General Passed Events

Polychamps III – Announcement

We are glad to announce that the third installment of the battle against EPFL – the Polychamps – will take place again this semester on Saturday, November 5! It will be in a hybrid format: online and over the board. The online part will be a Lichess Blitz competition open to everyone as in previous edition.

All over the board matches will be played in the Dozentenfoyer in the main building of ETH. 8 players from EPFL and 8 players from ETH will compete in classical matches. The games will be live streamed on Twitch and commented by a GM.

Support us by playing and watching the games. As the defending champions we are eager to repeat the result. Additional information about the format and previous results can be found on the Polychamps website.

Passed Events

Swiss Team Battle October

This month’s team battle started on October, 4th and was a great success! A total of 20 ETH players participated and helped to secure the win against the other 21 teams. Lead by the players Tubbie, Zebra_11 and hereticwasp, we could secure first place five points ahead of second place team SK Olten. If we can keep up the momentum, League 2 is waiting for us, as the best three teams are promoted.

Future Events

Swiss Team Battle

Every second Tuesday of the month, Chess clubs from all over Switzerland compete in this online blitz tournament. The competition is held on lichess using arena rules. Sign up, join our lichess team, play your best chess and help us advance to the next higher league! As only the best three players count towards the result, there is no harm in participating just to improve your skills.