This chess workshop was organized
by Commander Udaya Dampage, Chaiman of Chess in Srilanka Navy with the
blessings of Commodore Dec Jayakody at Western Naval Command Head Quarters.
It was held for eight hours under three sections. As the 1st part of
the event Mrs. Suneetha Wijesuriya, President of the Lanka Chess Foundation
and the Anatoly Karpov Chess Club conducted the seminar and Mr. Bandula
Withanage, Web Master of www.lankachess.com , Mr.Shelton Wijesuriya,
President of Kolonnawa Chess Academy, Mr. Nishantha Withanage, International
Rated Player, Miss.Chamika Madubashini and Mr. Srimal Sachinthana Wijesuriya
Asst.Chess Coaches given an voluntary service to conduct this event.