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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
Van Habberney Guy Boechout be
Stigter Jurgen Olivier Amsterdam nl
Negele Michael Wuppertal de
van de Velde Robert (Bob) Amsterdam nl
(†) Klittich Roger   de

Senior Members

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

Institutional Members

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

Members

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

Deceased Members

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