Torneos Formales

Minski and Nielsen 100 JT

.To celebrate their combined 100th birthday and promote peaceful cooperation among composers, Martin Minski and Steffen Nielsen arrange a formal tournament for joint studies.
Only joint compositions are allowed!
Composers may submit as many studies as they like but not more than 1 study with the same co-author.
Theme: Free -Deadline: December 31st, 2022 
Award: Before April 1st, 2023- Judges: Martin Minski and Steffen Nielsen
Money prizes: 1st place: 150 euros, 2nd place: 100 euros, 3rd place: 50 euros
Send your studies in pgn to tournament director Bjørn Enemark at bjorn.enemark@get2net.dk


JT70 MYKOLA HRYRA
The competition of children’s studies (no more than 5 figures) is dedicated to the 70th anniversary Mykola Hryva. Jubilee has been collecting baby etudes and 5-figure etude endings since 1970. It has about 8,700 positions. For many years he worked on the search for interesting ideas in Chess Assistant base games. I would like to see a sketch based on the play in the competition party Judges: R. Staudte, M. Schlosser (Germany). Deadline: 10.02.2023. The contest is anonymous. Judges will receive sketches without surnames. Prizes: books published by the jubilee. Results will be sent to all participants by e-mail. Sketches to send: Olaf Jenkner, Beckerstrasse 20c, D-09120 Chemnitz (Germany) email: oje@gustav.in- chemnitz.de

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9th Composing Tourney of FRME, 2023

The Royal Moroccan Chess Federation (FRME) organizes the 9th Composing Tourney in four 8 sections: Twomovers (#2) Judge: Bogusz Piliczewski(Poland) -Send to tournament director: Mustapha Bakani (Marocco) E-mail:bakanim@gmail.com

Threemovers (#3) Judge: Marcin Banaszek (Germany) -Moremovers (#N) Judge: Elmar Abdullayev (Azerbaijan) -Studies (+;=) Judge: Luis Miguel González (Spain) -Selfmates (S#) Judge: Sergey Borodavkin (Ukraine) Send to tournament director:Vidadi Zamanov (Azerbaijan) E-mail:vidadi.zamanov@gmail.com

Helpmates H#2 Judge: Valery Gurov(Russia) -Helpmates H#2.5-3 Judge: Viktor Sizonenko (Ukraine) -Helpmates H#3.5-N Judge: Kjell Widlert (Sweden) -Send to tournament director: Jamal M Elbaz (Morocco) -E-mail: jamalelbaz4@gmail.com The theme in all sections is free. Prizes, honourable mentions and commendations will be awarded. -Send problems and studies in format Word and PDF. -Closing date: 30. 09. 2023. The award – 2023 -All received problems will be presented to the judge in anonymous form. -Award will be published on the website: frme.fr.nf

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HAROLD VAN DER HEIJDEN

has released a new version (HHdbVI) of his Endgame study database !!

It contains now 93839 endgame studies !!!

(On his website you also can find this leaflet, which you can open here as well, with detailed

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Unto Heinonen MT

The Finnish Chess Problem Society announces Unto Heinonen Memorial Tourney for series-movers, free theme, in two sections.
A. problems without fairy elements
B. problems with fairy conditions and/or fairy pieces
Allowed stipulations are direct mates or stalemates, helpmates or helpstalemates and selfmates or selfstalemates.
Entries via email to Tournament Director Neal Turner: nealturnerfinland<at>hotmail.com
The closing date is April 30th, 2023. The judge is Hans Gruber.
For more details, see
https://www.tehtavaniekat.fi/index.php/uh-mt/

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