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

U12 East: Sharp Kids victorious

Worldwide U12 Division East - November 18, 2020 Sharp Kids from Philippines continue to dominate in Division East. North Bengal Chess Academy (Under 12) Team (India) came second and Cuttack Little Chess Champions (Cuttack, Odisha, India) came third. Read full report on Worldwide U12. Sharp Kids U12 winning lineup: 1st row (top L-R)1. Oshrie James Reyes2. Gladimir Chester Romero3. … Continue reading U12 East: Sharp Kids victorious

U12: Winners from Botvinnik School

Worldwide U12 Center A - November 4, 2020 Worldwide U12 top-level Center A team tournament saw a great fight between Botvinnik Chess (Moscow, Russia) and UEC Coronel Pringles (Argentina), with young Botvinnik students coming first. This is not the first triumph for the Russian team, as they managed to win this competition (and former U11 … Continue reading U12: Winners from Botvinnik School

Botvinnik wins U12 Center, Sharp Kids Philippines and Veracruz México dominate East and West

Worldwide U12 – Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Record broken again: 883 players in U12 this week!! Featuring 8 groups in three time divisions Worldwide once again proved to be the biggest online chess event for U12 players. Botvinnik Chess (Moscow, Russia) returned on top, closely followed by UEC Coronel Pringles (Argentina), and Sport School №2 … Continue reading Botvinnik wins U12 Center, Sharp Kids Philippines and Veracruz México dominate East and West