18 relations: Bratislava, Chess, Chess Bundesliga, Chess Olympiad, Czech Republic, Danny Kopec, David Vincent Hooper, European Junior Chess Championship, FIDE titles, Grandmaster (chess), Ken Whyld, Kiril Georgiev, Las Vegas, Milan Ftáčnik, Slovakia, South Carolina, The Oxford Companion to Chess, 4NCL.
Bratislava (Preßburg or Pressburg, Pozsony) is the capital of Slovakia.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
The term Chess Bundesliga (Schach-Bundesliga) normally refers to the premier league of team chess in Germany established in 1980.
The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament in which teams from all over the world compete.
The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
Daniel Kopec (February 28, 1954 – June 12, 2016) was an American chess International Master, author, and computer science professor at Brooklyn College.
David Vincent Hooper (31 August 1915 – May 1998), born in Reigate, was a British chess player and writer.
The first chess youth championship in Europe was the yearly European Junior Championship for under age 20.
The World Chess Federation, FIDE (Fédération Internationale des Échecs), awards several performance-based titles to chess players, up to and including the highly prized Grandmaster title.
The title Grandmaster (GM) is awarded to chess players by the world chess organization FIDE.
Kenneth Whyld (6 March 1926 – 11 July 2003) was a British chess author and researcher, best known as the co-author (with David Hooper) of The Oxford Companion to Chess, a single-volume chess reference work in English.
Kiril Dimitrov Georgiev (Кирил Димитров Георгиев; born 28 November 1965 in Petrich) is a Bulgarian chess grandmaster and seven-time Bulgarian Chess Champion.
Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.
Milan Ftáčnik (born 30 October 1956) is a Slovak politician, former Minister of Education of the Slovak Republic from 1998 to 2002 and former Mayor of Bratislava from 2010 to 2014.
Slovakia (Slovensko), officially the Slovak Republic (Slovenská republika), is a landlocked country in Central Europe.
South Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Oxford Companion to Chess is a reference book on the game of chess, written by David Hooper and Kenneth Whyld.
The 4NCL, or Four Nations Chess League, is a chess league in the United Kingdom and named after its four nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.