European Union Youth Chess Championship 2021

European Union Youth Chess Championship 2021 will take place from 13th-22nd August 2021, in Kouty nad Desnou, Czech Republic.

The event will be played in 4 age categories: U8, U10, U12 and U14, according to a Swiss system in 9 rounds, with time control of 90 min for the whole game + 30 sec increase for each move played.

Only players based in the EU member countries are allowed to participate. Each Federation can register to the tournament one player, a boy or a girl, in each of the categories – under 8, 10, 12 and 14 years. Boys and girls will play in the same tournament, but with two separate scores.

Registration deadline is July 12th, 2021.

Registration form shall be fullfilled and sent to the following email address: .

The first three players from each category will receive championship trophies, medals and diplomas. Every player of each category will receive a commemorative championship medal and a diploma.

Furthermore, players will receive prizes. The winners of each tournament receive a laptop, other medalists will receive a digital clock. Prizes will receive at least the first six players of each category. The total value of the prize fund will be at least 6.000 Euro. Girls in each category will be evaluated separately.

Contact information:
Ing. Zdenek Fiala, director of the tournament
Pesinky 1125, 582 91 Svetla n. S., Czech Republic

European Union Youth Chess Championship 2021 – Official regulations

European Union Youth Chess Championship 2021 – Invitation