Club tournaments

Rapid Championship 2014 : standings after Round 5

25/02/2014
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35 players, including some late entries, are competing in the 2013-2014 edition of the Europchess Rapid Championship. After 5 of the 9 rounds, only defending champion Tom and Georgi are still unbeaten and lead the tournament with 4.5/5. The first half of the championship has already seen several surprises, such as José María’s win against Ronny, Ventsislav’s wins against Georges and Johannes, Luis Carlos’ win against Mattias, or Iñaki’s victory over Frank! With four...

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Carl Buhr is the Blitz Champion 2013 !

09/01/2014
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Carl Buhr is the Blitz Champion 2013 !

With another shared victory in the 24th and last blitz tournament of last year, Carl Buhr won the 2013 Europchess Blitz Championship, ahead of Frank Hoffmeister and Ismo Ulvila. In the last tournament, Carl, Frank and Ismo were still in the race for the title. Carl and Frank, who who had the best chances before this last tournament, showed great determination, beating all their opponents and drawing against each other. As only the best...

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The strongest office tournament in the world?

14/10/2013
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The strongest office tournament in the world?

On 9 October 2013 at 1pm, the 19th Europchess blitz tournament (5 rounds, 3 minutes plus 2 seconds per move per player) of the season was played on our premises in Van Maerlant building. An ordinary lunchtime tournament, as nearly every week ? Not quite so. The winner, who made the perfect score of 5/5, was not a regular Europchess member but an “invité de marque” : Danish Grandmaster Peter Heine Nielsen, who was...

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FEFB tournament report

06/06/2012
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Tournament report – 33rd Individual FEFB Championship From 16 to 20 May 2012, the 33rd Individual Championship of the French-Speaking Chess Federation of Belgium (FEFB) took place in Brussels. The tournament, organised as in 2011 by local club CREB, saw a record participation of Europchess with nine members participating. The time modus was somewhat unusual – 90 minutes for 30 moves plus 60 minutes for the rest of the game – and caused many...

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Interprofessional team tournament – final results and standings

07/05/2012
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2011/2012 Inter-Professional R3 and Final Thursday 19/04/2012 TEAM RANKING 1 .EUROPCHESS         85 PTS 2. NATIONAL BANK      84 PTS 3. BELGACOM           60 PTS 4. KBC                41 PTS Round 1 (21/11/2011) KBC – NATIONAL BANK  : 13-33 (5-18 8-15) VAN LOO – MICHIELS       1-3 AND 1-3 BOSSCHEM – THEYS          1-3 AND 1-3 DE SMEDT –...

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Interprofessional tournament – final results and standings

16/04/2012
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Classement Final N        Nom                            Cat       Cote     Fide     Club            Pts            P         Perf 1        Wiley Tom                  1          2292    2292    Europchess       14.0     5         2481 2        Michiels Dirk               1          2271       0       National bank   10.0     5         2080 3        Ghysels Marc              1          2168    2085    National bank   10.0     4         2259 4        Hawia Xavier              1          1800       0       National bank   9.0      5         1779 5        Denys Frank                1          1977    1867    Belgacom         8.0      5         1951...

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Interprofessional tournament – round 2 (team)

21/02/2012
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Results and standings after round 2: TEAM RANKING 1. EUROPCHESS 64 PTS 2. NATIONAL BANK 57 PTS 3. BELGACOM 42 PTS 4. KBC 27 PTS Round 1 (21/11/2011) KBC – NATIONAL BANK  : 13-33 (5-18 8-15) 1.  VAN LOO – MICHIELS 1-3 AND 1-3 2.  BOSSCHEM – THEYS 1-3 AND 1-3 3.  DE SMEDT – TEMMERMAN 1-3 AND 3-1 4.  VRIJDAG – HAWIA 1-3 AND 2-2 5.  JANSSEN – LEMAIRE 1-3 AND 1-3 6....

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Interprofessional tournament round 3 and prevision round 4

21/02/2012
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Pairings, results and standings from the interprofessional tournament: Classement après la ronde 3 Nom Cote Cat Club Pts 1 Wiley Tom (2292F) 1 Europchess 9.0/3 2 Michiels Dirk (2271N) 1 National bank 6.0/3 3 Ghysels Marc (2085F) 1 National bank 6.0/2 4 De Billoez Yves (1988F) 1 KBC 6.0/2 5 Denys Frank (1867F) 1 Belgacom 5.0/3 6 Lacrosse Marc (2144F) 1 Belgacom 4.0/2 7 Degembe Pierre (2018F) 1 National bank 4.0/2 8 Hawia Thierry...

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Interprofessional tournament round 2 and prevision round 3

16/01/2012
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Tom Wiley is leading in the Interprofessional tournament IP_INDIV_2011, Org. : ,Date :20-10-2011 au 29-03-2012 Arbitre(s) : NICA Radu-Catalin Tempo : 90′ Classement après la ronde 2 N Nom Cote Club Pts P Rés Cum Buch B M S B 1 Wiley Tom 2306 Europchess 6.0 2 — 15.0 11.0 11.0 18.00 2 Michiels Dirk 2271 Banque Nationale 5.0 2 — 12.0 14.0 14.0 10.00 3 Lacrosse Marc 2207 Belgacom 4.0 2 3.0 11.0...

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Jenő Czuczai is the 2010 champion!

13/01/2011
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Jenő Czuczai is the 2010 champion!

Jenő won the 2010 rapid championship with a convincing performance, finishing 1 point ahead of Timothy Binham! Congartulations for this superb result! We would like to thank to all those participated in this tournament. This year’s 39 players is a new record and we hope we will see another exciting championship in 2011. Classement Final Tit Nom Cote Pts Perf Rés Cum Buch B M S B 1 Jeno Czuczai (2131) 6.5/7 2454 ---...

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