WorldwideJunior

Worldwide Junior is a friendly tournament for clubs with kids under 16 years of age. Tournaments will be played on Saturday at 5 pm CET. Time control is 10 + 2 for 2 hours. There are no limits, each team can field as many players as they want, but only 10 best results count for the team score at the end.

The tournament is divided into six leagues for now. If you are a new team, you start at the bottom League (currently the Five2 with 5 best results counting for the team score). Three teams each tournament get promoted.

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  • The teams should be closed and the captains should know the kids playing. Coaches are responsible for controlling player age and ensuring Fairplay.
  • New accounts should not participate, especially those created on the day of the tournament but also not those created in the week preceding the competitions.
  • All Worldwide categories feature division system with 3 teams promotion and relegation.
  • Official results are published on web after teams/players verification and suspicious results examination.
  • If a team field a player suspended from lichess or a player with a new account, as a penalty the team will be demoted.

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Week Results
11/04/2020 137 players in one League: congrats to Trojanska Hästen for a stunning victory!
18/04/2020 355 players in two Leagues: congrats to Team Veracruz Mexico for winning League A!
25/04/2020 596 players in three Leagues: congrats to Trojanska Hästen for winning again League A!
02/05/2020 660 players from all over the world! Congrats to Eskaki .gr for winning League A!
09/05/2020 690 players in four Leagues! Congrats to Детская Академия Наук for winning League A!
16/05/2020 775 players in four Leagues, 268 players in League A! Congrats to Cuba Masters for winning!
23/05/2020 796 players in 4 Leagues, 273 in League A and 217 in C! Congrats to Cuba Masters for winning again!
30/05/2020 957 players in 6 Leagues, 268 in League A, congrats to Cuba Masters for winning!
20/06/2020 811 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Cuba Masters for the fourth win in a row!
25/07/2020 859 players in 7 Leagues, congrats to Cuba Masters for the fifth win!!
29/08/2020 943 players in 8 Leagues, congrats to Cuba Masters for winning again!
12/09/2020 751 players in 7 Leagues, congrats to Team Krasyliv for winning League A!
26/09/2020 776 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Chess Chile Escolar U16 for winning League A!
10/10/2020 670 players in 5 Leagues, congrats to Chess Chile Escolar fon winning again!
24/10/2020 681 players in 5 Leagues, congrats to Sharp Kids Online for winning!
07/11/2020 691 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Sharp Kids Online for winning again!
21/11/2020 799 players in 6 Leagues, a great result!
05/12/2020 720 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Team Krasyliv for winning!
19/12/2020 774 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Crowborough Chess Club for winning!
09/01/2021 894 players in 7 Leagues, a fantastic result!
23/01/2021 931 players in 7 Leagues, congrats to Федерация Шахмат Республики Башкортостан for winning!
06/02/2021 889 players in 7 Leagues, congrats to Crowborough Chess Club for winning again!
20/02/2021 821 players in 7 Leagues, congrats to Sharp Kids Diamond U16 for a great victory!
06/03/2021 More than 700 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Sharp Kids Diamond U16 for the 2nd victory in a row!
20/03/2021 749 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Sharp Kids from Philippines for another convincing victory!
03/04/2021 619 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Ученики И.Погорелова for their first victory!
17/04/2021 749 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to ThinkB4UMove for their first victory!
01/05/2021 650 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Moksleivių šachmatų klubas for their first victory!
15/05/2021 605 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Stanislas Echecs and Aspire Chess Center for winning!
29/05/2021 532 players in 6 Leagues, congrats to Aspire Chess Center for winning!
12/06/2021 360 players in 4 Leagues, congrats to FDCH for their first victory!
07/08/2021 362 players in 4 Leagues, congrats to SHARP KIDS DIAMONDS u16 for winning!
21/08/2021 458 players in 4 Leagues, congrats to SHARP KIDS DIAMONDS u16 for winning again!
04/09/2021 544 players in 4 Leagues, congrats to Club Ladya for their first victory!
19/09/2021 ?!

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FDCH Ecuador
Ученики И.Погорелова
Club Ladya Kazakhstan
TRINIDAD3 Peru
SELECCION INMACULADA Peru
SHARP KIDS DIAMONDS u16 Philippines
Club Ferlonichess Paraguay
ThinkB4UMove Latvia
Marat Suleymanov Chess Team Russia
Aspire U16 Team 2021 India

B

Santísimo Selección Peru
Замандас 21 Kazakhstan
REY NEGRO DE PERU
Team Minnesota Scholastic USA
Don Bosco & Rising Star Chess Clinic Tanzania
Lichess Lions New York City
Nam ~ Thao chess
Этюд Russia
CMJ U16 Optimum Chess Disciples Team Malaysia
NEWTON COLLEGE CHESS CLUB Peru

C

Juan23 Peru
Crowborough Chess Club England
Moksleivių šachmatų klubas Lithuania
ChessNut Academy Under 16 India
Уктусский гамбит Russia
ChessAdvance USA
San Francisco de Borja Peru
CLUB HABANA ESCOLARES Cuba
Squad Amigos del Chess U-16
Ajedrez Armagedón

D

Fox Valley Chess Club USA
Arriba PERÚ Peru
Chess-Mar_U16 Morocco
Сатка Chess Западный
Schachfreunde München
ESCUELA DE AJEDREZ MDVO
Sagrados Corazones Belen
Stanislas Echecs France
Legendary Chess Club
Conquistadores & Amantes del Ajedrez Sub 2000

we'll be back soon!

Limhamns SK Sweden
Team Krasyliv Ukraine
Rey de reyes Chess Kid Peru
Strategy Club Russia

121 clubs from 42 countries (updated 22/11) - counting only the numbers of the Under 16 competition - have participated in the tournament from the first edition to date! The record for the team with the highest number of players with at least one point belongs to Team Veracruz Mexico: 50 kids playing on April 18, 2020!

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On May 14 GM Evgeny Shtembuliak, current World Under 20 Champion, played for us a simul on 35 boards organized in collaboration with chess.com and broadcasted live on his Twitch channel

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The Amazing Worldwide Team are a team of chess superheroes appearing in lichess.org every Thursdays and Sundays. Created by Permafrost, the characters first appeared in november 2020 and formed one of the most recognizable and successful teams in the Bundesliga.

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If you have suggestions or advice or ideas to propose, you can write to Maurizio Matteoli or Goran Banovac

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Pub: May 01 2020 09:09 UTC
Edit: Sep 06 2021 12:23 UTC
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