Welcome to our 2017 website! Next January's
Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival (Monday 23
January - Thursday, 2 February) marks our 15th
anniversary. The festival maintains its familiar
format, with five main events, as well as a variety
of evening activities.
This website will be regularly updated, so please
keep an eye out for latest announcements.
Participants in all sections should wait to receive
official confirmation of their entry before booking
travel and accommodation.
Congratulations to Hikaru Nakamura (USA),
winner of the Tradewise Gibraltar Masters
for a second consecutive year. He defeated
Frenchman Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 3-2 after a
tense five game speed playoff.
Anna Muzychuk from Ukraine has won the