Steinitz Chess Festival
Steinitz Chess Festival
Online Registration: - Closing date: 2 April 2020.
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Please email proof of payment and direct any payment queries to Marisa Laas, by 2 April 2019 at 17h00. NO LATE ENTRIES OR PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
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Steinitz Chess Festival


There was the initial debate on what our name should be. Some members mooted for the name Bonteheuwel chess club but thanks to the visionary foresight the players agreed to the name Steinitz. Ardent chess historians will know that Wilhelm Steinitz was the first officially recognised World Champion. It goes without saying that to date that the club has been pioneers in many aspects both on the board and off it. Read more...


President:  Andrew Talmarkes
Vice President & Head Coach:  Roland Willenberg
Club Captain:  Dr Lyndon Bouah
Finance Director:  Marisa Laas
Technical Director & Web Master:  Leon de Jager
Communications:  Shaun Willenberg