Yochanan Afek, Groningen 2012
|Born||16 April 1952|
|FIDE rating||2282 (May 2010)|
Yochanan Afek (Hebrew: יוחנן אפק; born Yohanan Kopelovich, 16 April 1952 in Tel Aviv) is an Israeli chess player, composer, trainer and arbiter. He described pioneering Israeli master Moshe Czerniak as “my teacher”. He is the only person to possess international titles at five different facets of chess, being an International Master, International Grandmaster of chess composition, International Arbiter, FIDE master in problem solving (2005), and International Judge for chess compositions. In 2002 he won Paris City Chess Championship (off contest).
The second chapter of Tibor Karolyi's 2009 book Genius in the Background is devoted to him.
- Yochanan Afek rating card at FIDE
- Yochanan Afek player profile and games at Chessgames.com
- Yochanan Afek – Articles – New In Chess
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