The European Individual Championship is the most important chess event on the old continent, which brings together several hundred leading chess players each year. In the spring of 2013 the city of Legnica will welcome them. Besides, Lower Silesia will host their coaching staff, parents, supporters and representatives of the media .The championship is an unique opportunity to meet the strongest European chess players. The event will be widely related in the media and in the Internet.
Chess will completely dominate Legnica for almost two weeks, not only because of the presence of Europe's leading chess players, but also due to numerous attractions and events in the urban space. Hereby we want to pass on the passion of playing chess. And it is worth it, as chess develops strategical thinking and is a great form of self-improvement and intellectual development.
During the autumn of the same year Warsaw will hold another important chess event, the European Chess Championship. This makes Poland the European capital of chess in 2013.