Repeated success of Chess Profi

May 5, 2021: Chess Profi (St. Petersburg, Russia) achieved their second win in the top U12 League. This time they had a close following by Oslo sjakkrets ungdom (Norway). Two teams tied for third place: Boca Junior (Denmark) and Сборная Шахты (Russia). And three teams tied for fifth. As usual, Center A always offers intense … Continue reading Repeated success of Chess Profi

Moksleivių šachmatų klubas first in U16

May 1st, 2021: Moksleivių šachmatų klubas became winners of U16 League. After six consecutive wins and promotions, they finally came to top Division A and in one of the toughest tournaments we have ever hosted, managed to score their first win.Congratulations to them as well as to all the other teams and 650 kids who … Continue reading Moksleivių šachmatų klubas first in U16

Chess Profi – U12 winners

UPDATE: On May 19th 2021, Chess Profi achieved their third consecutive victory in U12. Report. Winning lineup: Arseniy Makarchik, Aleksander Kiselev, İlyas Timushev, Igor Kuznetsov, Dmitrii Vasilkin, Ekaterina Afanasyeva, Artem Vegera, Georgiy Smirnov, Ivan Chervinskiy, Zlata Elonova, Tikhon Mishkorudnyi, Denis Tyurin, Roman Rachikhin, Julia Lavrukhova, Daniel Balashov, Aaron Firstov, Viacheslav Mikhalev, Vladislav Golota, Yury Puchkov, … Continue reading Chess Profi – U12 winners

Wins for Maksym Kryshtafor and Karolis Kapickis

3rd Worldwide Junior Chess Festival was played on April 24, 2021, open to U12 players (children born in the year 2009 and later). Tournaments were Swiss Rapid, 7 rounds of 10'+2'', plus a Puzzle Storm competition, held the day before the tournaments. The Festival was held on Lichess platform, where children are playing in Worldwide League, … Continue reading Wins for Maksym Kryshtafor and Karolis Kapickis

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