Burgess Hill Academy Event

February 20, 2020 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Downlands Community School
Dale Ave
Hassocks BN6 8LP

SUSSEX JUNIOR CHESS UCKFIELD ACADEMY EVENT – Thursday 20th February 2020 – Downlands Community School 

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

A Junior Chess event is to be held at Downlands Community School, Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex BN6 8LP.

The event will be a training day entitled `Minor Marauder’ and mainly focused on improving skills in the use of the minor pieces in chess, so will be of benefit to players of all abilities including beginners, but will involve learning through competitive play  There will be trophies and medals 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.  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 Downlands 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 entry is the morning post of Wednesday 19th February 2020.

Please send your entry form to:

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

Entry form