Chess festival

„Chess in Ustroń connects generations”
August 13-20, 2021

Website: www.chessustron.pl
SPECIAL GUEST: XIII World Champion Garry Kasparov

patronat chelstowski


Organizator: 

  • Śląski Związek Szachowy

Współorganizator:

  • Urząd Miasta Ustroń
  • Mokate
  • Emphie Solutions
  • UKS Pionier Jastrzębie-Zdrój

Partnerzy festiwalu:

  • Województwo Śląskie
  • WORD Katowice
  • MOSiR Czerwionka- Leszczyny
  • Fundusz Górnośląski
  • Koleje Śląskie
  • Tauron
  • Starostwo Powiatowe w Cieszynie

Patronat medialny:

  • TVP 3 Katowice Polskie Radio Katowice
  • Infoszach.pl – szachowy serwis informacyjny

 

Chess Tournaments:

  • Masters, Women, A, B, and C groups: August 13-20, 2021
  • Children’s tournaments D, E, and F groups: August 17-19, 2021
  • Chess Simultaneous: „Play with the master”: August 16-19, 2021 ( 4 days)
  • Night tournament with MOKATE coffee: mixed system 3 rounds of 5 minutes, 3 rounds of 10 minutes, 3 rounds of 15 minutes- August 20, 2021

Accompanying events during the festival:

  • Opening of the tournament: „Chess in Ustroń connects generations” August 14, 2021
  • Chess players are dancing in Ustroń (dance lessons, dance show) - video - August 14-19, 2021
  • The Polish Army Day - August 15, 2021
  • Polish deputies’ football match - August 15, 2021
  • Football tournament for children under 10, under 12 August 16, 2021
  • „Live chess” August 17 2021 - August 19, 2021
  • Walk to Gościradowca Valley, A walk along the trail of the first holidaymakers - “The walk connects generations” August 8, 2021
  • Closing ceremony in the amphitheater - August 20, 2021, 7.00 PM
  • Concert The Backwards- World champions in the performance of music The Beatles
  • A week of fiction films with a chess theme,  August 15-19, 2021, 9:00 PM
  1. The Coldest Game
  2. Pawn Sacrifice
  3. Queen of Katwe
  4. Searching for Bobby Fischer
  5. Scam parade
  • Art competition related to the festival on "Chess in Ustroń connects generations", exhibition of works, August 15-19, 2021
  • Garden chess pieces will be spread across the city - August 14-22, 2021
  • Stalls with chess items (equipment, books, souvenirs, etc.) - August 14-22, 2021
  • An organized groups trip by „Hippie Caravelle/ Vanagon/ Hippie Bus „ to Cieszyn and Czech Cieszyn
  • Newspaper distributed in Ustroń promoting the festiwal and city

 Possibility of establishing direct cooperation with foreign teams All clubs interested in cooperation with foreign teams: Andrzej Matusiak e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , phone number : + 48 607 739 843

Schedule:

 August 13, 2021

  • Masters, Women, and A groups round I 9:30 AM

August 14, 2021

Masters, Women, and A groups

round II

9:30 AM

B and C groups

round I

9:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round III

3:30 PM

B and C groups

round II

3:30 PM

Chess players dancing in Ustroń

 

7:00 PM

Opening ceremony

   

 

August 15, 2021

B and C groups

round III

9:30 AM

Polish Army Day

 

10:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round IV

3:30 PM

Polish deputies’ football match

round II

4:30 PM

Chess players dancing in Ustroń

 

7:00 PM

Outdoor cinema

 

9:00 PM

 

August 16, 2021

B and C groups

round IV

9:30 AM

Football tournament for children

 

10:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round V

3:30 PM

B and C groups

round V

3:30 PM

Chess Simultaneous

 

4:00 PM

Chess players are dancing in Ustroń

 

7:00 PM

Outdoor cinema

 

9:00 PM

 

August 17, 2021

D, E and F groups

round I- III

9:30 AM

B and C groups

round VI

9:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round VI

3:30 PM

Chess Simultaneous

 

4:00 PM

Live chess show

 

4:30 PM

 

Chess players dancing in Ustroń - 7:00 PM

Outdoor cinema 9:00 PM

August 18, 2021

D, E and F groups

round IV-VI

9:30 AM

B and C groups

round VII

9:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round VII

3:30 PM

Chess Simultaneous

 

4:00 PM

Chess players dancing in Ustroń

 

7:00 PM

Outdoor cinema

 

9:00 PM

 

August 19, 2021

D, E and F groups

round VII- IX

9:30 AM

B and C groups

round VIII

9:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round VIII

3:30 PM

Chess Simultaneous

 

4:00 PM

Live chess

 

4:30 PM

Chess players dancing in Ustroń

 

7:00 PM

Outdoor cinema

 

9:00 PM

 

August 20, 2021

B and C groups

round IX

9:30 AM

Masters, Women, and A groups

round IX

3:30 PM

Closing ceremony

 

7:00 PM

Night tournament with Mokate coffee

 

11:00 PM

 

Accomodation and board:

  • The organiser offers support in organising accommodation and board at prefered prices in Ustroń, provided that the application is made, and then the destignated payment is made by 30/05/2021 and send to the e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Executive Michał Paździora.

Organisation:

  • Chairman of the organising committie:

Andrzej Matusiak e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , phone number : + 48 607 739 843 (organistion and accomodation)

  • Executive:

FA Michał Paździora e-mail address : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , phone number: + 48 606 662 756 (organisation and accommodation)

  • Main Chess Arbiter:

IA Michał Wejsig e-mail address : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. phone number: +48 606 170 194

  • Collector:

Krzysztof Orzechowski e-mail adress: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. phone number: + 48 506 153 142 (entry fee, bank transfers and cash payments, clearance and invoicing)

  • Organisation:

Martin Surman e-mail adress : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. phone number: +48 515 990 430 (individual and group board)

  • Competition office:

Weronika Kaszok; e-mail address : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., phone number: +48 724 105 354 Dom Kultury Prażakówka 28 Daszyńskiego  Street, Ustroń

Office hours :

  • 13/08/2021 from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
  • 14-20/08/2021 from 9:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • 21-22/08/2021 from 9:00 AM to 06:00 PM