European Chess Union and Romanian Chess Federation have the honour to invite all European Chess Federations affiliated to FIDE and ECU to participate in the European School Championship under 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, open and girls, which will take place from 30th May- 9t June 2019 in the Mamaia resort, Constanta municipality, Romania.


The Championship is open to all players from European Chess Federations. Each ECU member federation can register an unlimited number of players that meet the age requirements of respective sections. In case that one age (girls) group is less than 10 players, then it will be merged with the same age (open) group.

All players have to register through their national federations before the registration deadline. The entry form should be filled in by the national federation on the official website of the championship. The deadline for registration and for all payments – ECU fee, organizing fee, accommodation, is 15th of April 2019. After this date, a late registration fee of 50E/participant may be required.


All the players and Accompanying persons are invited to stay in one of the official hotels of the championship: 4* hotel Amiral Comandor Complex and 3* hotel Orfeu. The organizers provided the transfer from the airport Constanta, while the transfer may be organized also from airports in Varna (Bulgaria) and Bucharest for prize in two ways of 80e and 60e, respectively.

The Championship will be played according to the Swiss System in 9 rounds with time control 90 minutes for 40 moves+30 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.

Contact information:

Official Website of the Championship:

Tournament Director: IO Elena Cristian +40 723 309 101
Romanian Chess Federation/ConstantinIonescu, General Secretary:

Official Regulations of the Championship can be downloaded below or here.

European School Chess Championship 2019- Official Regulations