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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
Stigter Jurgen Olivier Amsterdam [nl] Netherlands
Negele Michael Wuppertal [de] Germany
(†) Klittich Roger - [de] Germany

Senior Members

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

Institutional Members

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

Members

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

Deceased Members

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