Chess Olympiad 2018: A memorandum was signed with the newspaper "Lelo"
05 July 2018
Chess Olympiad 2018: A memorandum was signed with the newspaper "Lelo"

Today, a memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Georgian Chess Federation and the publishing house "Lelo".

Giorgi Giorgadze, who is the Georgian Chess Federation president and the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the 43rd World Chess Olympiad, stated: "Today, we signed a memorandum with the newspaper" Lelo". The role of the sports media is known. We are delighted that we, the Organizing Committee of the Batumi Chess Olympiad, will cooperate with the publishing house that has such great history as "Lelo". This newspaper is the main chronicler of our sport and it is associated with the greatest victories of Georgian sports.”

"The Chess Olympiad, which will be hosted Batumi, must become one of the greatest events in our sporting life. I am sure that the Olympiad will be organized perfectly and we will make our readers happy with the success of the Georgian chess players” - said the chief editor of the newspaper "Lelo" - Gia Tvalabeishvili.

The Organizing Committee of the 2018 Batumi Chess Olympiad awarded the publishing house "Lelo" with the souvenirs branded with the Batumi Chess Olympiad logo.

Batumi will host the large-scale chess event (with the participations of teams from 189 countries) from September 23 to October 5.

The Organizing Committee of the 2018 World Chess Olympiad