13th INTERNATIONAL INTERNET TOURNAMENT (UAPA) -2020
Section A : Theme : One or two Rooks (white or black) vs. Queen – In the initial position, may presented be additional pieces – Slogan: Win or Draw
Judge : Valery Kalasnhikov (Ural-Rusia)
Section B: No set theme.
B.1. Studies Win – Judge: Amatzia Avni (Israel)
B.2. Studies Draw- Judge: Sergey Osintsev (Ural-Rusia)
Entries : not more than three per composer (in each section) – Send studies to:: Sebastian Palomo firstname.lastname@example.org– or M. García email@example.com – All selected original studies will be posted periodically on the UAPA website: http://www.problemistasajedrez.com.ar/– – Prizes, honourable mentions, commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The provisional award will be issued in March 2021, will be available in the same website and will be sent to all participants by e-mail.– Closing date 31.12.2020
12th INTERNATIONAL INTERNET TOURNAMENT (UAPA) -2020
“MT 110 FRANCISCO BENKO”
Section A : Theme: Studies that contain castling, (of the white, the black or from both sides. In a line principal, or in thematic try ) – Slogan win or draw.
If the number of studies is significant, two sections (Win and Draw) can be established at the time of issuing the verdict.
Judge : Peter Gyarmati (Hungary)
Section B: No set theme.
B.1. Studies Win – B.2. Studies Draw- Judge: Eduard Eilazyan (Ukraine)
Entries : not more than three per composer (in each section) – Send studies to:: Sebastian Palomo firstname.lastname@example.org– or M. García email@example.com – All selected original studies will be posted periodically on the UAPA website: http://www.problemistasajedrez.com.ar/– – Prizes, honourable mentions, commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The provisional award will be issued in November 2020, will be available in the same website and will be sent to all participants by e-mail.– Closing date 31.08.2020
SINFONIE SCACCHISTICHE 2020
Studies –Informal tourney, free theme – Judge: Marco Campioli —Send your entries to the Director : Valerio Agostini –firstname.lastname@example.org- Tournament in two section: Study Win (+) and Study Draw (-) – The compositions will be published in the magazine: every composer will receive the copies of the publications and the awards (PDF version). Closing date 30.09.2020 – Award Provisional 2018– Look in ARVES
Other genres : Judges: [≠2] : José Coello Alonso– [≠n] : Valerio Agostini – [H≠2] : Francesco Simoni – [H≠n] : Antonio Garofalo – [S≠] : Michel Caillaud– [*] : Alberto Armeni -Retro : Antonio Garofalo-– Director : Valerio Agostini –email@example.com-
11th INTERNATIONAL INTERNET TOURNAMENT (UAPA) -2020
Section A : Thematic – Domination – Slogan : Win –
A piece minor capture to another piece minor In this section : In the initial position, may presented be additional pieces
Judge : Bizya Buyannemekh (Mongolia)
Section B: Theme: Free
B.1. Studies Win – Judge: GM Petr Kiryakov (Siberia-Russia)
B.2. Studies Draw- Judge: Vladimir Neistadt (Siberia-Russia)
Entries : not more than three per composer (in each section) – Send studies to:: Sebastian Palomo firstname.lastname@example.org– or Mario García email@example.com – All selected original studies will be posted periodically on the UAPA website: http://www.problemistasajedrez.com.ar/– – Prizes, honourable, mentions, commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The provisional award will be issued in July 2020, will be available in the same website and will be sent to all participants by e-mail.– Closing date 30.04 2.020
DIE SCHWALBE 2019- 2020
The German chess problem society’s magazine «Die Schwalbe» informal tourney for original studies,
Please send your originals per e-mail to Michael Roxlau: firstname.lastname@example.org
Judge: ……………. All entries and later the award will be published in «Die Schwalbe». The award will have at least the usual three months confirmation time. All authors receive the issues of the magazine with the original publication, the solutions (usually six months later) and the award . Please include your postal address for this reason. Award 2015 – Award 2016 – Award Provisional 2018
Other genres : #2 –Judge: Kabe Moen -#3Judge: Marcin Banaszek- Director: Hubert Gockel –email: email@example.com- #N –Judge: Hemmo Axt– Director Ralf Kratschmer. Email –firstname.lastname@example.org – # S 2-3- Judge: Wassyl Djatschutk –Director : Hartmut Laue -email : email@example.com – # H 2; 3 –Judge: Eckart Kummer – # H3,5= +- Judge: Fadil Abdurahmanovic – Director: Silvio Baier -email: firstname.lastname@example.org- Retro: Judge: PaulRaican-Director : Thomas Brand -email: retros#dieschwalbe.de
INTERNET TOURNAMENT CHESS MAGAZINE CHESSSTAR – 2020 – The products will be accepted until December 31, 2020 were established: Awards, honorable mentions and accolades. – Judges for 2020 : # 2- Imanol Zurutuza (España) # 3- Antonio Garofalo (Italia)- # N-Bosko Miloseski (Macedonia) – Studies (a) studies Win, b) studies Draw). – Mario G.García (Argentina)- Problems and Studies : Año 2013 – Año 2014 – Año 2015 – Año 2016 – Año 2017 – Año 2018 – Año 2019 – Año 2020 –Preliminary results will be published on the website and sent to all subscribers on January 31, 2020.–Tournament Director Ferhat Karmil (Turkey) –All the tournaments (todos los torneos)
PROBLEM PARADISE (JAPAN) 2020
Studies, informal tourney, no set theme – Judge: Mario G. García (Argentina)
Entries should be sent to: Hiroshi Manabe, Mita 5-7-12-805, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0073, Japan E-mail: email@example.com — Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The award will be sent to participants by e-mail. –Closing date: 31th October 2020 – Award 2018 – Look in ARVES– Award Provisional 2019– In ARVES PDF – PGN
Magazine SCHACH(Germany) presents –
The ›Corona Composition Tournament
Physical Distancingis on everyone’s lips and now it is also on the chessboard! We are looking for pre-viously unpublished problems with the topics of ›mate in two (or more) moves‹, ›helpmate‹, studies ›win‹ or›draw‹. It is required that in the starting position all pieces keep physical distance, ie, they don’t toucheach other but instead all surrounding squares are unoccupied. This specification is retained in thesolution process; exept with captures, side lines and the last move of the solution. The judge will favourcompositions in whichSend your composition(s) by email to tournament director Thomas Brand by Friday 10 July at the latest: firstname.lastname@example.org. Judge HansGruber will announce his decision in the October issue of SCHACH(to be published on 25 September 2020).1st prize:EUR 200,– ChessBase-voucher2nd prize:EUR 150,– ChessBase-voucher3rd prize:EUR 100,– ChessBase-voucher4th prize:annual subscription of SCHACH(12 issues)5th prize:Emanuel Lasker, Vol. I (engl.)(copy signed by the editors)special prize:EUR 100,– for the composition with the mostpieces on the board (for several entries with thesame number of pieces, quality will be the tiebreak distance is maintained throughout!
Informal Thematic Championship of Chess Composing
“Cup of Bucovina“ 5th Edition 2020
The “e4 e5“ magazine announce an Informal Championship of Chess Composing at the next sections:
- 1.- #2 The Pergialis theme. Judge: Mario G. Garcia (Argentina)
- 2.- H#2 Theme: during the solution, Black unpin, or White unpin, or both.
Judge: Antonio Garofalo (Italy).
3.- Fairies (Color Chess condition for #2 & H#2). Free theme. Judge: Bjørn Enemark (Denmark).
- 4.- Reflex Series-Movers (for Ser-r#n) Theme: mates on same square. Judge: Anatoly Karamanits (Ukraine).
Send the problems to the Director of the tournaments: Gurgui Dan-Constantin email@example.com. A participant can publish only five issues in each section, including the co-author. The prize winners will have 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place etc. Only the first three will receive medals, the medals will be gold, silver and bronze. The winner of the “Cup of Bucovina“ will be the problemist who will participate in all sections. The preliminary and final awards of the championship will be sent to participants by e-mail and will be published on the “e4 e5“ magazine. Closing date: December 22nd, 2020. – Look the examples in Examples and Announcement – The following definition is taken from : Theme Pergialis- http://chess-problems-gr.blogspot.com/2016/06/proposal-for-theme-pergialis.html
Say hello BY EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org – email@example.com
Torneos de la Sociedad Española de Problemistas de Ajedrez (SEPA)
Problemas, 2020 (#2) Chess problem composition tourney of #2 directmates with free theme. Entries should be sent before August 31, 2020. The director of the tourney is Imanol Zurutuza and the judge is Mario Guido García. Originals should be sent to to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org and will be published in the bulletin Problemas.
Thematic tourney ‒ Problemas, 2020(h#2) Chess problem composition tourney of helpmates in two moves with this thematic requirement: each solution or set play must show an unpin. Anticipatory unpins are also thematic. Originals must be sent before August 31, 2020. The director of the tourney is Luis Miguel Martín and the judges are Jorge J. Lois and Jorge M. Kapros. Originals should be sent to the email address email@example.com and will be published in the bulletin Problemas. Site of the SEPA: http://sepa64.blogspot.com
MAGYAR SAKKVILAG 2020
Please, send your original work in PGN format. Tournament director Peter Gyarmati to the e-mail address of the study :E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org .. – Judge: Petr Kiryakov (Russia) – Deadline: 15th November 2020. –Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The award will be sent to participants by e-mail. AWARD MSV 2016- STUDIES PUBLISHED IN 2017 STUDIES IN 2018- STUDIES IN 2019 – AWARD JT90 P.Benko –STUDIES 2020 –
STRATEGEMS – 2020 – Moremovers & Studies
Moremovers – Editor: Richard Becker – :richard-becker
TOURNEY MAGAZINE “PHENIX” 2020
The French magazine “Phenix” is looking for original orthodox studies (theme free, entries will be published in the magazine) for its informal tourney for the year 2020 – Please send your entries to Daniel Capron : email@example.com until october 31 2020. Judge Michal Hlinka –
The preliminary award of the tourney will be sent to participants by e-mail in February of 2021 and will be published in the site Internet of “Phenix” and in the magazine. Award 2017 – Award 2018
BOSKO MILOSESKI -75JT
ChessStar.com Announces International, Anniversary, Competition “B. Miloseski-75JT ”for compiling multi-pass tasks (#n).
Please send your tasks to the tournament director, Bosko Milosescu, at his email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tasks will be accepted until November 1, 2020.
All multi-entry applications submitted to the competition will be published on ChessStar.com –
Preliminary results will be sent to all contest participants in the newsletter 12/24/2020, final – 02/24/2021.
Competition Director – Bosko Miloseski [Macedonia]–Judge of the competition – Ferhat Karmil (Turkey)
PAT A MAT – 2020-2021
The studies and problems will be published as originals in the Pat a Mat magazine during 2020 Studies, no set theme – Judge : Sergey Osintsev (Russia)
Please send your entries to : Ľuboš Kekely, SK-023 32 Snežnica 128, Slovakia.
Email: email@example.com – Closing date: 15th October of the year 2021 – –Award Final 2016/17 PDF– Other Geners: Judges: # 2 – Juraj Brabec -#3 Stefan Sovïk #N – Stanislav Vokál –Provisional Award 2018-19
VARIANTIM – 2020 –
The studies will be published as originals in the Israeli magazine Variantim during 2020.- . Judge : Amatzia Avni – Director : Gady Costeff. Please send studies in PGN format to: firstname.lastname@example.org The results will be published in 4/2021. Award 2016 – Award 2017 –Award 2018 – Look Originals of 2011 to 2020 <—->See here also (in Originals) the name of the directors and judges, of other genres of the composition
MAGAZINE «64» – 2020
Informal international composing tourney in following sections: # 2, # 3, #n (judge: A. Kuzovkov), studies (judge: Oleg Pervakov).
Section winners are awarded a yearly subscription to a magazine- Entries should be sent to
Director – A. Kuzovkov– e-mail email@example.com Closing date: 01.11.2020 –
VRATNICA 64- 2019 /20
Studies, no set theme . Entries should be sent to: Boško Milošeski – firstname.lastname@example.org – Petar Acev 27/2-8, MK-1000 Skopje, Macedonia – Judge : Valery Kalashnikov (Russia).
Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The award will be sent to participants by e-mail. Closing date: 15th October of the year 2020
THE PROBLEMIST 2019-2020
Other genres : Judges:2# Udo Degener– 3# Anatoly Stepochkin -n# Ralf Krätschmer -Entries to the editor: David Friedgood email@example.com
POLISH CHESS FEDERATION 2020 Polish Chess Federation announces an informal international composing tourneyin following sections:•twomovers [#2] –judge Jarosław Brzozowicz •threemovers [#3] –judge Waldemar Tura • selfmates in 2 moves [s#2] –judge Marcin Banaszek • selfmates in 3 –6 moves [s#3-6] –judge Eugeniusz Iwanow • helpmates in 2-3 moves [h#2-3] –judge Walerij Kopy l• endgames [eg] –judge Jan Rusinek. In each group there are 3 prizes.Problems are published on up to date on the Polish Chess Federation side. Closing date: December 1st 2020. Problems on diagram or in notation with the complete solution send to:firstname.lastname@example.org – – ESTUDIOS Y PROBLEMAS VER en Zadania konkursowe 2020 (Los composiciones del concurso) -Awards: 2013 – 2014 –2015 –2016–2017 –Award 2018 (studies) – 2019
PROBLEMBLAD 2019 -2020
Judges #2 : Henk Le Grand – #3 and #n Jörg Kuhlmann- Studies,- Judge: Jarl Ulrichsen (Norway)– Entries in .pgn format are appreciated. Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded.Send to : Marcel van Herck email@example.com
ZADACHY I ETIUDY- 2020
Judges: # 2 – А.Vasilenko ( Ukraine )- # 3 — P. Zabirokhin ( St. Petersburg ) -# n — A. Sygurov ( Samara – Russia ) – h # — V. Gurov ( Moscú) – S # — P. Petkov ( Bulgaria ) –Studies –Pavel Arestov – The problemas and studies will be published as originals in the magazine Zadachy I Etiudy during 2020. Send to Yakov Rossomakho –firstname.lastname@example.org– Closing date : 15 November 2020
EG, the only periodical exclusively devoted to endgame studies, announces an informal tourney for original studies. -The studies and the award will be published in EG. -You are strongly urged to only send your best and most creative works. -The original’s editor will only select very good studies for publication. Please send your originals in PGN-format to the editor Steffen Slumstrup Nielsen at email@example.com – The judge for the 2020-2021 tourney is Yochanan Afek.
SHAKHMATNAYA KOMPOZICIA- 2020
Studies, no set theme – Judge:Vasily Lebedev (Russia).- The studies will be published as originals in the magazine Shakmatnaya Kompozicia during 2020. Send to Sergey Osintsev – firstname.lastname@example.org – Award 2019
CESKOSLOVENSKY SHACH – 2020
Studies, no set theme Judge:Emil Vlasak (Rep.Checa) Entries should be sent to: Michal Hlinka, Email: email@example.com–~–Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded.- The award will be sent to participants by e-mail. Closing date: 10. December of the year 2020 . Look Studies Published (PDF and pgn) – Provisional Award -2019
PROBLEMIST OF UKRAINE -2019-20
# 2: Judge 2020: Pavel Murashev – Director :Mykola Chernyavsky, st. Email : firstname.lastname@example.org – # 3: Judge 2020:Anatoliy Karamanits – Director: Vladimir Samilo, email : email@example.com – # n: Judge 2020: Yuriy Gordian, Director: Mykhailo Marandiuk, email: firstname.lastname@example.org – H# Judge 2020: Gennady Kozyura-Director: Vladimir Lastivka emai :email@example.com – S# Judge2020: Valery Kirillov-Director: Ivan Soroka email: firstname.lastname@example.org – Hada Judge: Alexander Bulavka –Director: Anatoliy Karamanits-email: email@example.com- Studies – Judge: Michal Hlinka – Entries should be sent to : Eduard Eilazjan firstname.lastname@example.org – Here is such information about the PROBLEMIST OF UKRAINE magazine competitions posted on the website http://www.chess-kopyl.com.ua/images/2020/N163outer.pdf
SACHOVA SKLADBA 2019-2020
Studies, no set theme – Judge : Yochanan Afek – Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded. Send studies to: Jiri Jelinek or Jaroslav Polasek email@example.com.––firstname.lastname@example.org Information about competitions in other genres: Pavel Kamenik –email@example.com– Also see this link; http://problem64.beda.cz/ss/rozhodci.htm
Curierul Problemistic 2018- 2020 –
. Entries should be sent to : Editor : Dan Constantin Gurgui –firstname.lastname@example.org – email@example.com . Studies : judge: Steffen Slumstrup Nielsen- Other geners look in publications-Look link – The magazine e4 e5 is here http://e4e5magazine.eu/
TEHTÄVÄNIEKKA 2020 – 2021
Studies. No set theme – Judge: Amatzia Avni (Israel) – Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded –Send the studies to editor Joose Norri – and e-mail address: TNchessendgamestudies@gmail.com – A sample issue (1/2013) can be downloaded via http://www.sci.fi/~stniekat/
Studies, no set theme – Judges: Studies– Michael Roxlau – 2 # Rainer Kuhn, 3 # Ralf Krätschmer, n # Frank Reinhold, h # Torsten Linß, s # Sven Trommler. Prizes , honourable mentions , commendations and special nominations will be awarded. Send studies to: Franz Pachl – firstname.lastname@example.org – Closing date: september 30th 2020/21
Torneos informales para el bienio 2019 + 2020: # 2, # 3, #n / h # / s # / fairy –Jueces H. Däubler (ortodoxos); R. Kuhn (h #); M. Barth (s #); G. E. Schoen (fairy) –Enviar Originales a: email@example.com– –Para ver las revistas : visite el sitio https://www.kunstschach.ch/
Springaren 2019 -2020
Studies, no set theme – Judge: Yochanan Afek– Send studies to Director : Axel Ornstein – axel.ornstein
PUBLICATION OF STUDIES WITHOUT COMPETITION
FINALES Y TEMAS………. Send to José Copie ajedrezjac
TORNEOS FORMALES E INFORMALES : ARVES