Jan 4, 2023 13:00
Iranian Chess Players to boost performance with the new series of Hangzhou preparation camps
According to the I.R. Iran Sports Federation for the Blind (IRISFB), Iran’s national chess training camp to begin on Jan. 9


A 10-day national chess camp, which will be started on 9 January 2023, is being organised by the IRISFB, in cooperation with the NPC Iran for the Men and Women’s squad.

The trainings aim at the preparations of Twenty blind and visually impaired athletes for the Hangzhou Asian Para Games.

Men invitees are:

Mahdi Roumifard, Omid Karimi, Amir Rabi, Majid Bagheri, Mohammadreza Alizadeh, Farzad Alizadeh, Seyed Emadeddin Mousavi, Alireza Ghourchibeigi, Vahid Eslam, Ali Valehi, Meisam Moradian, Rostam Devisti Mogouei.

Men’s squad will be led by Behrouz Moradi.

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Women invitees are:

Malihe Safaei, Fatemeh Rahimi, Atefeh Naghavi, Maryam Rahimzadeh, Narges Daramd, Fatemeh Barghol, Reyhaneh Babar Shams, Azam Sadat Mirhashemi, Zahra Rabipour, Leila Zarezadeh, Fahimeh Bazmeh, Fahimeh Rezaei.

The women squad will be led by coach Shadi Paridar, the prominent Iranian ex-player who was awarded as the best female chess trainer by the 44th World Chess Olympiad. Paridar holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM), who won the Iranian Women Chess Championship four times. She also won the Asian Under-16 Girls' Championship in 2002 in Tehran.

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