European Individual Chess Championship 2022

Tournament news

Live – all matches

To watch the your favourite chess match live choose one of the links below:

Livestream is also available on social media: Facebook, YouTube.

Live – all matches

You will be able to watch all matches live on this website.

Livestream will also be available on social media: Facebook, YouTube.

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To watch interviews with your favourite chess player choose link below:

Official announcement


About Slovenia

Slovenia is the green heart of Europe, where everyone can find something for themselves. It’s difficult to find such a small region offering so much anywhere else in the world. Four different worlds are combined into a magnificent symphony that can be felt in culture, gastronomy and natural wonders.

Whether you enjoy walking well-trodden paths or prefer to turn off the beaten track, you will find stunning beauty and boutique experiences tailored just for you everywhere you go.

Venue and accommodation

The European Individual Chess Championship 2022 will take place between 26 March and 7 April at Terme Čatež near Brežice in Slovenia. The event is organized by the Chess Federation of Slovenia under the auspices of the European Chess Union (ECU).

The official host of the championship is Hotel Spa; accommodation is also available in other hotels, which are part of the Terme Čatež complex. Official accommodations are all inclusive: breakfast, lunch and dinner included in the price.


Single room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner


Double room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner



Single room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner


Double room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner



Single room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner


Double room

Breakfast, lunch and dinner


Leisure and wellness

Terme Čatež is a natural and the largest Slovenian health resort, the springs of which were discovered in this area as early as 1797. They offer a wide selection of water and sport activities, congress offers and health services. The thermal centre is undoubtedly a great location to relax and play chess.

Your body deserves only the best relaxation and care. Health resort offers a variety of health and beauty treatments for your wellbeing, as well as a swimming pool complex for recreation and chilling.

Special asortiment of services is available for singles, couples and famillies. Pamper your body with massages, enjoy sauna and whirlpool with your partner, try the exclusive SPA cosmetics or a manicure, pedicure and make-up.

Slovenian Chess

Slovenia is a country with a successful and long chess tradition. Chess has been in our hearts since the second half of the 19th century, when we excelled in European chess problem. We became recognized in the world of the tournament chess with Dr. Milan Vidmar, also a founder of the first Slovenian chess club.

During the time of Yugoslavia, they organized numerous national and international tournaments, in which Slovenians achieved excellent results.

We have participated in many Olympics and European Championships, and this year we have the honour of hosting the European Team Chess Championship. We have briefly introduced our greatest masters; with whom you’ll be able to compete against, or follow them in the tournament.

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