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Welcome to the homepage of the Chess Academy of Armenia. Founded in 2002 through the initiative of GM Smbat Lputian, under the auspices of the Armenian Chess Federation, and supported by the Armenian Government, the Chess Academy of Armenia is the leading center of chess training and organization in Armenia today. The Academy’s mission is multi-faceted: preparing tomorrow’s elite players and trainers to maintain Armenia ’s position as an epicenter in the chess world, organizing top-class chess tournaments attracting top chess players worldwide, and popularizing chess throughout the nation, primarily through its ever-growing network of affiliated chapters.

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GEOTEAM CJSC AND THE CHESS ACADEMY OF ARMENIA COOPERATING AGAIN

Date: 2014-04-19

Geoteam CJSC and the Chess Academy of Armenia are again cooperating in the frame of Jermuk-2014 IX International Open Youth Chess Tournament. This traditional tournament, in which U-18 boys and girls from different regions of Armenia, as well as abroad are going to participate, will be held from June 26 to July 6, 2014 in Jermuk. “Jermuk-2014” International Chess Tournament is dedicated to the memory of Stepan Avagyan, who made a significant contribution to the development of chess in Jermuk city, as well as to the organizational work of the tournament during the last years.

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THE VIII SCHOOL CHESS OLYMPIAD

Date: 2014-04-18

The Chess Academy of Armenia, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science of the RA, as well as the Armenian General Benevolent Union, has been organizing the School Chess Olympiad for the eighth consecutive year. Stepanakert, the capital city of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, will host the finalist teams of the VIII School Chess Oympiad from 4-8 of May, 2014. 18 strongest teams from Yerevan, all Armenian regions, Artsakh and Javakhk are going to struggle for the title of winner in the final stage of Olympiad.

 

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ANDRANIK MARGARYAN MEMORIAL 2014 - ROUND ROBIN

Date: 2014-01-16

Today was the last round of Andranik Margaryan Memorial Round Robin Tuornament. IM Vladislav Artemiev (Russia) scored 6 points out of 9 and became the winner of the tournament. The second place with 5.5 points took GM Wen Yang (China). GM Hovik Hayrapetyan (Armenia) and IM Mads Andersen (Danemark) scored 5 points and shared third-fourth places. IM Vladislav Artemiev fulfilled grandmaster norm, and FM Tigran K. Harutyunyan - international master norm.

 LIVE GAMES 
PGN  PHOTOS
 
N
Title
Name
Rtg
01
02
03
04
05
06
07
08
09
10
ptsplace 
 1 FMRobert Aghasaryan2477 *
 ½
 1 0
 ½ ½ 0 ½ 0
 03.0
10
 2 GMAleksey Goganov 2581   ½ *½½
 0
 1 ½ ½ 104.5
5
 3 IM
Idani Pouya 2508 0
½
 *
 ½ ½ 0
 ½ 0 ½ 13.5
9
 4 IMVladislav Artemiev 2570 1 ½ ½ *
 ½ ½ 1 ½ ½ 16.01
 5 GMHovhannes Gabuzyan
 2538 ½ 1 ½ ½ *
 0  ½ 1 ½
 0
4.5
6
 6 GMHovik Hayrapetyan  2456 ½ 0 1 ½ 1 *
 ½
 ½ 0 1
5.0
3
 7 IMMads Andersen
 2496 1 ½ ½ 0
 ½ ½ *
 1 0 15.0
4
 8 FMTigran K. Harutyunian 2387 ½ ½ 1 ½ 0 ½
 0 *
 ½
 ½4.0
7
 9 GMWen Yang 2592 1
 0½
 ½ ½
 1 1 ½ * ½
5.5
2
10
 GMAleksandar Indjic
 2538
 1 1 0 0 1  0
 0
 ½ ½ *
4.0
8

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