Burgess Hill Academy Event

July 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 4:45 pm

SUSSEX JUNIOR CHESS BURGESS HILL ACADEMY EVENT – Wednesday 25th July 2018 – Birchwood Grove Community Primary School

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

A Junior Chess event is to be held at Birchwood Grove Community Primary School, Birchwood Grove Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex RH15 0DP.

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 Birchwood Grove School and children attending will need a packed lunch and drinks for the day.  Refreshments will not be supplied.

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 postal entries is the morning post of Tuesday 24th July 2018.

Please send your entry form to:

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


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