Algorand Online Chess Tournament Winner to Receive Trip to World Chess Championship in Dubai
Algorand, the official blockchain partner of the 2021 World Chess Championship, is hosting a series of online chess tournaments to celebrate the upcoming match. The winner will receive travel and VIP entry to the World Chess Championship in Dubai.
Algorand, the official blockchain partner of the 2021 FIDE World Championship match, is hosting a series of online chess tournaments to celebrate the upcoming match. The winner of the series, which runs from September to October 2021, will receive a fully paid trip for two to Dubai to visit the World Chess Championship – the most important chess event of the decade.
The series leads to the Championship and is hosted by FIDE Online Arena, the official gaming platform of FIDE. Everyone is welcome to register and participate in the series. It was developed by Algorand to give the crypto community and chess fans the chance to play in a real chess competition, which includes: hard time checks, qualifying events and a magnificent prize.
The Algorand Crypto Series consists of four qualifying tournaments and the final showdown, with the first tournament starting September 26:
- Algorand Online Series Qualifier # 1 – September 26 15 UTC;
- Algorand Online Series Qualifier # 2 – October 3 15 UTC;
- Algorand Online Series Qualifier # 3 – October 10 15 UTC;
- Algorand Online Series Qualifier # 4 – October 17 15 UTC;
- The final on October 24 at 15 UTC.
To enter the final tournament, a player must finish in the top five in one of the qualifying events, so the competition will be fierce, but it’s worth it!
The prize winner and a guest will receive a 4-day trip to Dubai and tickets to the first round of the Championship match. The second and third place winners will respectively receive the official world chess set and a one-year membership to the FIDE online arena.
The winners of the Series will be determined in the final on October 24, which will be broadcast live and commented by a top chess player.
The full tournament rules are available on the Series page.
Algorand is the official blockchain partner of the World Chess Championship and FIDE Online Arena, the official chess platform of FIDE. Official FIDE Online Arena rankings and titles that are recognized by FIDE and appear on official player profiles are recorded on Algorand’s decentralized blockchain network in real time, bringing reliability and transparency to the digital chess scoring system. .