Worldwide Shield Swiss

Worldwide Junior Chess introduces new competition for young champions. After very successful Worldwide U12 League and Worldwide Festival events, organizers decided to give more opportunities for children to play in Swiss tournaments. The new competition is Worldwide Shield Swiss and will be played on Wednesdays every two weeks. This way children can enjoy chess every … Continue reading Worldwide Shield Swiss

Double triumph for Lithuanians!

April 7, 2021: Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) repeated their success from the previous edition, winning in the top U12 League. Today's group Center A was one of the most numerous and with all teams being very competitive, and many exchanges in the leaderboard throughout the tournament. Near the end, Chess Profi (St.Peterburg, Russia) was close … Continue reading Double triumph for Lithuanians!

Worldwide U12 and U8 League

Worldwide U12 is for children born in 2009 and younger.Tournaments are played on Wednesday 11:00 UTC, 16:00 UTC and 22:00 UTC. Time control is 10+2. Tournament duration is 90 minutes. Team battles are played every two weeks. Platform: lichess.org As was announced before, from April on, Worldwide U8 League will not be played as a stand-alone event, … Continue reading Worldwide U12 and U8 League

U8: Kstovo victorious

СШ 2 Кстово (Sport School №2 Kstovo, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia) managed to squeeze another very close victory in Division Center A, that was held on March 31, 2021. Only one point behind was U08 Mouflon Chess Team from Cyprus. Third for Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania), tied with Strateg Sttutgart U8 team. U8 Center final standings: 1 … Continue reading U8: Kstovo victorious

Latvian Girls first in U14w League

Young girls from Latvia Junior Chess team are winners of Worldwide Girls U14w League that was played on Saturday, March 27, 2021. Several time podium finishers, and close to winning, they finally managed to secure their first victory in this category. Previous edition winners, Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania), had to settle for second place, but … Continue reading Latvian Girls first in U14w League

2nd Worldwide Festival Winners

The Second Edition of Worldwide Junior Chess Festival was played on March 27, 2021, open to U16 players (children born in the year 2005 and later). Tournaments were Swiss Rapid, 6 rounds of 10'+2'', and there were also Arena tournaments and Puzzle Storm competition. The Festival was held on Lichess platform, where children are playing in … Continue reading 2nd Worldwide Festival Winners

Lithuanians on top: Moksleivių šachmatų klubas wins U12 League

Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) came victorious on their first appearance in the top U12 League, played on March 24, 2021. And it was no surprise at all: for weeks we have been observing their successful climbing to the top ranks, starting from Group F, and in a series of promotions finally arrived on the top. … Continue reading Lithuanians on top: Moksleivių šachmatų klubas wins U12 League

U8 League – March 31

Online competition and training ground for the young champions!! Kids born in 2013 and younger.Time control is 10+2 Tournament duration is 90 minutes. Played on Wednesdays.Team tournaments are played every two weeks. Center A , Center BEast , West There is no upper limit to the number of players. In Worldwide you can find smaller teams, as … Continue reading U8 League – March 31

Moksleivių šachmatų klubas win Girls U14w League

Girls from Moksleivių šachmatų klubas (Lithuania) are the new winners of Worldwide Girls U14w League, played on March 13, 2021. Triple winners from the Philippines, Sharp Kids Diamonds U14G, had to settle for second place, and Latvian team of ThinkB4UMove came third. 173 girls participated, representing 23 teams. Worldwide Girls U14w final standings: 1 Moksleivių … Continue reading Moksleivių šachmatų klubas win Girls U14w League

U12: Victory for Surbiton Juniors!

Surbiton Juniors came victorious in U12 League played on March 10, this being their first victory. And it was really intense. For 90 minutes, four teams were battling it out with only a few points difference. One more or less win could bring totally different podium places. This way, Strateg Stuttgart (Germany) had to stop … Continue reading U12: Victory for Surbiton Juniors!

2nd Worldwide Junior Chess Festival

Worldwide Junior Chess prepared the Second Edition of Worldwide Festival, to be played on March 27, 2021. The Festival will be a great opportunity for young players to play in Swiss tournaments, Arenas, and puzzle-solving competitions: to enjoy chess all day! The Festival will be held on Lichess. Children will be playing on the platform where … Continue reading 2nd Worldwide Junior Chess Festival