ADDITIONAL PROGRAMME

December 25 - December 31 / St. Petersburg 2018
Wednesday,
December 26
Simultaneous exhibition with four grandmasters

11:30 – Registration
12:00 – Start
14:00 – Finish
15:30 – RCF Chess Museum's curator Dmitry Oleinikov opens an exhibition and conducts an excursion
16:30 – Workshop of a three-time World Champion in chess composition Oleg Pervakov in a reading room
Thursday, December 27
Children's blitz tournament
Prize fund is 40 000 roubles

11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
11:30 - 15:00 – Rounds 1-7, Closing ceremony

Awards will be given on December 30 during the Closing ceremony of the King Salman World Rapid and Blitz champions. Prizes are from Yandex.

16:00 – Chess solving contest by a three-time World Champion in chess composition Oleg Pervakov. Prizes are from Yandex.
Friday, December 28
Rapid tournament, seniors
Prize fund is 50 000 roubles

11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
11:30 - 15:00 – Rounds 1-7, Closing ceremony
Rapid tournament, children
Prize fund is 40 000 roubles

11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
11:30 - 15:00 – Rounds 1-9. Awards will be given on December 30 during the Closing ceremony of the King Salman World Rapid and Blitz champions. Prizes are from Yandex.
16:00 – Quiz by Alexander Martynov: How well do you know chess? Prizes are from Yandex.
Saturday, December 29
Mass rapid.
Prize fund is 160 000 roubles.

Registration clubvsadnik.ru/worldcup

11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
12.00 – Start
18.00 – Closing ceremony. Prizes are from Yandex.
Sunday, December 30
Mass blitz
Prize fund is 120 000 roubles.

Registration clubvsadnik.ru/worldcup

11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
12:00 - 16:00 – Rounds 1-11
17:00 – Closing ceremony. Prizes are from Yandex.
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