Administration of Khanty-Mansiysk city prepares for the World Chess Olympiad

On June 30, the meeting of the organizing committee, led by head of the city of Khanty-Mansiysk, has been held. At the meeting the adopted plan of events on assisting in the preparation and holding of the World Chess Olympiad 2010 and FIDE Congress were discussed.


In addition to work aimed at improvement and landscaping of the city of Khanty-Mansiysk, it is planned to organize an urban competition "Best Cook" and "Best waiter" among the enterprises of the consumer market.


A schematic map of the city with the logo of the Olympiad 2010 will be prepared for the guests, indicating all the objects of the competition, hotels, shops, cafes, restaurants, historic sites, museums and ski trails.


Meeting with the head of the city of Khanty-Mansiysk and a costume parade of chess pieces will be organized for the participants and the guests during the Olympiad 2010 and FIDE Congress. Mayor's Cup tournament will be held during the Olympiad, as well as school chess competitions and master classes at secondary schools.