FEDAKO announces the National Open Chess Championship for 2022 which will be held on the weekends of November 25th, 26th ,27th and December 2nd, 3rd & 4th at Frater Aurelio SBO. The top 6 games will be played on DGT e-boards where games will be streamed live and remain available online for replay.
Curacao Youth Chess Institute organized its 1st school chess tournament honoring the late legendary chess player and chess sport contributor Mr. Jozef "Boy" Plaate which was held at Sentro Deportivo Korsou and counted with a participation of about 40 youth chess players. The 5 round tournament was played by 10 minute games in U12 and U18 groups
Since start of the Covid-19 pandemic it has become a challenge for the regular bi-annual Chess Olympiad to take place whereby the World Chess Federation FIDE set out on organizing an online format to somewhat compensate and keep chess players worldwide engaged