FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Benasque, SPAIN

seminar logoFrom 8 to10 July 2016 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Benasque, Spain, by the Spanish Chess Federation and under auspices of FIDE.

The lecturer was IA Jesus Mena (ESP), FIDE Arbiters’ Commission Councilor and FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Valerio de la Cruz (ESP).

The lectures were in Spanish language.

Four (4) Arbiters from Spain participated in the Seminar and all of them participated in the examination test, held after the end of the lectures. The following succeeded in the test and will be awarded a norm for the title or the FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:

Alonso Valiente, Alexis ESP 32042833
Arauz Alonso, Fernando ESP 2298414
Idiazabal Troyas, Aritz ESP 2242842
Marcos Herrero, Francisco ESP 2279045

IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission