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 Sponsoring of the Schachclub Viernheim 1934 e.V.

 

 

 

The Viernheim chess club was founded in 1934; d-fine has been a main sponsor since 2014.

 

With more than 110 members, the Viernheim chess club is represented in both county and national leagues and has long-standing ties to the French, Ukrainian, Spanish, Egyptian, Latvian and Russian chess community. The team is led by GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan) who currently takes third place in the world ranking with an Elo rating of 2817. Also WGM Josefine Heinemann and the reigning youth world champion U16 Annmarie Mütsch, compete for the club.