London Chess Classic

This event has now finished. Until Dec 9 2012

Time Out says

Annual chess tournament featuring the world's top players competing for a Ä50,000 first prize, including world number one Magnus Carlsen, World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand and all-time top female player Judit Polgar. The event includes a range of activities for adults and children to take part in over the ten days, including expert coaching and junior tournaments. Entry for children is free.

Olympia details



Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX

Transport Kensington (Olympia) 

£15-£20 per day, £100 tournament pass, under-16s free