Chess in the National Gallery
Budapest 2019

Judit Polgar Chess Foundation

International Youth Chess Challenge on 5th and 6th October


We would like to invite young participants to play against FIDE rated players in the International Youth Chess Challange event.


•    The winner will receive a Cup and a special prize. Places 2-6 will receive special prizes.
•    All players will receive a decorated certificate of participation and souvenirs.
•    All Chinese participants will receive an Honorary membership card to the Judit Polgar Chess Club


October 5, Saturday:
Arrival: 8.00 – 9.00
Opening ceremony: 9.00
1st round: 9.30, 2nd round: 11.00, LUNCH BREAK, 3rd round: 14.30, 4th round: 16.00, 5th round: 17.30

October 6., Sunday:
6th round: 15.30, 7th round: 17.00
Play-off, closing ceremony: 18.30 – 19.30

Time contol: 30-30 min. + 30 sec/move.
Special opportunity to meet personally the best female chess player of all times, Grand Master and Olympic Champion Judit Polgar.


We are looking forward to welcoming you in Hungary and in Budapest!   



Global Chess Festival - Budapest - Program

Judit Polgar Chess Foundation
Judit Polgar Chess Foundation