Glek Chess Academy

Lectures, tournaments, master-classes are held in SCOLIPE, chess-draughts club "Sokolniki", PFUR, SPSTL and others.


The Head of the ACADEMY

Igor Vladimirivich GLEK (+7)903-5593052

Work: (+7)499-1665399




Skype: prinzflorisel

Vkontakte Igor Glek

Twitter: Igor Glek

Facebook Igor Glek

ACADEMY'S foreign relations coordinator

IM/IA Satea Husari



Chess-Draughts club


The new chess-draughts era has been started at Sokolniki park from 27th of July 2013. Since that day on the basis of the club regular events devoted to the chess and draughts took place. Among which there are events of the Glek Chess Academy.

The ckub is situated: Moscow, 6-th Lutchevoy protsek 3

Club work hours are everyday from 10.00 a.m till 22.00 p.m.


Official site(on Russian):


Russian State University of Physical Education,
Sport, Youth and Tourism (SCOLIPE)


The specialization "Theory and mothods of chess» (earlier the separate chair) is one of the best in the university regarding its sports results. Moreover, the specialization is in three of gold medal graduates quantity. Since 2009 Igor V.Glek is one of the lecturers of the specialization.

Address: 105122, Moscow, Sireneviy b-d 4


Official site of the University:

Site if the Specialization:


Information for the university entrants:

People's Friendship University of Russia (PFUR)


People's Friendship University of Russia – is a unique university, one of the biggest international educational scientific institution, worldwide famous of its educational achievements, scientific research, international connections.

Within the precincts of the University citizens from 145-152 countries of the world get higher education and study at advanced training courses annualy.

Since 2015 Igor Vladimirovich Glek is the Глек И.В. - the chief coach of PFUR team.


Address: 117198, Moscow Miklukho-Maklaya str.


Phone: +7 (495) 434-53-00
Fax: +7(495) 433-95-88


Official site:


State Public Scientific Technical Library of Russia

(SPSTL of Russia)


The Centre of Chess Culture and Information at SPSTL of Russia (CCCI) is a unique place which has no similarities in any other libraries of Russia. It was established in 2006 (Originally as Room of Chess Information) with the purpose of qualitative service for  everybody, but mostly for pupils, students, teachers of chess education.

The Centre consists of 2 departments:

– the department of the theory and methods of chess culture

– the department of business and chess information.

The Grandmaster of chess composition Nikolay Kralin is the head of the Centre. Among those who work in the Centre there are so famous personalities as worldwide well known Grandmaster Yury Averbakh, chess historian, journalist, writer Sergey Voronkov, honoured trainer of Russia Grandmaster Sergey Yanovskiy, International Grandmaster Victor Chipizhniy.


Address: 3-rd Khoroshevskaya str.17, 3rd store, room 315


Director of the Centre Nikolay Ivanovich Kralin

Phone.: (495) 662-75-60 (ext.40-60 or 91-10)

Reading room

Phone: (495) 662-75-60 (доб.31-50 или 31-40)


Site of CCCI: