25th Keres Memorial – ACP Open Dedicated to Keres 100 Jubilee

ACP invites everyone to Tallinn (Estonia). The open rapid tournament, marking 100th Jubilee of the great Paul Keres is to be held on Jan 7-10, 2016 in a cooperation with Estonian Chess Federation and Kalev Sports Association. 



Estonian Sports Association Kalev in cooperation with the Estonian Chess Federation and Association of Chess Professionals. 

The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Estonia, the Cultural Endowment of Estonia, the Council of the Gambling Tax, the City of Tallinn and sponsors support organizing the competition.



January 7, 2016 will be the 100th birth anniversary of chess grandmaster Paul Keres who was elected the Estonian Sportsman of the 20th Century. The competition celebrates the birth anniversary of one

of the greatest chess players of all time. Paul Keres was member of ESA Kalev and always represented sports club in all his matches. ESA Kalev is the oldest and biggest sports organization in Estonia, which

was founded in 1901. ESA Kalev as main organizer is keeping the memory of Paul Keres alive through this tournament. The competition belongs to the ACP 2016 Tour.



The competition will be held from January 7 to January 10, 2016 in Tallinn, at the conference halls of the Park Inn by Radisson Meriton Conference & Spa Hotel.


Please, have a look at the regulations in English or Estonian.