On June 10, 2021, the Governor of St. Petersburg Aleksandr Beglov presented the President of the International Draughts Federation (IDF) Vladimir Langin with a high state award of Russia – the Medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland, 1st degree. The award was presented for merits in the development of physical culture and sports and many years of …Read More »
Organizational meeting of the Pergament Foundation for Draughts 64 took place on February 26 (of 2021) on St. Martin Island.
Organizational meeting of the Pergament Foundation for Draughts-64 took place on February 26 (of 2021) on St. Martin Island. Organizational meeting of the Foundation Board attended founding members of the Board as follows: Ed Pergament, Esq. USA, master IDF, master USSR, founder of the law firm of Pergament & Cepeda-Chair of the Board.Read More »
To the 75th anniversary of the Great Victory! On May 23, in St. Petersburg (Russia), in the building of the Main Admiralty, the main headquarters of the Navy of the Russian Federation (Navy), a session of simultaneous game in Russian draughts, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War, was held. …Read More »
Recently at the St. Petersburg Publishing House “Levsha. St. Petersburg” was published a Tutorial “World of draughts 64” in English. The Tutorial is published on behalf of the International Draughts Federation (IDF) with support of the “Russian Draughts” Promotion and Development Foundation.Read More »
July 27, after ending of the first African Draughts-64 Championship President of the International Draughts Federation, 3-time world champion, International Grand Master Vladimir Langin held a short lecture and a session of simultaneous game in Russian draughts for students of Russian Cultural Center of Zambia in Lusaka. The event was attended by the Consul of the Russian Federation in Zambia …Read More »
The Fund for promotion and development of draughts sport “Russian Draughts” open its own news site. With the opening organizers of the Fund expect to attract the maximum attention of the general reader to one of the most popular games in the world – draughts on a standard 64-cell board.Read More »
President IDF Vladimir Langin for the purposes to revive and develop draughts in Kyrgyzstan with the support of Fund “Russian Draughts” visited the capital of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek from 13 to 15 February. As part of the planned activities February 14, Vladimir Langin held a seance of simultaneous game. More information HERERead More »