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European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 9 & Closing ceremony

The European Team Chess Championship 2015 is over and we have a new champion in both sections: Russia! Many congratulations to what is probably the [...]

November 23rd, 2015|News|Comments Off on European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 9 & Closing ceremony

Induvidual board prizes

Congratulation to Russia winning both the open and the women's sections! A detailed report with pictures will be up shortly, meanwhile here are the board [...]

November 23rd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Induvidual board prizes

European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 8

With one round to go, both Russian teams are still in the lead, but none of them have won the title with a round to [...]

November 22nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 8

Announcement: Closing Ceremony on Sunday – Invitation and transport information

Dear participants and guests. The Organizing Committee is pleased to invite you as our guests to the closing ceremony and award presentation of the 2015 [...]

November 21st, 2015|News|Comments Off on Announcement: Closing Ceremony on Sunday – Invitation and transport information

European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 7

The main news of today’s 7th round is that in both sections the Russian teams not only managed to maintain their lead, they even further [...]

November 21st, 2015|News|Comments Off on European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 7

Announcement: Departure – Transport times from the hotels to KEF airport

From the Organizing Committee Dear Participants and guests. Attached are the bus schedules from your hotel to KEF-Airport on the day of departure, after the [...]

November 21st, 2015|News|Comments Off on Announcement: Departure – Transport times from the hotels to KEF airport

European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 6

We witnessed yet another day of high-quality, exciting chess at the Laugardalshöll in Reykjavik today and both Russian teams were able to maintain their lead. [...]

November 20th, 2015|News|Comments Off on European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 6

Free swimming for participants and guests

Dear participants and guests. You are all invited to Laugardalslaug, Icelands largest pool, every day for free! All you need to do is bring a swimsuit, a [...]

November 18th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Free swimming for participants and guests

Dr. Jana Bellin hosts a talk on doping and chess

Dr. Jana Bellin, chairperson of the FIDE Medical Commission, hosts a talk for team captains tomorrow (Thursday, 19th November) at 15:30. The event takes place [...]

November 18th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Dr. Jana Bellin hosts a talk on doping and chess

European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 5

As the tournament crosses the halfway mark here in Reykjavik, the Russian men maintain their lead, while the ladies even further increase theirs! While the [...]

November 17th, 2015|News|Comments Off on European Team Chess Championship 2015 – Round 5