Judit Polgár

“Queen who exposed the arrogance of kings.”
-Oliver Moody. The Times.

Judit Polgár, from Hungary, is considered the best female chess player in history and, two-time Olympic champion. At 15 she broke Bobby Fischer’s record by becoming the youngest Grandmaster. She has been ranked the world number one female chess player for over 25 years, and on the occasion of this exceptional achievement she was awarded a Guinness Record.

Ranked in top 10 on the World Men’s Rating list in 2005. In August 2014, she won the silver medal at the Chess Olympiad, and announced her retirement from competitive chess. In 2015 at the European Championship, Judit led the Hungarian men team to winning bronze medal as captain.

She is the main organizer of the annual Global Chess Festival and author of prize-winning books for professional chess players and children alike. Her passion is to promote the game, inspire younger generations and to make a difference in education.

Judit and her team has developed the award-winning Chess Palace educational program using chess as an exceptional learning tool to facilitate development of children and to enable deploying their talent through this one. The motto of her educational program: “Play your way to creative thinking.”

Participation in CDI:

  • 2016

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20th to the 22th of November 2020

Auditorio Metropolitano de Puebla

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