Chess Achievement

Fourth grader Christoph Rust represented South Africa at the 2022 FIDE World Youth Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships hosted by the International Chess Federation (FIDE) in Rhodes, Greece from 1 to 3 May 2022. Christoph scored 3 points in both World Championship tournaments, placing him 46th in the U10 Youth Rapid Chess World Championship and 40th in the U10 Youth Blitz Chess World Championship. He has been playing in the DSP Chess Club since Grade 1, under the expert tutelage of Jacqui Grobbelaar, South African Youth Chess Champion 2011 and 2012 and Commonwealth U20 Chess Champion 2013.


We wish Christoph many more successful moves in the future!