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Chess Olympiad Dresden 2008 - Shop

Onlilne Tickets for the Chess Olympiad 2008 in Dresden now available!


Merchandising products of the Olympiad 2008 now available

 „Official book of the Chess Olympiad Dresden 2008"
The German Chess Association and the Organizing Committee of the Chess Olympiad agreed with the Dresden JugendSchach (Youth Chess) publishing house the publication of the “Official book of the Chess Olympiad Dresden 2008”. In addition, a DVD with extensive and interesting details of the tournament will be released together with the book. Licence holder will be the Schacholympiade 2008 - Chess Foundation GmbH. These news are expected to cause great pleasure in the German-speaking areas, since the last Olympiad book in German language came out in Manila 1992. The book will be sold at the Olympiad venue and can also be ordered afterwards for as little as 24,90 Euro.

High-class artefacts offers with glass products which show a three dimensional hologram of the Zwinger Crown Gate and the logo of the Chess Olympiad inside. The range starts with keychains for the price of 9.90 Euro and reaches to a five kilogram glass cube for 249 Euro.






The first „Dresden Specialties Distillery“ offers under the brand „Augustus Rex“ licensed products of the Chess Olympiad 2008 with special labels in the design of the Chess Olympiad. A noble gift set with four 40ml bottles can be received for the price of 26.50 Euro, a set with two 350ml bottles costs 42 Euro.


A calender for the year of the Chess Olympiad 2008 is offered by the German Chess Federation. For chess lovers this piece delights with twelve individual pages in DIN A3 landscape format and costs 12,- Euro. It may be obtained at the Hugendubel bookstore in the Altmarkt-Galerie Dresden or the DSB Chess Shop.