Posts Tagged ‘ blitz championship ’

Frank Hoffmeister blitz champion 2016!

10/01/2017
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Frank Hoffmeister blitz champion 2016!

As in previous years, the blitz tournament covered the entire year 2016. Out of 20 events, tournament director Jesper Abrahamsen counted the 15 best results of the participants to determine the winner. The temporary departure of last years’ winner FM Carl Buhr let some space for other players. And indeed, the race was tense until the end. For a long time, Martin Müller led the field with a strong performance on almost every Wednesday....

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Carl Buhr Blitz champion 2015!

04/02/2016
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Carl Buhr Blitz champion 2015!

Even though it is a bit late, it is time to sum up the internal Europchess tournaments of 2015. On 16 December 2015, the Ronny Bonne-Blitz championship ended with a clear victory of Carl Buhr. Over forty players have participated over the year in 23 sessions, playing five 3+2 minute games during a lunch-break according to the Swiss system. Our German FIDE Master, who also plays on the first board of the first team...

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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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Club Blitz Championship 2011

10/01/2012
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Club Blitz Championship 2011

Jozsef Molnar won the 2011 Club Blitz Championship.  Christophe Keller finished on the second place and Georges Vassilakis on the third. Congratulations to all the players who participated! The full list of players: Rank Player Result 1 Jozsef Molnar 69,5 2 Christophe Keller 64 3 Georges Vassilakis 55 4 Jose Maria Ramos Florido 53 5 Luis Carlos Busquets Perez 44 6 Georgi Tomov 40,5 7 Jesper Abrahamsen 40 8 Pere Moles 38 9 Ronny...

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