Terms and Conditions Chess4Pros

These general terms and conditions apply to the Chess4Pros offer from Chess4kids GmbH.

1. Registration for the Chess4Pros offer

Registrations are made online via the homepage. They are taken into account in the order in which they are received and are binding. With the registration, the general terms and conditions of Chess4Pros as well as any course-specific booking conditions are recognized.

2. Content of the offer
2.1 Content of the Chess4Pros total offer

The offer includes the following elements:

Chess4Pros winter semester

  • Weekly one-hour training in the branch for 1 semester
  • 2x GM supervision qualification tournaments
  • GM supervision final / girls final (in summer)
  • 2x day seminar
  • Grandmaster Q & As (Question & Answers) online (approx. 5 appointments)
  • SSB (Swiss Chess Federation) contribution
  • Cool Chess4Pros jersey
  • Price: 990 CHF / semester

Chess4Pros summer semester

  • Weekly one-hour training in the branch for 1 semester
  • 2x GM supervision qualification tournaments
  • GM supervision final / girls final
  • 2x day seminar
  • Grandmaster Q & As (Question & Answers) online (approx. 5 appointments)
  • SSB (Swiss Chess Federation) contribution (if not already paid)
  • Cool Chess4Pros jersey
  • Price: 990 CHF / semester

The day seminar can be booked by external course participants for CHF 200 per seminar.

3. Confirmation and payment of fees

After registration you will receive a confirmation from us. The invoice and the payment slip are sent to the specified billing address. Payment of the course fee entitles you to participate in the booked offer.

4. Course organization, participants and implementation

If the demand is too low or for other organizational reasons, the offer or specific dates of the offer can be postponed. We take into account the best possible availability of the participants. Those who have registered will be informed in good time. However, Chess4kids does not assume any liability for compensation. For organizational reasons, individual courses can be postponed or merged. The participants concerned will be informed in good time. If necessary, Chess4kids can direct the course management resp. Change the supervisor or appoint a qualified substitute. Such changes do not entitle you to withdraw from the offer or to reduce the course fees.

There is no reimbursement obligation as a result of short-term failures due to epidemics, pandemics, disasters, unrest and armed conflicts. In such cases, Chess4kids can offer alternative offers (online lessons) if possible.

5. Deregistration, rebooking and withdrawal from the Chess4Pros offer

A cancellation must be made in writing by post to the business address or by email to info@chess4kids.ch. The cancellation applies from the date of receipt at Chess4kids. Failure to pay the course fee or non-appearance does not count as cancellation and the course fee remains owed

Cancellations from the entire offer of must be submitted in writing by May 31 (for the winter semester) or December 20 (for the summer semester) to info@chess4kids.ch. Resignation is only possible at the end of the semester by written notification to the school management (by post or email: info@chess4kids.ch). Otherwise the membership and thus the payment obligation will be extended by one semester. In the event of cancellation after the beginning of the semester, no refund of the amount paid is possible or. 100 percent of the semester fee remains due. When withdrawing from an ongoing offer, there is no entitlement to reimbursement of the costs or a part thereof. 100 percent of the outstanding amount remains due.

If you cancel individually booked services from Chess4Pro, the following fees will be charged:

Deregistration time fee

Up to 22 days before the start: CHF 50 processing fee
15 to 21 days before the start: 50% of the course fee
From 14 days: 100% of the course fee

If you cancel later or withdraw after the appointment, 100% of the costs are owed.

The right to participate in the booked services of the entire offer or the partial offers is personal and non-transferable. Due to illness, vacation, etc., appointments not attended do not entitle to a reduction in course fees. Missed lessons resp. During the semester, performances can be made up for in another class in consultation with the trainer. In the following semester, lessons can only be rescheduled if this following semester has also been paid for.

6. Liability and Insurance

For all offers organized by Chess4kids including Chess4Pros and events, Chess4kids excludes any liability, including liability for accidents or loss or theft of items. The course participants are responsible for adequate insurance coverage themselves.

7. Changes

We reserve the right to make changes to the course announcement, such as program and price changes, and must be made in writing. Changes to the General Terms and Conditions (GTC) are also reserved and can be put into effect at any time without notice. We have signed Zigurd's Lanka as grandmasters. However, this can be prevented as a result of scheduling conflicts, illness, etc. In these cases, Zigurds Lanka can be replaced by another grandmaster.

If one of the preceding provisions is not applicable, the validity of the remaining conditions remains unaffected.

8. Data protection

The data collected as part of the registration will be treated confidentially. They are used exclusively for internal purposes and are not passed on to third parties.

9. Applicable law, place of jurisdiction

Swiss law is applicable to all legal relationships with Chess4kids. The exclusive place of jurisdiction for claims against Chess4kids is Zurich.

10. Coming into effect

This version of the terms and conditions applies to all course registrations and orders from September 1, 2021

Date: August 31, 2021

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