Werner Stern Memorial

Postal Chess players are invited to enter the Werner Stern Memorial, a Category V-VIII tournament dependent on the players entered. It will be possible to attain SIM, IM, CCM and CCE norms in this tournament to honour Werner Stern who is the only player to have won the European Championship twice.

Social CCA members may enter this tournament through our membership of the Welsh Correspondence Chess Federation or the English Federation for Correspondence Chess.

The tournament will be played by post with a ICCF standard time control of 10 moves in 40 days with duplication after 20 days is used.

Start date : 15 May 2019
Entry fee: 10 Euro
Prize fund: 300, 200, 100 Euro for 1st, 2nd, 3rd players

The criterion for players: players who wish to participate in the tournament shall have an ELO (rating) 2350+ in ICCF rating list 2019/2.

Entries should be submitted to the ICCF European Zonal Director Andrey Pavlikov at PavlikovAN1976@gmail.com not later than March 25th.