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First Saturday

Chess tournament series for GM, IM norms and for Standard and Rapid
ELO-rating points.

Budapest, Hungary

Venue: HOTEL BERLIN *** 1117, Hunyadi János út 2. Budapest, Hungary
- See more at About us -

Programme every first Saturday:
Registration (in person) : 13.00 - 14.00
Drawing of lots : 14.00 - 14.30 (All groups)
Start : 14.30 (All groups)

NEW RULE: Sofia Rule; no draw before the 30th move! from 01.10.2016

Our next FIDE ELO RATED Rapid Tournament is scheduled for 03.03.2017.
Women participants get 50% OFF at our next Rapid Tournament!

Meeting: 2.30 pm. at the hotel
Information about the event here!

Budapest Spring Festival (18-26.03.2017)
open 9-round Swiss chess tournament

Prize fund: EURO 13 500 -
First prize: EURO 3300 -

More info and schedule of the event here

Accommodation offers for the Spring Festival

Send an e-mail to the organizer

First Saturday Facebook site
Facebook profile of Mr. Laszlo Nagy

Programme for the year 2017 in excel file /GM, IM, FMA groups/
Programme for the year 201
7 in excel file /FMB, FMC, FMD groups/

February 2017

Group photo February 2017

Kaczur Florian, Havasi Gergo and Juhasz Armin, (all HUN) achieved IM norm​

Press release about First Saturday February event at


Havasi Gergo HUN

Juhasz Armin HUN

Kaczur Florian HUN

Torma Robert HUN










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