On Saturday, June 11, 2016, the "New Hopes of Chess" project was successfully completed for the fourth year in a row, and this time 7 different tournaments took place in the Central Serbian Army Home in Belgrade, where the chess was deployed by 126 contestants.
The ceremonial opening of the event was marked by the children of Preschool Institution "11. April "from New Belgrade with the hymn of its chess tournaments" Chess is a Real Spell ". The males soon became involved in their voices and appearances for the entire audience, so the atmosphere at the very beginning of the competition was unhurried and unforgettable.
After this wonderful performance, the contestants and the audience were welcomed by the words of Lieutenant Colonel Davor Mikluc on behalf of the Host and Military Academy, then Vladimir Prelovac, President of the Association "Živojin Mišić", and Lieutenant Colonel Veljko Bućković did not leave anyone indifferent this year . The Cultural and Artistic Program of the Opening Ceremony was completed by the students of the Military Gymnasium who performed "Marš na Drinu".
With the withdrawal of the first move, led by Lieutenant Colonel Davorin Mikluc and President of the Association Vladimir Prelovac, the fourth chess tournaments "New Hopes of Chess 2016" started.
|Category:||Number of contestants:|
|Tournament for preschoolers||12|
|Tournament for children under 10||8|
|Tournament for children under 14||24|
|Tournament for children under 18||10|
|Tournament for amateurs||22|
|Team tournament for IT companies||18 (9 teams)|
|Team tournament of the members of the Serbian Army||32 (8 teams)|
You can see the photos of the event on the Association's FB page, and detailed project results will be published on the project page, June 14, 2016.
Thanks to the tireless energy and help of Military Gymnasium and Military Academy in organization of events, as well as the Serbian Army House, judges, friends and associates. Great thanks to the chief chess judge and already traditional chess organizer Nebojsa Baralić on the unusual energy, dedication and love of the chess fight.
Until "New Hopes of Chess 2017",
Your association "Živojin Mišić".