 2-Mar-2013 13-Mar-2013
Candidates Matches London, England 14-Mar-2013 1-Apr-2013
FIDE Grand Prix Series Lisbon, Portugal 17-Apr-2013 1-May-2013
World Amateur Championships 2013 Iasi, Romania 21-Apr-2013 30-Apr-2013
Women’s FIDE Grand Prix Series 2-May-2013 16-May-2013
World Schools Individual Championships 2013 Halkidiki, Greece 6-May-2013 15-May-2013
FIDE Grand Prix Series Madrid, Spain 22-May-2013 5-Jun-2013
Women’s FIDE Grand Prix Series 8-Jun-2013 22-Jun-2013
FIDE Grand Prix Series Berlin, Germany 3-Jul-2013 17-Jul-2013
World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2013 Chongqing, China 21-Jul-2013 31-Jul-2013
World Cup 2013 Tromso, Norway 10-Aug-2013 5-Sep-2013
Women’s FIDE Grand Prix Series 31-Aug-2013 14-Sep-2013
Women’s World Championship Match 10-Sep-2013 28-Sep-2013
World Junior U20 Chess Championships 2013 Hatay, Turkey 15-Sep-2013 30-Sep-2013
FIDE Grand Prix Series Paris, France 18-Sep-2013 2-Oct-2013
World Championship Match 6-Nov-2013 26-Nov-2013
World Senior Championships 2013 Opatija, Croatia 11-Nov-2013 24-Nov-2013
World Team Championship 2013 Antalya, Turkey 1-Dec-2013 11-Dec-2013

European Events
Name Place Start End
European Senior Championship 2013 Plovdiv, Bulgaria 10-Mar-2013 22-Mar-2013
European Individual Chess Championship 2013 Legnica, Poland 4-May-2013 17-May-2013
Mitropa Cup Meiban, Germany 31-May-2013 9-Jun-2013
European Youth Cup U8, U10, U12 Ureki, Georgia 16-Jun-2013 26-Jun-2013
European Individual & Team Schools Championships 2013 Novi Sad, Serbia 20-Jun-2013 28-Jun-2013
European Youth U18 Team Chess Championship 2013 Maribor, Slovenia 12-Jul-2013 20-Jul-2013
European Amateur Championship 2013 Pardubice, Czech Republic 17-Jul-2013 28-Jul-2013
European Senior Team Championship 2013 Dresden, Germany 20-Jul-2013 28-Jul-2013
European Individual Women’s Chess Championship 2013 Belgrade, Serbia 22-Jul-2013 4-Aug-2013
EU Youth Championships Malenovice, Czech Republic 28-Aug-2013 5-Sep-2013
European Individual and Team Youth Championships 2013 (Rapid and Blitz) Budva, Montenegro 24-Sep-2013 28-Sep-2013
European Youth U8-18 Chess Championship 2013 Budva, Montenegro 28-Sep-2013 9-Oct-2013
European Club Cup 2013 Rhodes, Greece 19-Oct-2013 27-Oct-2013
European Team Chess Championship 2013 Warsaw, Poland 7-Nov-2013 18-Nov-2013

American Zonals
Name Place Start End
American Zonal 2.3 Men Ecuador    
American Zonal 2.3 Women El Salvador    
American Zonal 2.2 Canada    
American Zonal 2.1 USA    

American Events
Name Place Start End
South American Junior U20 Championships 2013 Paraguay    
Panamerican Junior Championship U-20 2013 Colombia    
Panamerican Youth Festival & Blitz Brazil    
Central American Junior U20 El Salvador    
Latin Cup Mexico    
American Continental Championship 2013 Bolivia    
Panamerican Schools Festival Trinidad & Tobago    
Panamerican Women’s Championship 2013 Martelli, Argentina    
South American Youth Festival Bolivia    
Carifta Games Jamaica    
Panamerican University Championship 2013 Durango, Mexico    
Panamerican Senior Chess Championships 2013 Brazil    
North American Youth Championships Canada    

Asian Zonals
Name Place Start End
Asian Zonal 3.3 Tagaytay, Philippines 21-Jan-2013 30-Jan-2013
Asian Zonal 3.2 Colombo, Sri Lanka 2-Feb-2013 9-Feb-2013
Asian Zonal 3.1 Doha, Qatar 1-May-2013 10-May-2013
Asian Zonal 3.6 Suva, Fiji 4-May-2013 10-May-2013
Asian Zonal 3.4 Osh, Kyrgyzstan 6-Jun-2013 16-Jun-2013

Asian Events
Name Place Start End
Asian Continental Championships 2013 Astana, Kazakhstan    
Asian Cities Team Championship 2013 Tagaytay, Philippines    
Asian Seniors Championship 2013 Iraq 20-Mar-2013 1-Apr-2013
Asian Amateur Championship 2013 Iraq 20-Mar-2013 1-Apr-2013
Asian Junior U20 Championship 2013 Sharjah, UAE 1-Apr-2013 10-Apr-2013
ASEAN+ Age Group Championships 2013 Bangkok, Thailand 8-Jun-2013 17-Jun-2013
Asian Youth Championships Mashhad, Iran 20-Jun-2013 27-Jun-2013
Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games 2013 Incheon, South Korea 28-Jun-2013 7-Jul-2013
2nd ASEAN v China Chess Summit Kunming, China 14-Jul-2013 21-Jul-2013
Asian Schools Championships & U5 Kindergarten Colombo, Sri Lanka 1-Dec-2013 7-Dec-2013

African Zonals
Name Place Start End
African Zonal 4.2 Women Abuja, Nigeria 15-Jan-2013 26-Jan-2013

Presidential Board / Congress
Name Place Start End
1st Quarter 2013 Presidential Board Tsakhkadzor, Armenia 18-Jan-2013 21-Jan-2013
84th FIDE Congress Hatay, Turkey 16-Sep-2013 26-Sep-2013

Other Official Events
Name Place Start End
SportAccord Mind Games 2013 Beijing, China    
FISU University Olympiad 2013 Kazan, Russia 8-Jul-2013 16-Jul-2013
56th World Congress of Chess Composition Batumi, Georgia 21-Sep-2013 28-Sep-2013
37th World Chess Solving Championship Batumi, Georgia 21-Sep-2013 28-Sep-2013
World Chess Championship for Disabled Dresden, Germany 21-Oct-2013 29-Oct-2013
South East Asia (SEA) Games Yangon, Myanmar 11-Dec-2013 22-Dec-2013