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

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

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!

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!

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

1.063 players: all-time high for U12, Win for UEC Coronel Pringles

Worldwide U12 – Wednesday, December 17, 2020 The last U12 tournament this year was a record one, with as much as 1.063 players, competing for 82 teams in 9 divisions. And it was a second win for UEC Coronel Pringles (Argentina). Two Russian teams achieved their best results ever: Derzhava Chess Club placing second, and Сборная … Continue reading 1.063 players: all-time high for U12, Win for UEC Coronel Pringles