FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in St. Petersburg, RUSSIA

seminar logoFrom 18 to 22 August 2016 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in St. Petersburg, Russia, by the Russian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.

The lecturer was IA Artiom Akhmetov (RUS), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Viatcheslav Ivanov (RUS).

Seven (7) National Arbiters from Russia and Turkmenistan participated in the Seminar and in the examination test held after the lectures.
The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded a norm for the FIDE Arbiter title, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:

Abramov Anatoly 44147643 RUS
Bykov Vladimir 24190080 RUS
Ezizov Jumamuhammet 14003457 TKM
Ivanova Tatiana 4109724 RUS
Nikitin Aleksey 4188837 RUS
Shipulin Denis 24120626 RUS

IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission