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Chess is a complex board game, requiring great intellectual agility, and it is a sport. The “game of kings” is therefore ideally suited for university sports. If you’ve always wanted to learn the secrets of the game or are seeking a worthy opponent, is at the right place in university sports.


Dates, Prices and Booking



Cord Dassler

Diplom Sportwissenschaftler



Rules of Conduct Corona Interim Program

Compliance with the Corona Rules of Conduct is compulsory for all participants of the interim program.

Target Group and Requirements

This course is open to anybody interested in chess. There are no specific requirements.

Contents and Goals

  • Fundamentals of chess
  • Fundamentals of competitive chess
  • Platform to develop the chess program at University Sports

Sports Facilities

Seminarraum Z6


Equipment is provided by the University Sports Center

Course Cancellations and Facility Closures

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