The "Chess Train" rolls again

by ChessBase
9/12/2016 – The "Chess Train" journey is one of the most entertaining and charming chess events of the year. The voyage of the "Chess Train 2016" begins 7th October 2016 in Prague where it also ends on 11th October 2016, after stops in Regensburg, Innsbruck, Salzburg and Český Krumlov. During the day the participants play chess on the train, in the evening there is time to visit some of the most beautiful and culturally interesting cities of Europe. However, keep in mind that only a limited number of tickets are available - and these are very much in demand.

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During the journey the participants play a rapid tournament on the train. The available places are limited, but the demand for tickets is huge. In 2015 120 chess friends from 19 different countries joined the journey.

The ticket for the train costs 199.00 Euros and 149. 00 Euros for an accompanying person. The organiser helps to book accomodation in the cities where the train stops overnight.

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Organiser Pavel Matocha explains the rules

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