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Open Saxon university championship in blitz chess

On 24 May 2024, the Saxon university championship in chess will take place as an open and digital blitz chess format.

Time & place

24 May 2024, 19:00 - 23:50

About the event

Students and employees enrolled at German universities are eligible to participate. The Saxon championship will be judged exclusively within the framework of the Saxon students and employees. The championship is organised by the Landeskonferenz Hochschulsport Sachsen (LHS). The event is organised by the chess team of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg.

Announcement as PDF here!

Organiser: Landeskonferenz Hochschulsport Sachsen e.V. (LHS)

Host: University Sports Centre TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Participation requirements

  • Lichess account > Team member "1st OSHM in Blitz"

  • Student enrolment and/or employee ID card

  • Registration:

Game mode

  • 5 minutes plus 3 seconds increment,

  • 9 rounds Swiss system,

  • 2 minutes between rounds


(The tournament will be evaluated on

  1. 50% sum of the entry fees

  2. 30% sum of entry fees

  3. Place 20% sum of entry fees

The best female participant will receive a special prize!

Entry fee


Other information

  • Authentication incl. proof of payment of fees and enrolment or employee status from 6.00 pm

  • The event will be broadcast live and commented on.

  • Fair play, no use of aids (sources of information, advice, engine etc.) during the tournament is a matter of course, but worth mentioning.




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