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DeStijl Checkmate

July 28th 2024

Coffee and Chess Tournament at UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis!

Calling all chess enthusiasts and coffee connoisseurs! Get ready for a unique fusion of strategic moves and aromatic brews as the UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis and Ukiyo Koffie hosts a series of three chess tournaments.

Save the Dates:

  1. Tournament 1: April 28 - Coffee Bar Warm-up

  2. Tournament 2: May 26 - Coffee Bar Clash

  3. Tournament 3: June 30 - Coffee Bar Showdown

  4. Final Tournament: July 28 - Inside UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis

Time: Starts at 13:00 h

Final Showdown Inside Rietveld Schroderhuis: The grand finale promises an unforgettable experience as chess players battle it out within the iconic UNESCO-listed Rietveld Schroderhuis. Nestled beside the historic building, the Coffee Bar will set the stage for the preliminary tournaments, creating an ambiance that blends the intellectual intensity of chess with the delightful aroma of freshly brewed coffee.

The Coffee Bar Atmosphere: Picture yourself sipping on your favorite coffee blend, surrounded by fellow chess enthusiasts in a cozy, yet intellectually charged setting. The Coffee Bar tournaments will offer a casual and friendly environment for players to hone their skills, share strategies, and build camaraderie. It's the perfect opportunity for players of all levels to join the chess community and enjoy the stimulating combination of chess and coffee.

UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis: A Unique Venue: As the tournament progresses, anticipation will build towards the grand finale inside the UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis itself. This architectural masterpiece, designed by Gerrit Rietveld, provides a breathtaking backdrop for the final showdown. The seamless integration of chess and the historic surroundings will elevate the experience, making it a memorable event for both participants and spectators.

How to Participate:

  • Register online for each tournament through the official event website.

  • Early registration is recommended, as slots are limited.

Spread the Word: Share the excitement on social media using #ChessAndCoffeeRietveld and let your friends and fellow enthusiasts know about this extraordinary event. Whether you're a chess aficionado, a coffee lover, or someone seeking a unique experience, mark your calendars for this chess extravaganza at the UNESCO Rietveld Schroderhuis!

Don't miss the chance to be a part of history as chess and coffee enthusiasts come together in a spectacular celebration of intellect and flavor!

Join us for the final round on July 28th

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