Award winners of 5th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris" 2019

Award winners of 5th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris" 2019

A' Group

Final Standings

1st Vallejo Pons Francisco
2nd Kanakaris Georgios
3rd Halkias Stelios
4th Nikolaou Spyridon
5th Stanojoski Zvonko
6th Sidiropoulos Nikolaos

Women
1st Nomin-Erdene Davaademberel
2nd Bukhteeva Viktoria
3rd Salahidou Reveka

Veteran S50
1st Drazic Sinisa

U2200
1st Betsakos Konstantinos

U2000
1st Lefteriotis Alexandros

 

B΄ Group

Final Standings

1st Kioutsioumpas Charalambos
2nd Pantoglou Dimitrios
3rd Giakoustidis Spiros-Avgerinos
4th Zgouletas Ioannis
5th Tzovanis Anastasios-Anagnostis
6th Demelkas Ioannis

Women
1st Dereka Konstantina
2nd Batsi Lida
3rd Nikolaki Dimitria

Special Categories

Boys U18
1st Gavriilidis Georgios

Girls U18
1st Patriki Alexandra

Boys U16
1st Pantziarelas Georgios-Dimitrios

Girls U16
1st Pasoglou Nikoleta

Boys U14
1st Nasos Valerios

Girls U14
1st Raftopoulou Konstantina

Boys U12
1st Dristellas Neoklis

Girls U12
1st Spyratou Kleanthi

C΄ Group

Final Standings

1st Papadopoulos Alexandros
2nd Trivella Maria
3rd Vardaka Sofia
4th Angelidis Konstantinos
5th Tzontas Konstantinos
6th Haliandros Apostolos

Women
1st Hristea Andreea-Beatrice
2nd Vardaka Styliani

Boys U16
1st Samaridis Ioannis

Girls U16
1st Zoumpourdikoudi Despoina

Boys U14
1st Moustakas Athanasios

Girls U14
1st Siopi Anastasia

Boys U12
1st Charistes Nikolaos

Girls U12
1st Pelalidou Marianna

Boys U10
1st Karakotsios Konstantinos

Girls U10
1st Giakoustidou Evgenia

D΄ Group

Final Standings

1st Karakotsios Loukas-Georgios
2nd Siskou Evangelia
3rd Efthymiopoulou Anna
4th Vellios Anastasios
5th Raptis Sokratis
6th Kalogridou Marianthi

Girls
1st Mavraki Dimitra-Theofyli
2nd Giamouzi Alexandra
3rd Anemogianni Savvina

Press Release "Vardaris 2019"

Press Release "Vardaris 2019"

5th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris" was successfully completed on March 11th 2019. Winner was GM Francisco Vallejo Pons from Spain. It was our joy and honor to have him among the participants.

290 chess players from 18 different countries took part this year at “Vardaris” and it was consisted of 4 different capacity groups.

In B Group winner was Charalambos Koutsioumbas registered player of SKA.KI. TRIKALON, while Alexandros Papadopoulos registered player of Chess Acad. ESTH “G. IOAKIMIDIS” won the C Group. Finally winner of D Group (U8) was Loukas-Georgios Karakotsios registered player of Athlitiko Stavrodromi Galaxia.

Thessaloniki’s Chess Club SACH and Cooperativa Allostropos would like to thank all the participants, as well as those who helped in achieving a great tournament with the best conditions and terms. Especially, we would like to thank “Holiday Inn” Hotel that supported the organisation and offered us every possible assistance. Last but not least of course, we would like to thank all the arbiters who made their best effort for the success of “Vardaris”.

In addition, we would like to thank Angelos Charisteas for the great honour to be present and give the awards to all groups and, finally, the honoured guest Bulgarian team, ETAR Chess Club in Veliko Tarnovo.

See you next year!

6th Vardaris: February 27 - March 2, 2020 !!!

Legendary grill "Vardaris" best offer

Legendary grill "Vardaris" best offer

The organizing committee of the 5th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris 2019" wishes to provide every possible service for its participants. For this reason, we have achieved for yet another year, to offer 20% discount, exclusively for all the participants and their companions, at the legendary grill "Vardaris", located in 2nd Monastiriou Str., very close to the playing venue. We would really like to thank Mr. Isaak Papadopoulos for his kind and generous offer.

"Vardaris" in the latest issue of "New In Chess" magazine

"Vardaris" in the latest issue of "New In Chess" magazine

"Vardaris" is hosted once again in the latest issue of the top "New In Chess" magazine 01/2019.

We thank our colleagues and friends for this honor.

Brotherhood between Chess Club SACH of Thessaloniki and ETAR of Veliko Tarnovo

Brotherhood between Chess Club SACH of Thessaloniki and ETAR of Veliko Tarnovo

Vardaris, for yet another time, unites the Balkan chess players.

So this year, during the 5th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris", the Chess Club SACH of Thessaloniki will proceed to brotherhood with "ETAR" Chess Club of Veliko Tarnovo in Bulgaria.

Few information for “ETAR”...

Established in May 2010 in Veliko Tarnovo, that is the old Bulgarian capital with long traditions in chess. In this beautiful town, in 1927 was established one of the first chess clubs in Bulgaria and one year later the Bulgarian chess union.

President of Chess club “Etar” is Nikolay Yordanov, who is National master, Internarional arbiter, FIDE trainer and organizer of the many chess tournaments of different levels.

Svetla Yordanova, who is also a trainer has the title of WIM (Woman International Master) and Woman National Champion.

The club’s headquarters is sports center “Ivaylo”, that was fully renovated 4 years ago.

In 2013, Etar Chess Club, with the help of the Municipality of Veliko Tarnovo, organized Veliko Tarnovo’s chess holidays – with more than 100 participations from 10 different countries.

ETAR collaborates with chess clubs from Skopje, Bucharest and now Thessaloniki.

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