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FRISIAN DRAUGHTS

The Queen of all Mind Sports

 

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Fryslân Open 2017

 

 

  • 11 July, 2017

The FMJD declares official recognition of Frisian draughts.

Tournaments of Frisian draughts are accepted on the international draughts calender

 

  • 6 July, 2017

WFD Foundation ancounce the project World Championships Frisian Draughts

 

  • 5 July, 2017

First Dama Day will be held on 25 July 2017 in Aosta.

 

  • 17-20 May, 2017:

Denmark, University of Copenhagen: Board Games Studies, Colloquium XX.

Dr. Liuwe Westra: The Role of Frisian Draughts in the International Development of Draughts

 

  • 6 May, 2017:

Interview with Vasyl Ivanchuk on chess24.com: One his the favorite tournaments is FRYSLÂN OPEN

 

  • 25 April, 2017:

Worldchampionships Frisian Draughts will be held at the Town hall of Leeuwarden, Cultural Capital of Europe, on 3 - 10 August 20188

 

  • 5 March, 2017:

Hans Jansen and Foeke Tiemensma winners of the Grandmasters, Taeke Kooistra worldchampion FRYSK!

 

  • 4 Februari, 2017:

New tournament added to Toernooibase: 2017 Championships

 

  • 3 January 2017

WFD Foundation ancounce FRYSLÂN OPEN 2017

 

  • 30 December 2016

Jelle Wiersma wins the second championship FRYSK! of the Netherlands

 

  • 15 December 2016

Vaclav Krista wins the second championship FRYSK! of the Czech Republic

 

  • 3 November 2016

Italian team wins championships for schools FRYSK!

 

  • 12 Oktober 2016

Launch of the online function of the Apps Frisian draughts and RYSK! also a match between WC FRYSK! Jelle Wiersma and WC Checkers Michele Borghetti.

 

  • 28 August, 2016

Alessio Mecca champion FRYSK! of Italy: Results and pictures

 

  • 24 March, 2016

Bjusterbaarlik (Tjalling van den Bosch)

 

  • 23 March, 2016

Fryslân Open 2016, Grandmasters, WK FRYSK!: Results and pictures

 

  • 13 March, 2016:

Tournament rules Fryslân Open 2016 released

 

  • 8 March, 2016:

Programme booklet Fryslân Open 2016 released

 

  • 5 March, 2016:

Omrop Fryslân Radio announces Fryslân Open 2016

 

  • 23 Februari, 2016:

New tournament added to Toernooibase: 2016 Championships

 

  • 19 Februari, 2016:

The Fryslân Open 2016 will have a live HD videostream of the tournament on the website during the different tournaments. The videostream will be tested on 20 March at www.frysk.info, when the finals of the Frisian Championships will be streamed.

 

  • 12 Februari, 2016:

Burgomaster Eduard van Zuijlen’s presence at the award ceremony has just been confirmed by the Municipality of Franekeradeel. Because the Municipality is merging with two others in January 2018, his position is a temporary one and he does not live in or even near the town of Franeker. Despite this, he will attend the award ceremony on Sunday 20 March in person. See https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eduard_van_Zuijlen.

Alderman Thiadrik Twerda will open the tournament on Tuesday evening, 15 March.

 

  • 9 Februari, 2016:

Worldchampion international draughts Alexander Georgiev plays at Fryslan Open 2016.

 

  • 7 Februari, 2016:

New tournament added to Toernooibase: 2015 Championships

 

  • 6 Februari, 2016:

Worldchampion checkers Michele Borghetti plays at Fryslan Open 2016.

 

  • 24 January, 2016:

Chess grandmaster Vasyl Ivanchuk plays at Fryslan Open 2016.

 

  • 21 January, 2016:

Several national draughts champions confirmed their participation at Fryslân Open 2016.

 

  • 8 January, 2016:

www.frisiandraughts.com launches new website.

 

  • 4 January, 2016:

Clinic Frisian Draughts in Tresoar Leeuwarden

 

  • 1 January, 2016:

Programme Fryslân Open 2016 released

 

  • 27 December, 2015:

Foeke Tiemensma Dutch champion FRYSK!

 

  • 22 December, 2015:

Petra Duskova, Czech champion FRYSK!

 

  • 10 December, 2015:

Herre-Klaas Ykema school champion FRYSK!

 

  • 1 October, 2015:

Exhibition Zamma Damas Damje, open until January 17 2016