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Manchester Junior Chess Congress Saturday 15th December 2018 Three C's Chess Club.

Posted by ian on December 5, 2018 at 4:10 PM Comments comments (0)


St. Edwards RC Parish Hall.

Corner Burton Street/Spring Lane,

Lees, Oldham, OL4 5AJ

Start at 10.30 a.m. Finish at 4.30 p.m. (approx). Parents should return for 3.30 p.m.

Entry fee £13. (£15 if entered on the day)

Members of the English Chess Federation have a £3 discount.

Silver Membership of the ECF is free in y...

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RIP Andy Jenkins of Marple Chess Club.

Posted by ian on December 1, 2018 at 4:40 PM Comments comments (0)

I'm sad to say that Andy Jenkins has passed on after a short illness. Andy's funeral is this Wednesday, December 5th at 1pm in the Rowan Chapel, Stockport Crematorium and afterwards at the Wycliffe Hotel, Edgeley, Glenn Trueman has written a tribute on the Marple Blogspot. http://marplechess.blogspot.com

Terry Cowling

Sec, Marple Chess Club




World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen retains title

Posted by ian on November 29, 2018 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)

GM Magnus Carlsen retains world tile after winning the tiebreaks 3-0 yesterday.  https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-46376998?fbclid=IwAR1boTx_T5CL1AVZbPPUcRiqvG08HwPvbkWOFnFpVsSeC0Ffpk2apIku95c#orb-footer

Photo Credit @ John Saunders.

Manchester Junior Chess Congress Altrincham.

Posted by ian on November 27, 2018 at 5:30 AM Comments comments (0)

MANCHESTER JUNIOR CHESS

Manchester Junior Chess Congress:

Altrincham 24th November 2018

This was a first for the MJC, with a congress in the Altrincham area. The event was designed to support the establishment of the Manchester Chess Federation’s newest chess club, Altrincham Junior Chess Club. The club has now been running for six months and has an active membership. This has been due to the fantastic support from parents but also the leadership from Olga Aslanova an...

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British Rapidplay 2018,Live games

Posted by ian on November 24, 2018 at 9:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Live boards from the British Rapidplay 2018 can be found here, http://view.livechesscloud.com/b827d515-a8db-4aa9-8784-cde1fd3dc570?fbclid=IwAR3ealHCidIXM89iHnaV77C7GY92XIrnpXz_SE95jtaY01lG1bY2H3xhRwc ; Left  Click on the top where it says British Rapidplay to see all games.

Manchester Junior Chess Congress Altrincham Saturday 24th November 2018.

Posted by ian on November 1, 2018 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Manchester Junior Chess

Junior Chess Congress

Saturday 24th November 2018

The Hub, Pownall Road, Altrincham, WA 14 2SZ

(Directions to the Hub on the back)

Start at 10.30 a.m. Finish at 4.30 p.m. (approx). Parents should return for 3.30 p.m.

Entry fee £13. (£15 if entered on the day)

Members of the English Chess Federation have a £3 discount.

Silver Membership of the ECF is free in your first year.

Go to: http://www.eng...

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Manchester Junior Congress Results October 2018.

Posted by ian on November 1, 2018 at 6:10 AM Comments comments (0)

MANCHESTER JUNIOR CONGRESS

High Lawn School, Bolton

27th October 2018

Fifty six children participated in the event; ten in the Open Standard Play and forty six in the Knights and Kings that were five round Rapidplays.

A special mention and thank you for Nilanga and Tarini Jayawarna who stepped in to help with the organisation as the controller struggled with Swiss Manager.

Open A Winner Thisumi Jayawarna (Heywood)

Open B Joint Winners Marcus Fung

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Bolton Rapidplay Sunday 18th November.

Posted by ian on October 30, 2018 at 6:35 AM Comments comments (0)

. Bolton Rapidplay Sunday 18th November.

VENUE: Ukrainian Social Club

99 Castle Street, BOLTON, BL2 1JP

Prize fund £1165

TOURNAMENTS

THE OPEN: Open to all players

Prizes : £200, £100, £50. Under 180 :- £50.

THE MAJOR: For players graded 165 and below

Prizes : £180, £90, £45. Under 145 :- £45.

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