Dear Chess Friends, Please see attached information about 1st European Deaf Chess Championship (rapid and blitz). A Congress will be held to establish the European Chess Committee for the Deaf. The draft Statutes of the Committee, the agenda of the Congress, the quota of delegates from European countries and the forms for nominating candidates for […]

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ICCD is pleased to inform all that our Vice-President, Peter Berenyi of Sweden, is fine after a long absence.  He is to resume his ICCD duties as of today (01.07.2021) but ICCD would appreciate all countries is to use their discretion and email him rather than an abundance of emails and texts.      Thank […]

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Dear Chess Friends. We are sending you the final form 2. Please fill out before the specified time. Thanks to the FIDE grant, 10 juniors will be provided free accommodation with breakfast. The list of juniors will be determined by the Presidium of the ICCD after receiving the final form 2 Also see the table […]

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Dear Colleagues, Dear Chess Friends! Greetings from Sunny Uzbekistan! We thank you all for your patience and send you an application form (please see attached). We ask you to fill out this application form before the specified final date and return it back to our email address. In case of your refusal to compete, please […]

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Dear Member Federations:We would like to share with you this message from the 12th World Champion Anatoly Karpov: “In celebration of my 70th anniversary and Children’s Day, I invite you to take part in the Anatoly Karpov International Children’s Chess Festival. The festival will take place in Moscow, Russia, from May 30 to June 01. […]

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Hello, this is the ICCD President, Gardner who wants to give a short message on the 1st ICCD World Individual Li-Chess Championships – welcome to all the 66 participants from 32 countries taking part in the four sections, Men’s. Women’s, Junior Men’s and Junior Women’s.    I officially declare the World Championships open on the 30th April 2021, […]

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Hello, I’m ICCD President Gardner and I am here for the draw of the 1 st ICCD World Individual Li_Chess Championships for Men’s In all, we have 25 players, 1 from each country. The competition will be based on 32 player knockout format. – I would need to place the top 9 rated players into […]

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Hello, I’m ICCD President Gardner and I am here for the draw of the 1st ICCD World Individual Li_Chess Championships for Women’s. In all, we have 19 women; 16 of them ELO rated leaving 3 with zero rating. So we would need to place the top 13 rated players into seeding order, and have the […]

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