On November 7, 2018, Phillip Gardner and Ivan Kulakov met with the leadership of the Estonian Sports Union of the Deaf. They visited the Keres Chess House, a school for deaf children, and the office of the Estonian Sports Union of the Deaf. We held preliminary talks on holding an individual World Deaf Chess Championship […]
He was born on May 11, 1921. He completed elementary school in Budapest at the hard of hearing school. Since 1940 he has been trained in an artisan and turn-key profession. He worked for the United Bulb Factory for 42 years until his retirement until 1981. He was 18 years old when he was elected […]
Dear chess friends, On behalf of the Ukraine Deaf Sports Federation and the Intenational Chess Committee of the Deaf, it is my great honor to invite all ICCD member countries to ICCD Deaf Chess Championships, to be held from 15th of July till 21th of July 2019 in Lviv, Ukraine. As you may know Lviv […]
The 43rd World Chess Olympiad, which is hosted by Batumi, has started today. The first symbolic move was made by the President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili on the Georgian first team leader Baadur Jobava’s board. The first Georgian team played against ICCD and won 3,5:0,5. Only Jobava wasn’t able to win and ended the game […]
The England Deaf Chess Association and the ICCD conducted 18th Deaf Chess Olympiad from July 6 to July 16, 2018 in Manchester, England. Results: ICCD 5th Deaf Chess Olympiad – Blitz 2rd -Malika Handa, 1st-Turkeeva Yulia, 3nd -Lagutina Olga ICCD 5th Deaf Chess Olympiad – Open Individual 2rd – Bhambu Suman, 1 st – Jangid […]
The Organizing Committee of the 2018 Chess Olympiad invites the most motivated, erudite and enthusiastic young people (18-30) to volunteer and work together with us in the framework of the 43rd Chess Olympiad.