Chess activities 2022 - 2023

The Chess Lions Bertrange Club is pleased to announce its yearly chess activities (lessons for children and adults, tournament, interclub and youth championship, Simultaneous exhibition). 

Chess activities 2022 - 2023
Chess activities 2022 - 2023

The Chess Lions Club offers several chess activities in groups for different levels and ages.

Lessons for children: Saturday

from Saturday 24th September 2022, until 13th May 2023

  • Beginners I: 14:00-14:55. For children 5-7 y/o and no prior experience.
  • Beginners II: 15:00-15:55. For children 7+ y/o
  • Advanced: 16:00-17:30. For children with more than 4 years' experience

*There is Beginners I and II, just to split the beginners group as there will be too many children to teach in a single group. You may want to indicate your preference when you register as a beginner.

Lessons for adults: Friday 18:30-20:00

  • Beginners (7,14,21,28 October, 11,18,25 November, 2,9,16 December): For adults, from scratch to basics (10 sessions).
  • Beginners II (January to March): For adults, from basics to club player (10 sessions)

Chess For All: Friday 19:00-21:00

from Friday 23rd September 2022, until 12th May 2023

  • Open Day: This will be in the form of friendly games and anyone can join.

Interclub championship: Sunday 14:00-17:00

Our club will start in Division 4 this year, with the ambition of immediately being promoted to Division 3. This is in the form of 10 rounds with some play-offs, with 4 boards in each round. The calendar is as follow (please note that the location of the round is determined by the first team cited):

  • Round 1 (25 Sep 2022): Chess Lions - Schifflange V
  • Round 2 (16 Oct 2022): Nordstad - Chess Lions
  • Round 3 (13 Nov 2022): Chess Lions - Schifflange VII
  • Round 4 (27 Nov 2022): Chess Lions - Dudelange III
  • Round 5 (11 Dec 2022): Junglinster II - Chess Lions
  • Play-offs:
  • Round 6 (15 Jan 2023):
  • Round 7 (29 Jan 2023):
  • Round 8 (26 Feb 2023):
  • Round 9 (12 Mar 2023):
  • Round 10 (26 Mar 2023):

Youth National Championship

This determines the champion of Luxembourg, in each age category: U8-U10-U12-U14-U16-U18 It will take place during the carnival holiday, between the 11th and 18th February 2023

Coupe de Bertrange: 3-4 November 2022

We are very proud to announce that our club will organise its first tournament in Bertrange. It will take place on the 3rd and 4th November, in the usual room. This tournament is open to any children below 18 years old.

Simultaneous exhibition: Sunday 18 September

Our coach, Nikos, will face 15 players in a simultaneous exhibition, on Sunday 18th September from 4.00pm to 7.00pm.

Registration

  • For beginners (current members who were already in the club last season): https://forms.gle/KBsAJ9811CZKpFCp9 (some of you may already have filled the form)
  • For beginners (new members who wish to register for the first time): https://forms.gle/4MrJ45mHzYKcxeEE9
  • For advanced: please let us know by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • For adults: By email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.