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EUROPEAN CLUB CUP 2019- Official invitation

The 35th edition of European Club Cup and the 24th edition of European Club Cup for Women will simultaneously take place from 9th-17th November 2019 in Ulcinj, Montenegro. According to ECU Tournament Rules, each European federation is allowed to take part in the European Club Cup event. Number of clubs per federation may be found in the ECU… Read More »

CONFERENCE “EDUCATION THROUGH CHESS”

The conference “Education through chess” will take place on the 2nd of June, in Mamaia, Romania, under the patronage of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council, on the occasion of the European School Chess Championship, which will be played in Mamaia from 30th of May to 9th of June 2019. The main agenda of the conference is… Read More »

1st ISF WORLD SCHOOLS CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP

The Executive Committee of the International School Sport Federation (ISF) entrusted the organization of the 1st World Schools Chess Championship to Tsaghkadzor, Armenia to be held from 18th-25th September 2019, The Championship is open for both school and selected national teams, both boys and girls aged 15 to 18. The event will be held in 4 different categories: schoolboys,… Read More »

EUROPEAN TEAM CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 – Official Invitation

European Team Chess Championship 2019 will take place from 23rd October – 3rd November in the 5 stars Hotel Sheraton, in Batumi, Georgia. Each ECU member federation has the right to enter one team in Open and one team in Women’s competition. Teams in each of the competitions shall consist of four players and one reserve player. The… Read More »

NETANYA INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL 2019

Netanya International Chess Festival 2019, one of the most important chess competitions in Israel, will take place from 23rd June – 2nd July 2019 in the VIP main hall of the Netanya Football stadium, The festival consists of two main events: Masters tournament and Netanya Open tournament. Netanya Masters tournament will be played in 9 rounds, Robin round… Read More »

CZECH TOUR 2019/2020

19th International Chess Festivals Series of Czech Republic this year will be opened with with 30th edition of Czech Open, which will take place from 11th-28th July 2019 in Pardubice, Czech Republic. Czech Open 2019, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, will contain more than 30 different events, open tournaments, blitz and rapid events, team events, Fischer… Read More »

EUROPEAN UNIVERSITIES CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

EUSA Universities Championships include this year, 22 sports competitions taking place across 15 European cities from June 23rd to September 7th. , among which is the European Universities Chess Championship 2019, under the ECU auspices, will take place from 24th-28th July in Budapest, Hungary, during the European Universities Mindsports Championship. European Universities Chess Championship 2019 will be organized for… Read More »

ECU BOOSTS CHESS IN SCHOOLS

In the period from 5th to 12th of May, the President of European Chess Union, Mr. Zurab Azmaiparashvili, visited Tirana, Albania, Pristina, Kosovo* and Podgorica, Montenegro with the main agenda to support promote the chess in schools programs in the area. On 6th of May, ECU President, accompanied by the ECU Executive Director Mr. Erald Dervishi visited the… Read More »

ECU E-MAGAZINE APRIL 2019

New edition of ECU E-Magazine, the continuation of ECU monthly Newsletter, is out! April edition of ECU Digital Magazine comprises 24 pages and includes information about ECU championships and activities, as also articles for European events. The ECU E-Magazine April 2019 can be read online together with ECU videos, or can be downloaded in pdf format below. ECU E-Magazine April-2019

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