On Friday Januari 9, 2015 during the official opening of the 77th edition of the TataSteel chess tournament, TataSteel Chess and Chessity presented a new partnership to bring chess to the youth of today.
Tata Steel has chosen to work with Chessity, a successful startup that offers in the view of Tata Steel Chess a good platform for chess training on the Internet. In cooperation with Chessity, a Chess-in-School program will be organized alongside the famous Tata tournament. A large number of activities will be organized to bring chess back to the classroom.
Tata Steel Chess will provide Chessity a wonderfull platform to promote Chess for Children (based on the populair gaming your training format of Chessity). Janton van Apeldoorn, Owner of Chessity, stated that this partnership will help to bring chess back in Schools.