• With regret we communicate our decision to cancel our Chessfestival for this year. Participants will be refunded as soon as possible. We do hope to see all of you next year, in better times, for a wonderfull Chessfestival 2021.


  • The second wave is giving us quite a bit of trouble here in the Netherlands at the moment. As it stands, we can no longer organise our tournament. We are praying for the numbers to drop significantly in the coming weeks. Should all taken measures fail to prove effective, we see no alternative but to […]


Hotels.nl is a Groningen based company with a keen interest in chess. After having been part of the city’s great club successes, and been a part of the Van Foreest dynasty’s rise to the top of Dutch chess, Hotels.nl now supports our Chess Festival for the second year in a row.

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