Diving Chess World Championship

Start at: 19:00 August 23 2019 UK time

Finish at: 22:00 August 23 2019 UK time

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Venue is Ironmonger Row Baths

1 NORMAN STREET
ISLINGTON
LONDON
EC1V 3AA

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REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED FOR DIVING CHESS. Call Etan at 07939592820 if you’d like to participate depending on space.

From 7:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Friday, August 23, 2019.

Venue: Ironmonger Row Baths

1 NORMAN STREET
ISLINGTON
LONDON
EC1V 3AA

4 to 5 rounds with Swiss pairings. BYOB (Bring Your Own Bathingsuit). Please register early to secure your spot. Note that participants must be at 18 or older.

Diving Chess is like normal chess but played in a swimming pool with a submerged chessboard. Each player can only think as long as they are able to hold their breath. Once you’ve made a move and come up for air, your opponent must dive and cannot come back up until they’ve played a move, and then it’s your turn to dive again…

Call Etan for more info at 07939592820

You can see the full video HERE from the 2015 event.