Valentin Marcel became two times world champion in Chessboxing

Congratulations to Valentin Marcel from the Humanoid group, who won his second consecutive world title in Chessboxing. After a very tied confrontation at the World Championship in Italy, Valentin won and defended his title of middleweight category champion (WCBO league).

Chessboxing is a sport combining boxing rounds with a game of rapid chess, in alternate, every 3 minutes.  It starts and ends with chess and each round lasts 3 minutes.

Responsible person: Petra Rosická