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

Senior Members

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

Institutional Members

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

Members

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

Deceased Members

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