The Governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova held a regular meeting of the Olympiad OC

The Governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova held a regular meeting of the 39th World Chess Olympiad Organizing Committee which will take place in Khanty-Mansiysk, from 19 September to 4 October this year.

The committee members discussed the improvement of the area near the facilities, where the tournament and participants accommodation would be. They also spoke about the information support of the Olympiad. Presently there is the press accreditation; the applications for coverage the event have already been submitted by 40 media representatives from around the world.

Natalia Komarova gave instructions to her vice to place on the official website of the authorities of Ugra necessary information about the upcoming event, as well as provide an opportunity to follow the Olympiad on-line. "You have to understand that the majority of chess tournaments are watched by Internet fans and organizing an event we should take this into account, targeting on the Western Internet users", - stressed the head of the Okrug.