"The Tradewise Gibraltar Open is the strongest and best-organised event of its kind in the world" - Financial Times



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.


Important: Participants in all sections should wait to receive official confirmation of their entry before booking travel and accommodation.


Partner Airlines: BA and Iberia

We are delighted to announce that British Airways and Iberia have agreed to be the official partner airlines for the 15th Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival.


All festival participants and accompanying persons flying to Gibraltar (BA) or Malaga (Iberia or BA) are invited to take advantage of a special discount in their air-fare. This applies to travel dates for five (5) days either side of the festival. For further details please contact Festival Director Stuart Conquest [] or Cathy Popham [].

Tradewise Gibraltar Masters 2017 - Leading Players

Announcement coming soon!

Gibraltar - Much more than you can imagine






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