Draughts-64 in the VI TAFISA World Sport Games

International Draughts Federation (IDF) according to the calendar of competitions 2016 holds in Jakarta (Indonesia) from 6 to 12 October 2016 International Draughts-64 Competition in the framework of the 6th TAFISA World Sport for all Games 2016. The competition is held with the support of the Foundation for Assistance of development of Draughts Sports “Russian Draughts”. International Grandmaster Sergey Belosheev won Rapid programs in Russian draughts and in Brazilian draughts. Nikolay Struchkov won Blitz. 

Site of the VI TAFISA World Sport Games 2016      


Information about tournament

Information about tournament

Place, date

Competition will be held in Jakarta (Indonesia) from October 6 till October 12, 2016.

Registration: Counter/Desk will be set up at Ancol Bay City, (Taman Impian Jaya Ancol)
Jl. Lodan Timur No.7 Jakarta 14430; Phone: +62 (21) 29222222; website: www.ancol.com
Registration will be held October 5th and October 6th, 2016, from 07:00 AM – 05:00 PM.
Departure of participants is October 12.

Program of competitions

Competitions will be held in the three types of program:

– Rapid (Russian draughts)
– Rapid (Brazilian draughts)
– Blitz (Russian draughts)


All participants regardless of gender, age and rating are allowed to participate in the competition, who registered in accordance with this regulation and paid the tournament fee.

Participants must comply with the dress code.

Participants must to be on the closing ceremony of the competition, in breach of the item participants lose all official awards.

Competition regulations

Administrative arrangement of the 6th TAFISA World Sport for all Games 2016 published HERE  and it is mandatory for all participants.

Competitions in draughts-64 are held on the official rules of the IDF.

System of each competition is Swiss or round robin, depending on the number of participants.
All programs will be held by the system of micro-matches consist of two games with the drawing according to the official table.

Time control:
– Rapid     5 minutes till the end of the game + 3 seconds per move
– Rapid     5 minutes till the end of the game + 5 seconds per move
– Blitz       3 minutes till the end of the game + 2 seconds per move

Determination of the winners

Places of players are determined by the biggest amounts of points. In case of equal points of two or more participants the additional criteria are established by the panel of judges according to the system of the competition.


Medals for the 3 best players among men and women in each tournament
Diploma for the 3 best players among men and women in each tournament
Commemorative diplomas for all participants
Total prize fund of competitions is not less than 15 000 US $


All costs of participants paid by sending organizations or themselves.

The costs for organizing the competition and paid by the International Draughts Federation and Organizing Committee.

Tournament fees

Each participant before the start of competition should pay the tournament fee 100 US $. Fee gives the right to participate in all three programs.

Tournament fees may to be transferred to the account of the International Draughts Federation no later than September 26 or pay in cash October 6. In case of bank transfer payment receipt should be sent to the office of the International Federation before the event.

Bank details
Beneficary: International Draughts Federation
Address: Kranevo, Chernomorska str. 41, 9649 Bulgaria
Bank: Raiffeisenbank (Bulgaria) EAD
Bank`s address: Dobrich, 25 Septemvri Str. 25, 9300 Bulgaria
IBAN account no: IBAN BG94 RZBB 9155 1003 8766 00
BIC (Swift code): BIC RZBBBGSF

Accommodation and meals

The accommodation is booked on the website of the 6th TAFISA World Sport for all Games 2016  HERE

All packages include:

  • 7 days/6 nights, accommodation at the appointed at 2*/3*/4* hotels
  • Accreditation
  • Access to venues
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Airport returned transfer upon arrival and departure
  • Transportation service from hotel to venue vice versa on daily basis (dedicated transportation)
  • Souvenir for each participant (hat, shirt, Tarsius mascot figurine)
  • Hospitality desk in each selected partner hotel.

Payment shall be made via bank transfer or credit card. All information including payment methods are available on the website: HERE


Applications for participation must be submitted to the office of International Draughts Federation not later than August 15 on e-mail: [email protected], [email protected].

To the application shall be attached scans of passports of all participants and accompanying persons.

Applications for obtaining visas (up to August 15) and booking accommodation (up to August 26) must be submitted to Langina Antonina, e-mail: [email protected], [email protected].


International Draughts Federation:
Office, e-mail: [email protected]
Langin Vladimir, e-mail: [email protected], mob +7 921 9562001

Invitation        Participants guide       List of participants

PHOTO       Day 1      Day 2       Day 3, Closing      Day 4       Day 5

Closing of the TAFISA Games  


Rapid (RUS)    Preliminary stage

Rapid (BRAZ)    Preliminary stage

Blitz (RUS)     Preliminary stage

15-10-2016  VI TAFISA World Sports Games completed. 12000 athletes from 87 countries in 62 sports participated in the competition.

The competition was held under the patronage of the IOC, TAFISA and UNESCO. At the opening ceremony, which took place on October 8 at the famous Anchol Park, World Sports Games opened Indonesian President Joko Widodo, the participants welcomed the President of TAFISA, a representative of the IOC and other officials.

Draughts-64 the first time was present in this global world sports forum. 3 programs of competitions in draughts-64 (Russian and Brazilian version) was held from 7 to 9 October. 10 and 11 October representatives of our delegation participated in various activities of the TAFISA World Games. 11 October evening was held the official closing of the games.

It is worth noting the excellent organization of the games. Each organization had its own officer, who promptly solved all problems, as well as a bus for the transfer to the venue, other activities and at the airport.

All participants except for official awards and prizes from the IDF (the prize fund was of US $ 15,000), received gifts, souvenirs and certificates from the organizers of the TAFISA World Games.

Goodbye Jakarta! The next VII TAFISA World Sport Games will be held in Lisbon (Portugal) in 2020.


struchkov-109-10-2016  Blitz program in Russian draughts is held today. Confident game throughout the tournament showed ex-world champion Nikolay Struchkov. The victory in the 5th round over current world champion Sergey Belosheev become a serious application for the title of champion in blitz program. After 7 rounds of the preliminary stage the best 4 players are: Struchkov Nikolay, Belosheev Sergey, Kolesov Gavril and Dudco Denis. They will compete for medals in the semi-finals and finals.

Struchkov – Dudco          2 : 0
Kolesov – Belosheev        1 : 1

Struchkov – Belosheev    1 : 1
Kolesov – Dudco               2 : 0

Medal Surname, name
Med 1Med-2Med-3 Struchkov Nikolay
Belosheev Sergey
Kolesov Gavril


belosheev-208-10-2016  Rapid program in Brazilian draughts is held today. Like the previous program, competitions are held in two stages, first holds a preliminary stage on the Swiss system in 7 rounds. Then the best 4 players in the semi-finals and finals will fight for the medals. See current results.

Preliminary stage completed. Like the previous program, best 4 players – Belosheev Sergey, Struchkov Nikolay, Kolesov Gavril and Gulyaev Nikolay will compete for medals in the semi-finals and finals.

Belosheev – Struchkov    2 : 0
Kolesov – Gulyaev            0 : 2

Gulyaev – Belosheev       0 : 2
Kolesov –  Struchkov        1 : 1

Medal Surname, name
Med 1Med-2Med-3 Belosheev Sergey
Gulyaev Nikolay
Kolesov Gavril


belosheev07-10-2016 Rapid program in Russian draughts srtarted today at 10:00 a.m. Competitions are held on the Swiss system in 7 rounds. Top 4 players in the semi-finals and finals will reveal the winner and the prize-winners.

Preliminary stage completed. Belosheev Sergey, Struchkov Nikolay, Kolesov Gavril and Gulyaev Nikolay will compete for medals in the semi-finals and finals.

Belosheev – Gulyaev    1 : 1
Struchkov – Kolesov    1 : 1

Belosheev – Struchkov  1 : 1
Gulyaev – Kolesov          0 : 2

Medal Surname, name
Med 1 Med-2Med-3 Belosheev Sergey
Struchkov Nikolay
Kolesov Gavril


tafisa-106-10-2016  VI TAFISA World Sports Games start today. Total in the Games will participate more than 12 000 participants from 110 Member 0f TAFISA. Draughts-64 will be presented for the first time in this prestigious international forum. As part of the competition will be held three tournaments in Russian and Brazilian version of draughts-64.

The strongest players of the world took part in competitions: the current world champion Sergey Belosheev, world champions in different years – the legendary Gavril Kolesov, Nikolai Struchkov, Zhanna Sarshaeva; bronze medalist of the World Championship 2015 Nikolay Gulyaev, Asian champions Samandar Kalanov and Alisher Artikov, winners of World Cup 2015 among women and juniors Ekaterina Ivanova and Dmitry Melnikov, the winner of World and European championships among youth, winner of the stage of the World Cup 2015, a multiple champion of Moldova Denis Dudko, strongest players from Latvia, Malta, Bulgaria, Singapure, Thailand and Japan.

Prize fund of competitions is 15 000 USD. All participants will receive money prizes.

djakarta-foto-0121-08-2016  General information that you need to know to travel to Jakarta published  HERE

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