28/04/2015- Oslo 12:17 PM
Food & Drink in Norway RSS Feeds
Tue, 28 Apr 2015

The Crown Prince is patron of chess Olympiad

Norway Today
22/02/2013
Comments  
Crown Prince Haakon has agreed to become patron of next year's Chess Olympiad in Tromsø.

This means a lot to us, and it puts the Chess Olympiad really on the map, said Chairman Herman Kristoffersen.

Chess Olympiad will be held in Tromsø from 1 to 14. august next year. With more than 150 participating nations, the Chess Olympiad is the world's fourth largest sporting event. It is estimated that around 1,500 chess players will participate. 

 

Source: NTB scanpix / Wikipedia

Back to News Home
 

Weather

Oslo, NO
  • few clouds

    NOW

    High 48.25°F Low 35.73°F
  • sky is clear

    Wed

    High 48.49°F Low 35.73°F
  • heavy intensity rain

    Thu

    High 42.48°F Low 39.22°F
  • sky is clear

    Fri

    High 44.96°F Low 33.71°F

Top
@Designed by SNABY Technologies