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European Online Youth Chess Championship

Over the past decade Tornelo has been used to manage a wide variety of events; coaching classes, kids rapid play tournaments, interschool events, weekend congresses, FIDE rated events and even…

Release Notes 2020-09-17

Starting tomorrow we are hosting the European Chess Union’s Online Youth Championships.  This will see over 750 of the best young players in Europe playing in a Hybrid style event.…

Release Notes 2020-09-10

Our release this week introduces a number of arbiter controls over clocks during a game. 1. Feature: Pause Clocks These settings are all optional and can be controlled from the Event Settings page. The ability to…

Our first experience with online chess cheating.

Our first experience with online cheating was traumatic to say the least. In the early Covid lockdowns we setup an online chess tournament, not expecting much and were blown away…

Young Sparks

Young Sparks is a community initiative by Max Biocare for children of MBc family and wider community. The idea of Young Sparks was born with the spirit of giving back…

Fair Play report (Beta)

Tornelo today released a Fair Play report feature for Arbiters. This will provide round-by-round analysis of games to help Arbiters build trust in their community. We try not to call…

Release Notes 2020-08-20

The question on everyone’s mind is of course Fair Play / Cheating in chess. We’d love some feedback on this Beta feature, tell us how we can improve it. 1.…

Tornelo v. Chess.com

Before I share some feedback, I want to give you some context. It’s important to realise how DIFFERENT these two platforms are. Tournament Organisers, like anyone, need to use the right…

FIDE’s TRF file format

FIDE update their TRF File format as the agreed Data Exchange format for tournament results in 2015. Previous TRF format is now known as TRF06 and the current format as…
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