Arcoworldchess (Cristina Pernici Rigo) and Scaccomattissimo (Michele Cordara), in collaboration with FIDE, the ECU, and the FSI have organized numerous Italian, European and World championships over the years.

Michele Cordara also many chess events and cultural events and has at his highest management level the Chess Olympiad Turin 2006.

Cristina Pernici Rigo FIDE International Organizer has been working for chess for 30 years, the most important one for Italy is Arco in October.


Upcoming Events

FIDE World Senior Chess Championship 50+ 65+

14 - 27 November 2022 Assisi Umbria Italy

FIDE World Senior Team Chess Championship 50+ 65+

19 – 30 June 2022 ACQUI TERME (Al) – Italy


World Blind and Visually Impaired Chess Championship 2019 – Sardinia, Cagliari

World Amateur Chess Championship 2018 – Sardinia, Cagliari

World Senior Individual Chess Championship 2017 – Piedmont, Acqui Terme

World Senior Individual Chess Championship 2015 – Piedmont, Acqui Terme

Other events

Campionato italiano under 16 a squadre 2019 – Trentino, Arco di Trento

Campionato italiano seniores 2021 – Basilicata, Novasiri

Campionato italiano under 18 a squadre 2021 – Piemonte, Acqui Terme