International Chess Festival (Alekhine Memorial) used to be held in Voronezh yearly in June since 1997 till 2019.
Our festival was supported by Voronezh region governor, Voronezh region government, Association of Chess Professionals.
You can see participants, organizers and guests of the finished festival on the photos made by our press officer Elena Ponomareva with comments about the festival results. We wait you all in Voronezh in the year 2020 since June 10 to June 21!More info
Rupali Mullick's article about Voronezh-2019 festival results, with nice photos and four video interviewsMore info
A well-known Russian chess video blogger Evgeny Potemkin, who uses to broadcast the best world players' games, this year also gave attention to Voronezh festival. You can see Chess960 and Blitz games on his videos.More info
Videos by our traditional video author Alexander Shushenkov are now in a good quality on Alexander's own Youtube channel!More info