Sussex U14 & U18 Championship

Tom Davey wins Under 14/18 Sussex Title (8/9 Jul 00) The pre-tournament favourites were edged out in this hard fought competition as Tom Davey from Hurstpierpoint put in a superb performance to win the joint Sussex under 14/18 tournament with a perfect 6/6. Theo Penty picked up the under 14 title and second place with […]

Sussex U7 Championship

Sebastian Stracey is Sussex under 7 champion. (17 Jun 00) Two pupils from Hellingly school took the honours at the Sussex (closed) under 7 championships.In the final match between Sebastian Stracey and Christopher Linnett, Christopher always seemed in control until Sebastian overturned the form book with an incisive attack. The school trophy was picked up […]

Sussex Young Masters

Charlie Linford retained his Young Master title by beating David Barraclough 2-0 in the final on 16th May 2000. Final: David Barraclough 0 1 Charlie Linford David Barraclough 0 1 Charlie Linford Semi Final A Charlie Linford 1 0 Theo Penty Charlie Linford 0 1 Theo Penty Charlie Linford won 15 minute each rapidplay decider […]

Sussex Girls’ Championship

The very first Sussex Girls Congress was considered a great success by all who took part and organised it. Three visitors from outside the county took part in the Champions section with Aly Wilson from Surrey winning the tournament with a perfect 5 out of 5. The two Sussex titles at under 11 and 18 […]

Sussex U11 Championship

In a closely fought tournament, James Asquith from Burgess Hill emerged as the new Sussex Under 11 champion. The tournament was particularly notable for the fine performances from some of the younger Sussex players with under 10’s Grant Bucher, Stephanie Barraclough coming 2nd and 3rd, and the Under 9 champion Andrew Tucker coming 6th – […]

Sussex U9 Championship

The Sussex under 9’s was won by the pre tournament favourite Andrew Tucker with a maximum 6 out of 6. Second place went to the rapidly rising star Christopher Linnett – still an under 7 ! SUSSEX JUNIOR CHESS Date Played :06/11/1999 Cross Table for UNDER 9 CHAMPIONSHIPS Pos PIN Name Grade Rounds 1 2 […]