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Excellence on Board Awards – EWCC 2024

Excellence on Board Awards – EWCC 2024

Get Ready to Vote! The ECU Commission for Women's Chess is thrilled to announce the Excellence on Board Awards! Excellence on Board Awards - EWCC 2024 ( European Women's Chess Championship) The ECU Commission for Women's Chess is thrilled to announce the Excellence on...

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Meet Darja Kapš from the Slovenian Chess Federation

Meet Darja Kapš from the Slovenian Chess Federation

In our Spotlight articles, we introduce you the women but also men working behind the scenes, doing a fantastic work to support women in chess. They play a key role as players, arbiters, coaches, volunteers,…. Up this month: Darja Kapš from the Slovenian Chess...

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Interview with GM Igor Stohl from Slovakia

Interview with GM Igor Stohl from Slovakia

«WOMEN´S CHESS THROUGH THE EYES OF THE CZECH AND SLOVAK CAPTAINS » Czech Women's Commission prepared in February very interesting interviews with two National coaches: GM Tomas Polak from the Czech Republic and GM Igor Štohl from Slovakia. In these interviews they...

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INVITATION to The 2nd ECU Trainers Online Seminar

INVITATION to The 2nd ECU Trainers Online Seminar

Spots available with ECU WOM financial support Our commission received for the 2nd Seminar again few spots that we can distribute to female chessplayers and/or trainers. As in the first seminar, there will be well known and respected lecturers, covering topics from...

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Support for Women’s Tournament Q1/2024

Support for Women’s Tournament Q1/2024

The Chess Ladies Graz - In Memory of Eva Moser (Graz, Austria) We are very glad to provide our first financial support in 2024 to “The Chess Ladies Graz” that was organized from February 25 till March 3, 2024 by the president of the Austrian Chess Federation Michael...

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GM Tomas Polak from the Czech Republic

GM Tomas Polak from the Czech Republic

«WOMEN´S CHESS THROUGH THE EYES OF THE CZECH AND SLOVAK CAPTAINS » Czech Women's Commission prepared in February (before Mitropa Cup) very interesting interviews with two National coaches: GM Tomas Polak from the Czech Republic and GM Igor Stohl from Slovakia. In...

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Meet Veronika Goi from the Italian Chess Federation

Meet Veronika Goi from the Italian Chess Federation

SPOTLIGHT- Females and Males Working Behind The Scene In our Spotlight articles, we introduce you the women but also men working behind the scene, doing a fantastic work to support women in chess. They play a key role as players, arbiters, coaches, volunteers,…. Up...

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