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Membership and Members

There are different kinds of membership:

  • Normal members: admission fee of 45 € (45 US$), annual fee of 35 € (35 US$) starting from the 2nd year of membership and if paid in the first quarter of the year; in general 45 € (45 US$) become due if payments are made later (2nd to 4th quarter).
  • Senior members (starting from the 75th birthday): new senior members (joining the CH&LS) pay a non-recurring fee of 45 € (or US$) and are then freed of membership fees. Voluntary payments will be booked as donations.
  • Honorary members (appointed by the board and the regional representatives): no membership fee; voluntary payments will be booked as donations as well.
  • Sponsored membership (the membership fee of a member is completely paid by another member): The membership fee is 35 €/year, no admission fee. The status of this membership is limited to 5 years.
  • Institutional members: no membership fee and no admission fee.

Payments can be made by bank transfer to our account, for the latter see our page Imprint.

If you prefer paying by PayPal, please use the following email address of our treasurer Michael Clapham: kenwhyld@outlook.com - in this case please add €2 or $2 to cover the PayPal fees.

Membership application

For information about and application for a membership you can contact the Membership Secretary Claes Løfgren or you go directly to the page Membership application.

Honorary Members

Last name First name City Country
(†) Klittich Roger - [de] Germany
Stigter Jurgen Olivier Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands
Van Habberney Guy Boechout [be] Belgium
Negele Michael Wuppertal [de] Germany

Senior Members

Last name First name City Country
van de Velde Robert (Bob) Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands
Drajić Dušan Belgrade [rs] Serbia
Sheehan Mike BerrylandsSurbiton [gb] United Kingdom
Stoffelen Edward Brasschaat [be] Belgium
Sanvito Alessandro Bresso-Milano [it] Italy
Bottlik Iván Budapest [hu] Hungary
Reitstein Leonard Cape Town [za] South Africa
Skinner Leonard M. Cowbridge [gb] United Kingdom
Hindle Owen Cromer [gb] United Kingdom
Mädler Manfred Dresden [de] Germany
Jones Robert Exmouth [gb] United Kingdom
Murkisch Godehard Göttingen [de] Germany
Nudelman David Hamden [us] United States
Cafferty Bernard Hastings [gb] United Kingdom
Fisher Eric Hull [gb] United Kingdom
Pálsson Jón Adólf Kópavogur [is] Iceland
Kadletz Karl Leobendorf [at] Austria
Saidy Anthony Los Angeles [us] United States
Erlandsson Calle Lund [se] Sweden
Romeo Pérez Maria Carmen Madrid [es] Spain
Averbakh Yuri Moskau [ru] Russia
Cadden Gordon Newport Gwent [gb] United Kingdom
Gijssen Geurt Nijmegen [nl] Netherlands
Gillam Tony Nottingham [gb] United Kingdom
Ólafsson Fridrik Reykjavik [is] Iceland
Felkers Joost Rijswijk [nl] Netherlands
Ivkov Borislav Serbia [rs] Serbia
Komer Wayne Toronto (ON) [ca] Canada
Ellinger Hans Tübingen [de] Germany
Persson Stellan Vaerlose [dk] Denmark
Rosino Antonio Venezia [it] Italy
Filipowicz Andrzej Zygmunt Warszawa-Stegny [pl] Poland
Brandreth Dale Yorklyn [us] United States

Institutional Members

Institution City Country Last name First name
University of Amsterdam Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands - -
Cleveland Public Library Cleveland [us] United States Rozman Ray
Koninklijke Bibliotheek Den Haag [nl] Netherlands van Beest Peter
Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesbibliothek Kiel [de] Germany Möhle Christine
Biblioteka Kórnicka PAN Kórnik [pl] Poland Potocka Malgorzata
Musée Suisse du Jeu La Tour-de-Peilz [ch] Switzerland Schädler Ulrich
Tresoar Leeuwarden [nl] Netherlands Kist Martha
State Library Victoria Melbourne [au] Australia Cowley Des
Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis Saint Louis [us] United States Rich Tony
Mechanic' Institute San Franscico [us] United States Donaldson John W.

Members

Last name First name City Country
Ellinghoven Bernd Aachen [de] Germany
Niessen Thomas Aachen [de] Germany
Berra Davide Abbiategrasso (MI) [it] Italy
Drønen Ole Ålesund [no] Norway
Brekke Øystein Åmot [no] Norway
de Gijsel Tom Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands
Sibbing Eddy Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands
Schick Jonathan Antwerp [be] Belgium
Serruys Henri Antwerpen [be] Belgium
Hutter Otto Ausgburg [de] Germany
Schweiger Georg Baldham [de] Germany
Krebbers Wilfried Bedburg-Hau [de] Germany
Plećaš Darko V. Belgrade [rs] Serbia
Vukovic Dusan Belgrade [rs] Serbia
Hoppe Frank Berlin [de] Germany
Tischbierek Raj Berlin [de] Germany
Westerveld Govert Blanca Murcia [es] Spain
Fresen Hans-Jürgen Bochum [de] Germany
Winants Luc Boirs [be] Belgium
Biénabe Alain Bordeaux [fr] France
Zulian Stefano Borso del Grappa [it] Italy
D´Ambrosio Luca Bozen [it] Italy
Klittich Karl Braunschweig [de] Germany
Ruch Eric Bretigny-sur-Orge [fr] France
Saremba Andreas Brieselang [de] Germany
Kalendovský Jan Brno [cz] Czech Republic
Fayard Alain Brussels [be] Belgium
Eisenbeiser Karlheinz Buchen [de] Germany
Alpern Daniel Marcelo Buenos Aires [ar] Argentina
Morgado Juan Sebastian Buenos Aires [ar] Argentina
Stere Marian Bukarest [ro] Romania
Domsgen Bernd Burg [de] Germany
Bertola Georges Bussigny [ch] Switzerland
Mittelbach Manfred Cape Town [za] South Africa
de Vreede Ton (A.P.J.) Capelle a/d IJssel [nl] Netherlands
Schippan Bernd Castrop-Rauxel [de] Germany
Ramirez Eduardo Chicago [us] United States
Rust Lary Cleveland [us] United States
Monson Bruce Colorado Springs [us] United States
Hindle, née Patterson Kathleen Josephine Cromer [gb] United Kingdom
de Jong Peter De Meern [nl] Netherlands
Van der Heijden Harold Deventer [nl] Netherlands
van Reem Eric Dietzenbach [de] Germany
Schubert Frank Dresden [de] Germany
Preziuso Toni (Antonio) Dübendorf [ch] Switzerland
Baburin Alexander Dublin [ie] Ireland
Hebeker Friedrich-Karl Düsseldorf [de] Germany
Angerstein Wolfgang Erkrath [de] Germany
Anderson Joshua Milton Exton [us] United States
Carter Maurice H. Fairborn [us] United States
Tripp Glenn Fenton [us] United States
Reich Richard M. Fitchburg [us] United States
Utt Michael Fort Worth [us] United States
Zutter François Founex [ch] Switzerland
Skjoldager Per Frederica [dk] Denmark
Knudsen Jes Fredriksværk [dk] Denmark
Lawless Kerry Fremont [us] United States
Løfgren Claes Fur [dk] Denmark
Voss Pierre Gennep [nl] Netherlands
Dombrowsky Michael Hamburg [de] Germany
Spaans Rob Heerhugowaard [nl] Netherlands
Välkesalmi Kimmo Helsinki [fi] Finland
Adams Jimmy (James Bernard) Hoddesdon [gb] United Kingdom
Clapham Michael Ipswich [gb] United Kingdom
Pähtz Wolfgang Jena [de] Germany
Schönle Siegfried Kassel [de] Germany
Savage Allan Kensington [us] United States
Harding Timothy Knocklyon [ie] Ireland
Bohn Thomas Koblenz [de] Germany
Krämer Detlef Köln [de] Germany
Stamer Martin Königswinter [de] Germany
Rupp Werner Kriens [ch] Switzerland
Verschueren Peter Kudelstaart [nl] Netherlands
Wukits René Lanzenkirchen [at] Austria
Totaro Lawrence Las Vegas [us] United States
Frischherz Urs Lauerz [ch] Switzerland
Ansel Andrew M. Laurel Hollow [us] United States
Sadeghi Hassan Roger Lausanne [ch] Switzerland
Remin Wolfgang Lautertal [de] Germany
Kempen van Susanne Leverkusen [de] Germany
Peterson Tony Littlehampton [gb] United Kingdom
Grondijs Harrie Maastricht [nl] Netherlands
Dunn Paul Macquarie [au] Australia
Sanz Menéndez Juan Carlos Madrid [es] Spain
Arabito Giuseppe Manziana (Roma) [it] Italy
Ramsauer Martin Marbach [de] Germany
Restrepo Castro Camilo Luis Medellín [co] Colombia
Chiappino Giovanni Merate (Lecco) [it] Italy
Zavatarelli Fabrizio Milano [it] Italy
Bleeker Ron Morschen-Binsförth [de] Germany
Amannazarov Murad Moscow [ru] Russia
Seoane Sepúlveda Jesús Miguel MóstolesMadrid [es] Spain
Gurgui Dan-Constantin Mun. Suceava [ro] Romania
Büsing Günter München [de] Germany
Geissler Norbert München [de] Germany
Asturiano Molina-Niñirola Francisco Javier Murcia [es] Spain
Borkhardt Arndt Neuss [de] Germany
Bauzá Mercére Eduardo New York [us] United States
List Larry New York [us] United States
Tannenbaum Jeffrey A. New York [us] United States
Pos Nico Nieuw Vennep [nl] Netherlands
Ziegler Mario Nohen [de] Germany
Cannon Raymond Charles Northold MIDX [gb] United Kingdom
Limberg Matthias Oberhausen [de] Germany
Post Hans-Dieter Oberursel [de] Germany
Fiala Vlastimil Olomouc [cz] Czech Republic
Jansen Joop Oostrum [nl] Netherlands
Lilleøren Morten Oslo [no] Norway
Dudziński Paweł Ostrów Wlkp. [pl] Poland
Samsin Myron Ottawa [ca] Canada
Manley Jonathan Oxford [gb] United Kingdom
Hillyer Martin Frère Painesville [us] United States
Segebarth Bernd Pingelshagen [de] Germany
Zusmanovich Yakov Pleasanton [us] United States
Ziger Silvestar (Silvio) Praha 2 [cz] Czech Republic
Crumiller Jonathan Princeton [us] United States
Sprishen Len Princeton Junction [us] United States
Mokry Karel Prostejov [cz] Czech Republic
Bastian Herbert Riegelsberg [de] Germany
Artigas Miquel Sabadell [es] Spain
Teyssou Denis Saint-Germain-en-Laye [fr] France
Jolowicz Matias Salzgitter [de] Germany
Kosaraju Eswara San Diego [us] United States
Campioli Marco Sassuolo (MO) [it] Italy
Secelle Johannes Schelderode [be] Belgium
Clementsson Jan Södra Sandby [se] Sweden
Schneider Bernd Solingen [de] Germany
Ward James Spiddal Co. Galway [ie] Ireland
Tichenor Andrew Springfield [us] United States
Coffman Robert St. Paul [us] United States
Collett Peter Stockholm [se] Sweden
Holmgren Peter Stockholm [se] Sweden
Hadulla Henryk Stuttgart (Kaltental) [de] Germany
Sööt Margus Tallinn [ee] Estonia
Fields Paul Tampa [us] United States
Alió Josep Tarragona [es] Spain
ten Geuzendam Dirk Jan The Hague [nl] Netherlands
Dautović Dženan Travnik [ba] Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lacrosse Bernard Uccle [be] Belgium
Malm Lindberg Henrik Uppsala [se] Sweden
Garzón José Antonio Valencia [es] Spain
Spina Santo Daniele Valverde (CT) [it] Italy
McCready Philip Vashon [us] United States
Hovestadt Leo Veenendaal [nl] Netherlands
Dietmann Franz Josef Veringenstadt [de] Germany
Dondelinger Jean-Pierre Vichte [be] Belgium
López-Benito Manuel Vigo [es] Spain
Zwisler Lars Virum [dk] Denmark
Lissowski Tomasz Warszawa [pl] Poland
McGowan Alan Waterloo (ON) [ca] Canada
Hori Calvin Wellesley [us] United States
Michiels Luc Wetteren [be] Belgium
Ehn Michael Wien [at] Austria
Wong Philip Wilmette [us] United States
Suwe Hanspeter Winsen i. H. [de] Germany
Heite Remco (Henrik Reint) Wolvega [nl] Netherlands
Forster Richard Zürich [ch] Switzerland

Deceased Members

Last name First name Date of birth Date of death Country
(†) Klittich Roger 1936-06-03 2015-05-01 [de] Germany
(†) Van Craenenbroeck-Moris Pierre 1936-02-14 2015-11-24 [be] Belgium
(†) Crisovan Alex 1919-10-02 2012-11-28 [ch] Switzerland
(†) Durst Uwe 1934-11-25 2011-08-30 [de] Germany
(†) Erdélyi Tamás 1953-03-07 2017-04-25 [hu] Hungary
(†) Engberts Hans 1958-01-28 2011-11-29 [nl] Netherlands
(†) Frank Albert 1943-09-28 2013-05-02 [be] Belgium
(†) Glenk Rudolf 1937-12-12 2017-01-03 [de] Germany
(†) van der Heijden René 1951-08-29 2007-04-06 [nl] Netherlands
(†) Landsberger Kurt 1920-12-28 2014-12-19 [us] United States
(†) Levene Benjamin (Billy) 1918-02-16 2015-11-04 [us] United States
(†) Linder Isaak M. 1920-11-20 2015-10-31 [ru] Russia
(†) Littorin Rolf 1923-01-03 2015-09-03 [se] Sweden
(†) Łuczak Maria 1949-12-25 2011-02-03 [pl] Poland
(†) Lysdal Knud 1950-04-06 2013-04-12 [dk] Denmark
(†) Mennerat Jean 1917-08-11 2007-09-21 [fr] France
(†) Pagni Carlo Alberto 1931-02-13 2009-03-02 [it] Italy
(†) Petermann Hubert 1959-04-07 2005-07-07 [de] Germany
(†) van Reek Jan 1945-07-10 2015-08-08 [nl] Netherlands
(†) Reinhardt Rudolf 1937-02-02 2006-09-02 [de] Germany
(†) Schmid Lothar 1928-05-10 2013-05-18 [de] Germany
(†) Bellucci Romano 1940-07-09 2017-09-15 [it] Italy
(†) Nielsen Jørn Erik 1948-05-12 2018-08-03 [dk] Denmark
(†) Monté Peter J. 1939-09-13 2018-06-07 [nl] Netherlands