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Reykjavík as Chess Capital of the World in 2010?

Reykjavík is aiming to become the chess capital of the world in 2010 according to a press release form Reykjavík’s Chess Academia

The role of the Chess Academia is to build up chess life in the city, particularly in the elementary schools. The Chess Academia also plans to hold a chess festival, which will be the peak of the International Reykjavík Chess Tournament, mbl.is reports.

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