SUNDAY 12th JULY, 4-6pm HK Time, at Lichess

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Caissa Hong Kong Chess Club, Hong Kong SAR. Established in 2012 and providing chess training at schools, at our centers and privately for all ages and all levels. Frequent organizer of FIDE rated and casual chess tournaments, competitions and other activities including overseas team events, chess camps or simultane chess by renowned GMs. Among our students are national champions and national inter-school champion teams.


As the first HK chess club to hold international internet matches with youth in Europe already several years ago we are now proud to host this Caissa Go Global Team Arena event for a larger, wider and global audience. 


Good luck to all teams!

Red Knight Chess Club, Bangkok, ThailandRED KNIGHT is a chess club from Bangkok, Thailand. It is founded by Riste Menkinoski, a FIDE Master and a chess trainer. There are more than 50 juniors training in Red Knight, and the numbers are growing every month. Red Knight Chess Club is a home of many Thailand National Youth Champions. The club has players from more than 15 countries.

Hondarribia Marlaxka Xake Kluba, Hondarribia, Spain. Main club in the Bidasoa region (Basque Country, in the North of Spain). This year it celebrates its 40th anniversary, and has its venue at the Zaharra Casino in Hondarribia. In that venue they host beginners classes for children, adults and elders. They have teams in several official competitions. For the players in those teams they organize training and advanced courses. During the whole year they organize a few activities, not only in their venue but also outdoors. 

First Serbian Chess Federation, Belgrade, Serbia

The First Serbian Chess Federation will be represented by the "Vidikovac Chess Club" from Belgrade, which was founded 16 years ago on the initiative of Marija Lukic. So far, the club has produced dozens of medal winners at Serbian championships and one European champion. We regularly organize classes, tournaments and winter and summer sports-chess camps every year. We organized twinning with teams from Italy and  Germany for 4 days, so that the children would have the opportunity to socialize, see new cities and get to know different cultures.

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The Chess Academy – ActiveKids, Hong Kong Led by our TWO Grand Masters together with a team of Expert FIDE coaches, The Chess Academy (TCA) offers the most comprehensive and progressive chess program for students of all ages in Hong Kong. 


Founded in 2006, TCA is a pioneer in conducting chess programs in schools and hosting many major FIDE rated tournaments, as well as regular competitions, transcontinental games, simuls and camps. 


With resources to nurture beginners and to groom the highest competition players, TCA has helped many students develop the love of chess, become interschool and national champions and represent Hong Kong in major tournaments.

Jeruchess Club, Jerusalen, Israel

Jeruchess is the largest chess club in Jerusalem, organizing individual tournaments and league games.
The club is a member in the Israeli chess federation and the teams participate in the Israeli chess league.