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Uckfield TN22 3DJ
SUSSEX JUNIOR CHESS UCKFIELD ACADEMY EVENT – Friday 31st May 2019 – Uckfield Youth Centre
All day event:- 9.00.am registration; 4.00.pm finish with presentations
A Junior Chess event is to be held at the Uckfield Youth Centre, next to Uckfield Community Technology College (UCTC), Downsview Crescent, Uckfield TN22 3DJ.
The event will be a training day entitled `Minor Mayhem’ and mainly focused on improving skills in the use of the bishop and knight as minor pieces in combination, so will be of benefit to players of all abilities including beginners, but will involve learning through competitive play. A Top School trophy will be awarded at the final presentation, but there will also be individual prizes for year groups as well as the top three in the main competition element. 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 and meet others of like mind in this area.
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 Centre 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 entries is the first post on Thursday 30th May 2019.
Please send your entry form to:
Mr Brian Stockham, 36 Scarletts Close, Rocks Park, Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 2BA.
Future Dates for your diary:
Wednesday 24th July 2019