The Burgess Hill and Uckfield Academy events postponed from July have now been rescheduled to the 2nd and 3rd of September respectively. Entry forms: Burgess Hill – 2nd September Uckfield – 3rd September
Congratulations to Polina Shchepinova who came 2nd= in the Major (U150) section with 4/5 This is a popular congress with Sussex players and there were 50% performances in the Open from Scott Borland, Jonathan Britnell, and Batuhan Kaya. Full Results.
Brian Stockham writes: ” I am afraid I am having to cancel the Academy events this week, or hopefully rather postpone it. I have been having a problem with circulating group emails for some months and am in my eighth week of liaising with BT to solve the problem. Unfortunately just advertising the events on […]
New ECF grades released – http://www.ecfgrading.org.uk/new/menu.php – has yours gone up?
33 travelled to Great Walstead school, just outside Haywards Heath, to compete for the title of Sussex Under-7 Champion. Several had played at the Sussex Megafinal last month, but for many it was their first taste of tournament conditions outside of their school chess club. The standard of chess was very pleasing, and the behaviour […]
Our Under 11s finish safely mid table with some good individual results. More soon. Results: Pos Team R1 R2 R3 Points 1 Kent 17 16½ 18 51.5 2 Richmond 17 15 16 48 3 Oxfordshire 16 12½ 16 44.5 4 Barnet 10 14½ 15 39.5 5 Warwickshire 14 12 13½ 39.5 6 Essex 11 11½ […]
This fixture was reinstated in 2017 after a break of several years when the Irish Chess Union invited a delegation from Sussex to Dublin. Following the return fixture in Crawley last year Sussex once again return to Ireland to compete for the prestigious Sir Patrick Moore Cup. The venue was the Crowne Plaza, Dundalk. The […]
The new ECF grades are out….has yours gone up?
Amelie, Elizabeth and Polina all win prizes at the ECF SE Girls’ Rapidplay Championships….
The venue for our February training day is now confirmed as Hurstpierpoint…new flyer attached