Burgess Hill Academy Event

September 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:45 pm
The King’s Centre
33-35 Victoria Road
Burgess Hill RH15 9LR

SUSSEX JUNIOR CHESS BURGESS HILL ACADEMY EVENT – Monday 2nd September 2019 – King’s Centre, Burgess Hill

All day event:- 9.30.am registration; 4.45.pm finish with presentations

A Junior Chess event is to be held at The King’s Centre, 33-35 Victoria Road, Burgess Hill RH15 9LR.

This event will be the annual summer championship for the Academy so will involve six rounds of the full game of chess according to the Swiss pairing system, with some coaching on tournament play during. There will be trophies and therefore a competition for each of the year groups, and there will also be a Top School trophy and Top Primary School trophy awarded at the final presentation, as well as the seasonal Rotary Club awards for Top Player and Top School.  This event is suitable to all who can play the game and is open to all junior ages and abilities.

The object of the event is to encourage all levels and ages of junior players to play in and to increase their experience and enjoyment of tournament Chess.

The cost for the event will be £10.  Cheques should be made payable to Sussex Junior Chess.

Sussex Junior Chess are not responsible for transport to/from the King’s Centre and children attending will need a packed lunch and drinks for the day.  Refreshments will not be supplied, although there is a café at the centre.

Disclaimer:   Organisers and helpers accept no responsibility for any damage, theft or accident to the person or property of any competitor or visitor at this event. Nor are they responsible for the effects of actions of anyone else attending this event.

Supervision: Organisers and helpers cannot act ‘in loco parentis’ for juniors. Parents/guardians are responsible for their children at all times and in all places during this event.

The deadline for entries is the morning post of Saturday 31st August 2019.

Please send your entry form to:

Mr Brian Stockham, 36 Scarletts Close, Rocks Park, Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 2BA.

Entry form


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