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Membership and Members

There are different kinds of membership:

  • Normal members: admission fee of 45 € (45 US$), annual fee of 35 € (40 US$) 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 Marco Nolte:
- in this case please add 5% 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
Negele Michael Wuppertal de
Van Habberney Guy Boechout be
Stigter Jurgen Olivier Amsterdam nl
van de Velde Robert (Bob) Amsterdam nl
(†) Klittich Roger   de

Senior Members

Last name First name City Country
Heite Remco (Henrik Reint) Wolvega nl
Suwe Hanspeter Winsen i. H. de
Filipowicz Andrzej Zygmunt Warszawa-Stegny pl
Rosino Antonio Venezia it
Persson Stellan Vaerlose dk
Ivkov Borislav Serbia rs
Felkers Joost Rijswijk nl
Ólafsson Fridrik Reykjavik is
Russell Hanon Portsmouth us
Segebarth Bernd Pingelshagen de
Gillam Tony Nottingham gb
Cannon Raymond Charles Northold MIDX gb
Gijssen Geurt Nijmegen nl
Cadden Gordon Newport Gwent gb
Büsing Günter München de
Tamburro Pete Morristown us
Grondijs Harrie Maastricht nl
Erlandsson Calle Lund se
Saidy Anthony Los Angeles us
Kadletz Karl Leobendorf at
Pálsson Jón Adólf Kópavogur is
Harding Timothy Knocklyon ie
Schönle Siegfried Kassel de
Fisher Eric Hull gb
Cafferty Bernard Hastings gb
Nudelman David Hamden us
Dombrowsky Michael Hamburg de
Murkisch Godehard Göttingen de
Utt Michael Fort Worth us
Tripp Glenn Fenton us
Carter Maurice H. Fairborn us
Jones Robert Exmouth gb
Mädler Manfred Dresden de
Hindle, née Patterson Kathleen Josephine Cromer gb
Hindle Owen Cromer gb
Skinner Leonard M. Cowbridge gb
de Vreede Ton (A.P.J.) Capelle a/d IJssel nl
Morgado Juan Sebastian Buenos Aires ar
Stoffelen Edward Brasschaat be
Westerveld Govert Blanca Murcia es
Sheehan Mike BerrylandsSurbiton gb
Lange Bernd-Peter Berlin de
Drajić Dušan Belgrade rs
Serruys Henri Antwerpen be

Institutional Members

Company City Country Last name First name
Mechanic' Institute San Franscico us Donaldson John W.
Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis Saint Louis us Rich Tony
Tresoar Leeuwarden nl Kist Martha
Musée Suisse du Jeu La Tour-de-Peilz ch Schädler Ulrich
Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesbibliothek Kiel de Möhle Christine
Edinburgh Chess Club Edinburgh gb Whittaker Ian
Koninklijke Bibliotheek Den Haag nl van Beest Peter
Cleveland Public Library Cleveland us Rozman Ray
University of Amsterdam Amsterdam nl - -

Members

Last name First name City Country
Johansson Mattias Woluwé-Saint-Lambert be
Forster Richard Winterthur ch
Michiels Luc Wetteren be
McGowan Alan Waterloo (ON) ca
Lissowski Tomasz Warszawa pl
Zwisler Lars Virum dk
Dondelinger Jean-Pierre Vichte be
Dietmann Franz Josef Veringenstadt de
Spina Santo Daniele Valverde (CT) it
Garzón José Antonio Valencia es
Malm Lindberg Henrik Uppsala se
ten Geuzendam Dirk Jan The Hague nl
Alió Josep Tarragona es
Fields Paul Tampa us
Holmgren Peter Stockholm se
Ward James Spiddal Co. Galway ie
Schneider Bernd Solingen de
Secelle Johannes Schelderode be
Jolowicz Matias Salzgitter de
Barnier Alain Saint-Pierre-de-Chartreuse fr
Leconte Jean Olivier Saint-Mande fr
Teyssou Denis Saint-Germain-en-Laye fr
Artigas Miquel Sabadell es
Bennett Gerald Ringwood gb
Bastian Herbert Riegelsberg de
Mokry Karel Prostejov cz
Sprishen Len Princeton Junction us
Crumiller Jonathan Princeton us
Štross František Praha cz
Manley Jonathan Oxford gb
Jurgens Philip Ottawa ca
Lilleøren Morten Oslo no
Hartmann John Omaha us
Fiala Vlastimil Olomouc cz
Balló Harald Offenbach de
Post Hans-Dieter Oberursel (Taunus) de
Limberg Matthias Oberhausen de
Ziegler Mario Nohen de
Pos Nico Nieuw Vennep nl
List Larry New York us
Geissler Norbert München de
O'Connell Kevin Mouret fr
Seoane Sepúlveda Jesús Miguel MóstolesMadrid es
Bleeker Ron Morschen-Binsförth de
Boltaina-Bosch Xavier moià es
Zavatarelli Fabrizio Milano it
Thulin Anders Malmö se
Sanz Menéndez Juan Carlos Madrid es
Dumont Noémie Lyon fr
Peterson Tony Littlehampton gb
van Kempen Susanne Leverkusen de
Corneth Bert Leidschendam nl
Frischherz Urs Lauerz ch
Wukits René Lanzenkirchen at
Hoffmeister Frank Kraainem be
Iclicki Willy Jerusalem il
Pähtz Wolfgang Jena de
Clapham Michael Ipswich gb
Välkesalmi Kimmo Helsinki fi
Spaans Rob Heerhugowaard nl
Christenson Bernard Guaynabo pr
Damsager John H. M. Greve dk
Voss Pierre Gennep nl
Jung Gero Genève ch
Løfgren Claes Fur dk
Skjoldager Per Frederica dk
Zutter François Founex ch
Thimognier Dominique Fondettes fr
Anderson Joshua Milton Exton us
Angerstein Wolfgang Erkrath de
Hebeker Friedrich-Karl Düsseldorf de
Preziuso Toni (Antonio) Dübendorf ch
Schubert Frank Dresden de
Van der Heijden Harold Deventer nl
Broich William Des Moines us
de Jong Peter De Meern nl
Mittelbach Manfred Cape Town za
Bertola Georges Bussigny ch
Stere Marian Bukarest ro
Alpern Daniel Marcelo Buenos Aires ar
Fayard Alain Brussels be
Saremba Andreas Brieselang de
Klittich Karl Braunschweig de
Nolte Marco Braunschweig de
D´Ambrosio Luca Bozen it
Zulian Stefano Borso del Grappa it
Lorenz Roger Bornheim de
Fresen Hans-Jürgen Bochum de
Tischbierek Raj Berlin de
Plećaš Darko V. Belgrade rs
Hansen Carsten Bayonne us
Schweiger Georg Baldham de
de Gijsel Tom Amsterdam nl
Drønen Ole Ålesund no
Ellinghoven Bernd Aachen de

Deceased Members

Last name First name Date of birth Date of death Country
(†) Arabito Giuseppe 1956-11-29 2020-03-30 it
(†) Averbakh Yuri 1922-02-08 2022-05-07 ru
(†) Bellucci Romano 1940-07-09 2017-09-15 it
(†) Biénabe Alain 1958-10-03 2021-02-22 fr
(†) Brandreth Dale 1931-12-17 2019-09-09 us
(†) Crisovan Alex 1919-10-02 2012-11-28 ch
(†) Durst Uwe 1934-11-25 2011-08-30 de
(†) Engberts Hans 1958-01-28 2011-11-29 nl
(†) Erdélyi Tamás 1953-03-07 2017-04-25 hu
(†) Frank Albert 1943-09-28 2013-05-02 be
(†) Glenk Rudolf 1937-12-12 2017-01-03 de
(†) Klittich Roger 1936-06-03 2015-05-01 de
(†) Komer Wayne 1941-09-01 2021-09-13 ca
(†) Landsberger Kurt 1920-12-28 2014-12-19 us
(†) Levene Benjamin (Billy) 1918-02-16 2015-11-04 us
(†) Linder Isaak M. 1920-11-20 2015-10-31 ru
(†) Littorin Rolf 1923-01-03 2015-09-03 se
(†) Lysdal Knud 1950-04-06 2013-04-12 dk
(†) Łuczak Maria 1949-12-25 2011-02-03 pl
(†) Mennerat Jean 1917-08-11 2007-09-21 fr
(†) Monté Peter J. 1939-09-13 2018-06-07 nl
(†) Nielsen Jørn Erik 1948-05-12 2018-08-03 dk
(†) Pagni Carlo Alberto 1931-02-13 2009-03-02 it
(†) Petermann Hubert 1959-04-07 2005-07-07 de
(†) Reinhardt Rudolf 1937-02-02 2006-09-02 de
(†) Reitstein Leonard 1928-06-06 2019-08-02 za
(†) Sanvito Alessandro 1938-12-14 2020-10-21 it
(†) Savage Allan 1951-04-25 2022-05-15 us
(†) Schippan Bernd 1946-01-09 2019-02-07 de
(†) Schmid Lothar 1928-05-10 2013-05-18 de
(†) Van Craenenbroeck-Moris Pierre 1936-02-14 2015-11-24 be
(†) van der Heijden René 1951-08-29 2007-04-06 nl
(†) van Reek Jan 1945-07-10 2015-08-08 nl
(†) Winants Luc 1963-01-01 2023-02-07 be