Marcos Manuel Miranda Fernandez and Kler Çaku are winners of Worldwide Festival

The first-ever Worldwide Junior Chess Festival was played on February 27, 2021. Following the success of the Worldwide League, organizers decided to prepare Worldwide Swiss tournaments for U12 players (children born in the year 2009 and later). Tournaments were Swiss Rapid, 6 rounds of 10'+2''. The Festival was held on Lichess platform, where children are playing … Continue reading Marcos Manuel Miranda Fernandez and Kler Çaku are winners of Worldwide Festival

Latvia Junior wins U12 League!

Latvia Junior Chess team achieved their first win in U12 League today, in their first appearance in the highest level of competition. And other two podium finishers were also freshly promoted to the top division: Russian teams of Sport School №2 Kstovo and Chess_Profi from St. Petersburg. 1 Latvia Junior Chess - Latvia2 СШ 2 … Continue reading Latvia Junior wins U12 League!

U8: Wins for Kstovo, Sharp Kids, and Arriba Peru

СШ 2 Кстово (Sport School №2 Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia) leaves very little breathing room in Division Center A: rulers of U8 competition are undisputed winners for the past several editions. This time, Arriba PERÚ came very close, but had to settle with second place. Excellent result for U08 Mouflon Chess Team from Cyprus, finishing third … Continue reading U8: Wins for Kstovo, Sharp Kids, and Arriba Peru

186 Girls in a single tournament!

Sharp Kids Diamonds U14G are once again victorious in Worldwide Girls U14w team tournament that was held on February 13, 2021. This is a second consecutive win for the girls team from The Philippines. Success Academies Girls Club (USA) finished second, with Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) coming close third. This edition of U14w League was the … Continue reading 186 Girls in a single tournament!

U8: Kstovo continues domination

Eminent Chess Academy, New Delhi achieved their first win in Worldwide U8 Division East, that was held on February 3, 2021. In Division Center A, repeated success for СШ 2 Кстово (Sport School №2 Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia), currently the strongest and most successful U8 team in Worldwide competition. Second place for numerous Latvia Junior Chess … Continue reading U8: Kstovo continues domination

U14w: Win for Sharp Kids

Sharp Kids Diamonds U14G team from the Phillipines emerged victorious in the latest edition of the Worldwide Girls U14w team tournament that was held on January 30, 2021. Latvia Junior Chess and England Juniors Under 14 Girls came tied for second place. Worldwide Girls U14w Group A, final standings: 1 SHARP KIDS DIAMONDS u14G PHILIPPINES2 … Continue reading U14w: Win for Sharp Kids

Worldwide Junior Chess Festival – February 27, 2021

Delighted to announce the first-ever Worldwide Junior Chess Festival to be played on February 27, 2021. Following the success of the Worldwide League, with over 2.000 regular participants, this Festival will be a great opportunity for young players to compete in Swiss tournaments. Update: Festival will take place on Lichess. Players will be playing on … Continue reading Worldwide Junior Chess Festival – February 27, 2021

U8: wins for Etud, Kstovo and Fox Valley

Incredible finish in Division East: Этюд (Etud, Ekaterinburg, Russia) and SHARP KIDS Under 8 (Philippines) ended up tied for the first place!! Only three points behind them were players of Eminent Chess Academy (New Delhi, India). In Division Center A, a very convincing win for СШ 2 Кстово (Sport School №2 Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod), strong team … Continue reading U8: wins for Etud, Kstovo and Fox Valley

Club Ferlonichess U12 team – winners

Winners of the first U12 tournament in 2021, held on January 13th, are players of Club Ferlonichess, a multiethnic and multicultural team from Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay. It was the first win for them in this competition. Second place for Sport School №2 Kstovo (Russia) and third for Boca Junior (Denmark). Worldwide U12 event Incredible finish … Continue reading Club Ferlonichess U12 team – winners

2021: updated Age categories and Leagues

With the New Year coming, Worldwide age categories will receive adjustments in age limits: U8 is for children born in 2013 and younger,U12 is for children born in 2009 and younger,U16 is for children born in 2005 and younger,U14w is for girls born in 2007 and younger.All teams should update their lineups, review memberships, or … Continue reading 2021: updated Age categories and Leagues

Botvinnik School – Winners of U8

Worldwide U8 Center A - December 9, 2020 Winners of Worldwide U8 top level group Center A team tournament that was held on December 9, 2020 are players of the famous Botvinnik Chess School (Moscow, Russia). Numerous team from Moscow outplayed all their opponents and won by a large margin. Second place went to KSz “HETMAN” Katowice … Continue reading Botvinnik School – Winners of U8