Press release "Vardaris 2018"

Press release "Vardaris 2018"

The 13-year-old Belgian, Daniel Dardha, was the winner of Group A at the 4th International Chess Tournament “Vardaris”. Remarkable, besides the young age of the chess player, was the fact that in the last round, he confronted and defeated his father and personal coach too, Arben Dardha!

“Vardaris”, for the first time this year, was consisted of 4 different groups of capacities. So, the winner of Group B was Yiannis Tsotras of the Evia’s Chess players’ Association, in Group C (U12) the winner was Stelios Sioulas of the Chess Club Evosmos-Kordelio and finally the winner of Group D (U8) was the Romanian Robert-Gabriel Sava.

254 chess players participated in total, from 12 different countries.

Communication sponsor Hellenic Radio Television (ERT)


The Cooperativa "Allostropos" and the Chess Club SACH of Thessaloniki wish to thank the Management of ERT3 TV channel, 95,8fm and 102fm radio stations, who are the Communication Sponsors of the 4th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris".

The TV commercial that is currently playing on ERT3 channel was made by our good friend Nikos Sirakis. We would like to thank him, not only for the hours he spent shooting, cutting and creating the spot, but most of all because he did it all, feeling happy.

The radio spot is on the air of 95,8fm and 102fm radio stations.

Be there!!!

Legendary grill "Vardaris" best offer

Legendary grill "Vardaris" best offer

The organizing committee of the 4th International Chess Tournament "Vardaris 2018" wishes to provide every possible service for its participants. For this reason, we have achieved 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.

Chess Club SACH Thessaloniki - Central Chess Club of Bucharest

Chess Club SACH Thessaloniki - Central Chess Club of Bucharest

Chess Club SACH of Thessaloniki is proud to announce that 4th Vardaris is dedicated to the Central Chess Club of Bucharest and as we're doing every year with a different team, we will proceed to brotherhood this year, with this legendary club.

Few information for this club.

Central Chess Club of Bucharest (founded in 1977) is the oldest chess structure in Romania besides Romanian Chess Federation and has more than 500 members, most of them children or youngsters.

Every year, our players and our teams fight in Romanian National Championships, winning medals and trophies and launching new faces in competitions.

Hotel Room Reservation

Dear chess friends,

The new year has just begun and together we enter the final straight towards the International Chess Tournament "Vardaris", organised by Chess Club SACH Thessaloniki for the 4th consecutive year.

We would like to remind you that on the 15th of January expires the deadline for the additional 10% discount on the privileged prices, offered to the participants and their attendants at the playing venue, the 5 star Holiday Inn Hotel in Thessaloniki.

Take advantage of this unique offer and make your reservation on time, directly to the hotel.

Happy New Year! Health and happiness to all of you!

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