XVII OPEN INTERNACIONAL D'ESCACS DE SANTS
2015 OPEN INTERNACIONAL D'ESCACS DE SANTS
Syncing with the Sants district’s 2016 street festival, the international open chess tournament welcomes numerous chess enthusiasts to the barrio in this year’s competition. Organised by several associations such as the District of Sants-Montjuic and Barcelona City Council, and approved by the Catalan Chess Federation, the tournament of ten rounds and three groups takes place in the auditorium of the Sants Civic Centre for the final week of August. The tournament is presented as part of a series of competitions taking place throughout May til September across various locations, with over 4,000 international chess players participating from over 50 different countries.
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