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Chess Festival at Fagernes

Open Norwegian Championship 2011













Our Norwegian member Øystein Brekke who acted as organizer of the new Norwegian festival has sent us a press release and some photos which we reproduce below.






The Fagernes Hotel







From left organizer Øystein Brekke, Sergey Tiviakov and vice-mayor Svein Erik Hilmen.







Tiviakov winning his decisive game against Swedish veteran GM Lars Karlsson.







Anders Thingstad (15) surprised the SOS Opening Surprises editor IM
Jeroen Bosch by defeating him.







A game of generations: Per Ofstad (76) (left) was Norwegian junior
champion of 1951 and Norwegian champion of 1961, here playing the also
talented Sebastian Mihajlov (12) of Oslo Schakselskap.








Norwegians for the future: Aryan Tari (12) was able to draw against
Frode Olav Urkedal (17) who is already an IM, but got the title award a
bit belated due to a late report.




You will find further results, games and photos at the following pages:

Festival web site
Complete results of group A
ChessBase pictorial report 28/04/2011 (in English)
ChessBase pictorial report 21/04/2011 (in German)
ChessBase pictorial report 26/04/2011 (in German)







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