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Nittedal Sjakklubb

Nittedal Sjakklubb is a Norwegian chess club from Nittedal, a small municipity just outside of Oslo. The club has 30 players (15 adults and 15 juniors). The club has a special section for kids and juniors, Rotnes skole, Skolebakken 1, 1482 Nittedal. Every Tuesday at 19:00, there is a special club evening at Nittedal ungdomsskole, Stasjonsveien 10, 1482 Nittedal. New members – adults and children – living in Nittedal or in the vicinity are welcome!

Club director: Svein Arne Thrana

Present club champion: Svein Arne Thrana

Best player: Erik Parr, who once played in the elite division in the Norwegian national championship. At that time, Elo 2215.

Mail address: Svein Arne Thrana, Nedre Bjertnes 2, N-1482 Nittedal, Norway

Official website

Games – replay some club games

Photos of club members

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Magnus Carlsen at age 11 playing one of the young players of Nittedal Sjakklubb, Håkon Øksnevad
The game was for the U12 junior championship of Norway in 2001

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