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

Senior Members

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

Institutional Members

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

Members

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

Deceased Members

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