The founder of the chess school-club
VASYL ІVANCHUK -
Captain of Ukrainian Chess Team,
World Champion in 2001, 2004, 2010 years,
Chevalier of the Honorary awards of the President,
Parliament and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine,
full Chevalier of the Order of Merit
and Chevalier of Order of Prince Yaroslav the Wise,
European Champion of 1986 and 2004 years,
the Champion of the European and World Rapid Chess Championship,
Winner of two chess „Oscars”,
Honored Master of Sports.
Special Merit of Ivanchuk Vasyl Mykhaylovych.
|1983||-||Vice Champion Cadet World Championship|
|1986||-||Champion of Ukraine and the Soviet Union among young masters|
|1986||-||Champion of European Junior Chess Championship|
|1988||-||28th World Chess Olympiad -1st place (in the USSR team)|
|1990||-||29th World Chess Olympiad -1st place (in the USSR team)|
|1991, 1995||-||Owner of chess „Oscar”|
|1991||-||World Cup winner in Reykjavik|
|1993||-||European Team Championship -2nd place|
|1996||-||32nd World Chess Olympiad -2nd place|
|1998||-||33rd World Chess Olympiad -3rd place|
|2000||-||34th World Chess Olympiad -3rd place|
|2001||-||World Team Championship -1st place|
|2002||-||World Individual Championship -2nd place|
|2004||-||36th World Chess Olympiad -1st place|
|2004||-||European Individual Classical and Rapid Chess Championship-1st place|
|2007||-||World Blitz Championship -1st place|
|2010||-||39th World Chess Olympiad -1st place|
Winner of international super tournaments:
|1987||-||Champion of New York|
|1996||-||Wijk aan Zee|
|1997, 1998, 2003||-||Tallinn|
|2005, 2006, 2007, 2010||-||Havana|
|2005, 2006, 2007||-||Merida|
|2007||-||Best Sportsman of the Year|
In 2009 - 2010 Vasyl Ivanchuk won super tournaments іn Spain, Romania, Brazil, Greece, and Cuba. Furthermore Ivanchuk V.М. won prizes in the Philippines, Australia, Netherlands, France, Hungary and other countries.
Through his bright life he brings an outstanding personal contribution to the rise of international authority of Ukraine.
Being on a top of the world chess elite, Vasyl Ivanchuk conducts active educational and social activities both in Ukraine and abroad.
Vasyl Ivanchuk Meets with youth in Lviv, Ternopil, and Lutsk.
sessions of a simultaneous game
including members of the Parlaiment of Ukraine (Parliamentary Party-2007)
Vasyl Ivanchuk interested in other intellectual games (participating in star team of „What? Where? When?” program of 2007, 2011 years)