Note to Editors: STA Coverage of Chess Olympiad
Ljubljana, 24 October - STA English Service will cover the 35th Chess Olympiad, which is to be held at Slovenia's lake-side resort Bled from 25 October and 10 November. News reports about results and pairings will be released on a daily basis, as well as the highlight duel of the day. Chess duels are to be held every day between 2 and 6:30 PM, except on 3 and 9 November - competition free days.
Simultaneously, a Congress of the World Chess Federation will be held at Bled between 2 and 11 November and a new president of the federation is to be elected. Four regional chairs of Europe, America, Asia, and Africa are also to be voted on.