Selected studies composed by

Gijs van Breukelen

(Netherlands, 27.2.1946)


He is born in Amsterdam in 1946 and began chesscomposing at the age of seventeen.

An article with a study composed by him.

Van Breukelen studied Dutch language in Utrecht, and played for the chess club "Paul Keres".

He admires Liburkin, Kasparyan and Marwitz.

About his studies:

In his early studies the influence of naturalism can be seen.

Some of his works are very fine.

Later his style became more eccentric with a preference for lengthy solutions.


(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).


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