Dec 15, 8 years ago

1st IMSA Elite Mind Games (IEMG)

The inaugural IMSA Elite Mind Games (IEMG) will be held February 25 to March 3, 2016, in Huai’an City, Jiangsu Province, China. The venue will be announced.
All five members of IMSA will be featured: Bridge, Chess, Draughts, Go, and Xiangqi. In all, we expect about 180 players and 50+ international officials to participate.

With a total budget of > $2.5M, this new event replaces the previous SportAccord World Mind Games (SAWMG) held in December from 2011 to 2014.

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  2. May 21, 2016
    Did the 2016 event happen? I cannot find anything on the web (including this website!) about the 2016-02-25 to 2016-03-03 tournaments. Have the IEMG and/or SAWMG events collapsed?