Start entry amateur groups Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2020 on 4 November


Many chess aficionados have already marked the date in their agendas: the entry for the amateur groups of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2020 will start at 10 am on 4 November. What can chess lovers wish for more than being able to play their own tournament at a stone’s throw from the battleground of the world’s best grandmasters? This is one of the elements that make ‘the Wimbledon of Chess’ so special. Not only in Wijk aan Zee, where 1,700 chess players from all over the world will sit down behind the boards, but also elsewhere in the world chess fever is running high again. The Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2020 will take place in Wijk aan Zee from 10 – 26 January 2020.

Entries for the Weekend-three-round events, the Weekday-three-round events and the Nine-round events can be submitted via the website. The number of amateur participants is limited. Entries will be dealt with in the order of receipt.