Alexander Brechalov and the president of the Russian Chess Federation Andrei Filatov in Udmurtia signed a cooperation agreement. The press office of the head and government of the republic reports this.
I thank the Republic of Udmurtia for inviting the Superfinal to it. The Timchenko Foundation and I are trying to expand the geography of our championships in order to increase interest in chess in all regions of our country
The Head of Udmurtia and the President of the Russian Chess Federation (RCF) signed an agreement on cooperation in the development of chess sports on April 25 at the Central House of Chess Player named after Botvinnik. There is also information in the signed document that the Superfinals of the 72nd Russian Chess Championship among men and the 69th Russian Chess Championship among women will be held in two towns of the republic – Votkinsk and Izhevsk – from 9 to 23 August 2019.
It is a great honor for us to win the competition and invite the Superfinals of the Russian Championship to us. I am sure these competitions will give new impetus to the development of chess in our region
Super finals are held as a part of the program «Chess in museums». The prize fund of the men's and women's tournaments will be 10 million rubles, and the champions will receive a Renault car as a gift.