Originally posted by coquette
There must be some reason, right?
There are a lot of reasons and no really one
the additional tools and the unlimit number of membership is one for the clubs.
I have often written, that clans and clubs can also combined in one organisational-form. But a lot of clanmembers won't them because of the clanranking and the fear about new things.
In the real world, there are chessclubs, with all in one - challanges against other clubs, league-playing, club-tournaments, workforums for special openings, intern rankingtable for players...
I don't know, why it cannot be on this side