Alexandra Kosteniuk Swims in +19° Water and Wins the Bronze at the Swiss Championship (Photos)

Время публикации: 21.07.2012 03:19 | Последнее обновление: 23.07.2012 13:21

Recently the Swiss Championship has finished in Flims. The strongest was determined in a round-robin with 10 participants. The veteran Viktor Korchnoi gathered only 2 points and took the last place. GM Gallagher grabbed Gold gathering 6.5 points. GM Pelletier and Alexandra Kosteniuk scored 6 points each, but  Silver went Pelletier according to the tie-break.

After the competition was over Alexandra Kosteniuk shared some tips for maintaining good physical shape on her Twitter page: "Despite +19° I couldn't help myself and in one of the days I swam in the mountain lake Caumasee."

"Swimming like this ensured being in fine fettle and full of energy!"


photos - chessqueen.com

The games can be found here.


  


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