Chess trainings

Harald Schneider-Zinner offers individually tailored training at the highest level.

He is an international champion, he introduced his former students GM Valentin Dragnev and IM Felix Blohberger to the national team in their youth years. He was highly successful as the coach of the Austrian women’s national team for many years. He led the team from world ranking 37 (January 2017) to 24th (March 2019). In 2015, as coach at the European Team Championships in Iceland, he led an Austrian team into the top 10 for the first time.

From 2010 – 2020 he was highly successful in leading the Austrian chess coach education. Hundreds of trainers, instructors and coaches were trained by him. His book “Methodology and Didactics of Chess Training” forms the basis for starting chess training.

His children’s training camps “Chess, Sports and Games” with Magdalena Mörwald are extremely popular. https://www.schachtrainer.at

Annette Waaijenberg is president of the chess club ChessMates Zugerland http://chessmates.ch

Here she teaches over 75 juniors – but also adults and seniors.

In the chess school of Markus Regez (https://www.schachschule-regez.ch) Markus teaches 55 juniors and 30 adults. Furthermore, he conducts further training courses for trainers in Switzerland.

Magdalena Mörwald

multiple youth national champion; trainer of the youth D-squad of the chess regional association Salzburg; coach of the girls U10 at the national youth championships; nominated for the “Rookie of the Year” at the “Sportlerwahl in Salzburg 2021”