Studies selected by and composed by

Martin Minski

(Germany, 23.8.1969).


Photo: 2nd place winner WCCI 2016-2018.


Martin Minski is a mathematics teacher living in Berlin, Germany.

He is International Judge for study composition since 2013,

Vice World Champion for study composition

(2nd place in the study section of the WCCI 2016-18)

and Grandmaster of the FIDE for Chess Compositions since 2020.

From 1993 to 2020 he composed about 650 endgame studies.



An article about him in German language in magazine Die Schwalbe.

Also an interesting article about him in Schach 2023/09: Martin Minski in Schach 2023-09


(Almost 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) )