2021 – 22 Grand Prix

There are 6 tournaments that make up an annual Sussex Junior Chess Grand Prix (GP), similar to the one in motor racing. Results in each of the constituent Grand Prix tournaments earn points towards the overall Grand Prix. These points are accumulated for all eligible participants.

The 6 grand prix tournaments for 2021-2022 are:

GP1 Crowborough Saturday 18th September 2021

GP2 Worth Saturday 16th October 2021

GP3 Eastbourne Saturday 27th November 2021

GP4 Hastings Sunday 2nd January 2022

GP5 Horsham Sunday 6th February 2022

GP6 Worthing Saturday 21st May 2022

At the last one of the season, which this season will be on May 21st, age group prizes are awarded for performance over the season. The best four individual grand prix scores for each player are totalled. Players needs to have attended a minimum of three Grand Prix events to be eligible.

Additionally, special grand prix loyalty medals are awarded to all players who have attended at least 5 of the Grand Prix events.

Full Grand Prix Rules:


Grand Prix Placings After GP4 Hastings

Name

Age Group

GP1

GP2 GP3 GP4 GP5

GP6

Score

Arthur Ashcroft

U7

3

3

4

2.5

12.5

Josiah McKie

U7

3

4.5

3

10.5

Derik Kruger

U7

4

6

10

Nuvee Konara

U7

4

3

7

Bodhana Sivanandan

U7

6

6

Krish Keshari

U7

6

6

Ayan Pradhan

U7

5

5

Miheli Gunarathne

U7

3

3

Zerting Wang

U7

1

1

2

Euan Burnside

U7

0

1.5

1.5

Mark Shchepinov

U7

1.5

1.5

Charles Boxer

U8

3

3.5

4.5

1.5

12.5

Zeel Shah

U8

4

3

5

12

Layth Ahmad

U8

2

3

5

Kadalarasan Ganesh Balaji

U8

0

4

4

Alexander Patimov Heredea

U8

3

3

Jinzhe Yang

U8

3

3

Kaelen Patel

U8

3

3

Kai Subramanian

U8

3

3

Rudi McCarney

U8

3

3

Hongqi Zhang

U8

2.5

2.5

Samuel Merchant

U9

3

4

4

3

14

Pranil Suguna Jaideep

U9

3

2

3

3

11

Aidan Burnside

U9

4

4.5

8.5

Rory Ashcroft

U9

2

1.5

2

2.5

8

Samuel Shah

U9

3

2

3

8

Isabella Walsh

U9

2

2

4

Sidhanth Pai

U9

4

4

Maya Campagna

U9

1.5

0.5

2

Smrithi Manoj

U9

2

2

Avyanna Singh

U10

2

4

4.5

4

14.5

Edward Nethercot

U10

5

3.5

2.5

3.5

14.5

Anh Nguyen

U10

6

4

4

14

Charles Adams

U10

3

3

5

11

Jasmine Pinna-Chapman

U10

3

2

1

4

10

Aditya Gupta

U10

3.5

2.5

3.5

9.5

Seha Konara

U10

4.5

3

7.5

Myrto Vermot

U10

2

4

6

Max Humpherys

U10

4

4

Yicheng Ding

U10

3

3

Christopher Sengupta

U10

2.5

2.5

Luke Freeman

U11

3.5

5

4.5

2.5

15.5

Nayan Keats Rastogi

U11

5

4

2

2.5

13.5

James Beecroft

U11

3

2

3

3

11

Luke Chapman

U11

2

2

3.5

3

10.5

George Tagg

U11

3

3.5

3.5

10

Louisa Kiss

U11

5

2

3

10

Aran Skelton

U11

5

3

1.5

9.5

George Boxer

U11

4

3

2

9

Niamh Grace

U11

3

2.5

3

8.5

Nicholas Deacon

U11

4.5

3.5

8

Benjamin Collins

U11

0

2.5

3

5.5

Angharad Fraser-Jenkins

U11

3

2

5

Senith Gunarathne

U11

5

5

Yiwen Ding

U11

5

5

Henri Blin

U11

4

4

Kanishka Suriarachchi

U11

3

3

Kaysan Salajee

U11

3

3

Shari Humpherys

U11

3

3

Ashwin Jain

U11

2

2

Emily Ashcroft

U11

2

2

Mischa Floyd

U11

1

1

0

2

Azaan Khan

U11

1.5

1.5

Jessica Appleton

U11

1

1

Zebadiah Taylor

U12

3

4

2

5

14

Yoting Wang

U12

3.5

2.5

3

3

12

Cillian Nagy

U12

2

3.5

3

3

11.5

Freya Pinna-Chapman

U12

4

2

3

2.5

11.5

Charlie Wannasin Bell

U12

2.5

4

2

8.5

Thomas Irani

U12

4.5

3.5

8

Ernest Saunders

U12

2

3

2

7

Austin Mitchell

U12

2

3

1.5

6.5

Amelie Rees

U12

2

2

2

6

Dylan Wastney

U12

5

5

Joseph Morrison

U12

4.5

4.5

Thomas Baker

U12

2

2.5

4.5

Natalie van Hoven

U12

1

3

4

Caspar Irani

U12

2

1

3

Ann Tagg

U12

2.5

2.5

Penghao Wang

U12

2

2

Emerson Purvis

U12

1.5

1.5

Risha Jithendra

U12

1

1

Matthew Collins

U13

3.5

3

3.5

4

14

Sebastian Merchant

U13

3

2

4.5

3

12.5

Alise Petersone

U13

3.5

2

3

3

11.5

Aoting Wang

U13

3

3

3

2

11

Adam Faulkner

U13

5

4.5

9.5

Kit Blades

U13

2

3.5

4

9.5

Hugo Ullmann

U13

2.5

1.5

1

2.5

7.5

Adam Rafael Holmes

U13

0

4

3

7

Oliver Stockham

U13

2.5

2

2.5

7

Toby Appleton

U13

3

3.5

6.5

Teddy Emrich

U13

3

3

6

Dennis Matyukhin

U13

2.5

2.5

5

Matthew Deacon

U13

3.5

1.5

5

Moksha Suriarachchi

U13

4

4

Daniel Shek

U13

3.5

3.5

Emilia Pitcher

U13

3.5

3.5

Long Ching Ho

U13

3.5

3.5

William Mervyn-Thomas

U13

2

1

3

Edie Stacy

U13

2.5

2.5

Hugo Wibberley

U13

2.5

2.5

Freddie Marcello

U13

2

2

Natasha King

U13

0

0

George Adams

U14

5

4.5

3

12.5

Elena Currah

U14

2

3

3

2.5

10.5

Timmy Hedger

U14

4

3.5

3

10.5

Alexander Lebedev

U14

2

3

4.5

9.5

Rafe Chapman

U14

3

4

7

Lucy Hopkirk

U14

4.5

4.5

Louis Buckland

U14

4

4

Hayden Leeson

U14

0

1

2

3

Idhant Lodha

U14

2.5

2.5

Misha Zakacura

U14

1

1

Ted Filby

U15

3.5

3.5

4

3.5

14.5

Tom Brooks

U15

3.5

3.5

3

2.5

12.5

Kilian Teschke-Panah

U15

4.5

3.5

3

11

Ediz Tonka Elton

U15

6

3.5

9.5

Jacob Wynn

U15

3

3

2.5

8.5

Cesare Masset

U15

4

4

8

Tegen Baker

U15

4

3

7

Jack Wicken

U15

3.5

3.5

Suriya Velayudham

U15

3.5

3.5

Charles Crawford

U15

2

2

Mohamed Alkhalifa

U15

2

2

Raina Jithendra

U15

2

2

Sophie Rees

U15

2

2

Mohammed Ismail

U16

5.5

5

6

16.5

Tadeusz Tompsett

U16

6

2.5

2

1.5

12

Elizabeth Finn

U16

4

3.5

4

11.5

Daniel Donaghy

U16

3.5

2

3

8.5

Henry Adams

U16

4.5

4

8.5

Grant Humpherys

U16

6

6

Thomas Martin

U16

3

2.5

0.5

6

Alec Hedger

U17

4

3.5

4

11.5

Daniel Longley

U17

3

1.5

3.5

3.5

11.5

Jonathan Britnell

U17

4.5

5

9.5

Oliver Manchester

U17

2

4.5

3

9.5

Aryaman Kandari

U17

6

6

Eryl Malanta

U17

3.5

3.5

Max Wilton

U17

3.5

3.5

Charlie Giles

U17

3

3

Giovanni Currah

U17

1.5

1.5

Henry Shaw

U18

3.5

4.5

3

5

16

Benedict Weis

U18

4

2.5

3

3.5

13

Batuhan Kaya

U18

4

4.5

8.5