Welcome to Riga!

June 6, 20191min

It’s our pleasure to invite you to participate in the 8th World Champion in the Mikhail Tal blitz and Rapid chess memorial – 2019, that will take place on July 16th – 18th in Riga, capital of Latvia. Riga is a city with long lasting chess traditions, great respect for culture, sports and art and we are delighted to welcome the best players to compete here for the titles. 

About us

To remember and to honor world famous Latvian Grandmaster Mikhail Tal Blitz and Rapid chess memorial.