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International Youth Chess Challenge



         The International Youth Chess
         Challenge was organized by the
         Judit Polgar Chess Foundation for
         the first time in Budapest as a pre-
         event of the 5th Global Chess
         Festival. The event was supported
         by FIDE and European Chess
         Union.
         This chess tournament aimed at
         bringing kids together from different
         nations. The spirit of Chess
         Connects Us, which is developed by
         Judit Polgar gave 2 days of
         experience at the headquarters of
         Hungarian Chess Federation for the
         kids, their parents and coaches to
         get to know each other on and off
         the chessboard.

          The Judit Polgar Chess Foundation
         believes that for the children’s
         development it is essential to get to
         know different cultures and chess  Final Results are avialable here:
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         The International Youth Chess
         Challenge event was developed for
         girls and boys playing in the same  Photo Gallery:
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         field. We, the Judit Polgar Chess
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         give equal opportunities regardless
         of gender. The top finishers were
         three girls and the playoff was won
         by Lucia Kapicakova (Slovakia). The
         prizes included 3 trophies and 6
         medals.








                                                                                     International Youth
                                                                                     Chess Challenge


                                                                                     International Youth Chess
                                                                                     Challenge was organized by
                                                                                     Judit Polgar Chess Foundation
                                                                                     as a pre-event of Global Chess
                                                                                     Festival.
                                                                                     The event was supported by
                                                                                     European Chess Union.












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