European Parliamentary Friendship Online Chess Tournament will take place on Friday 16th April 2021, starting from 15.30 CET, through Tornelo online playing platform.

The event will be played in 7 rounds, Swiss system, with time control: 10 min + 2 seconds per player. The event will be played as individual Championship, but the cumulative results of the best 3 players of each national Parliament or EU Parliament, will decide the Team standings.

The event is open to all members of the Parliaments of the European countries and to members of the European Union Parliament.

Registrations are made by the players or their representatives via official email and through the online entry form. Participation is free of any fees.

Registration opens on 15th February and will close on 11th April.


  • The first Team is the European Parliament Chess Champion 2021. The second and third teams win the silver and bronze medals.
  • Prizes for Team Winners:
    1st Winner Team – Special ECU Trophy
    2nd Winner Team –     Special ECU Trophy
    3rd Winner Team –      Special ECU Trophy
  • Individual winners:
    The first 3 winners of individual standings win e-medals, certificates and 3 wooden chess set with board and 3 special chess books.
  • The first 3 players without FIDE Rating win e-medals and 3 wooden chess set with board and 3 special chess books.
  • E-Certificates will be offered to all participants in the tournament

Official regulations- European Parliamentary Online Championship