Chess Congress Questionnaire

Kevin Staveley has recently noticed that the number of players playing in weekend congresses has fallen.

To better understand the reasons for this fall, would members please complete the questionnaire below and return it to Kevin Staveley (kevin.staveley@btinternet.com).

Chess Congress Questionnaire

Thank you

Swansea University Invitational Tournament

Swansea University Chess Club will be hosting its invitational tournament for the third year in a row. This year’s edition is on May 11 at Swansea University, Singleton Campus. Last two years were a great success and it is set to be even better this year. You will play seven games of chess, there […]

2019 Welsh Championships

This year’s Championships were, once again, held at the Cardiff North Hotel. Numbers were slightly down on previous years but this was understandable due to a clash with the World Seniors Championships taking place simultaneously in Rhodes.

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2019 Welsh Blitz Championship Results

1st Alex Bullen 9/112nd Grzegorz Toczek 8.5/11=4th Robert Taylor, Tom Brown 8/1125 players competed.

2019 Welsh Rapidplay Championship Results

1st Tom Brown 5.5/6

=3rd Grzegorz Toczek, Ian Jones 4.5/6

32 players competed.

A O Jones Rapidplay Results

The joint winners were Friedemann Brock (2241 Germany), currently working at Swansea Uni & Ian Jones 4.5/5, so Ian receieved the A O Jones trophy.

34 players entered, 2 failed to show, but 2 new entrants turned up on the day.

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WCPL Round 4

The games can now be downloaded from the Games page.

2019 Dyfed Congress Games

The games from the Dyfed Congress are now available on the Games page.

Dyfed Congress 2019 Results and Report

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Results

Open Section (40 took part)

1st: Sven Zeidler (Devizes) 5/5

2nd: Gerry Heap (Carmarthen) 4/5

3rd equal: Paul Byway (Hertford), Iolo Jones (Cardigan), Adam May (Llanelli), Mike Waddington (Dorchester), John Waterfield (Caerleon), Howard Williams (Cardigan) and Alan Young (Llanelli) all with 3½/5

Grading Prizes:

Under 1900: Dave Buttell (Carmarthen)

Under […]

WCPL Update

All games from Rounds 1-3 are now available on the games page.

South Wales New Year Congress Results

Open:=1st Gregorz Toczek, David Sands and Conor Gay 4pts

Major:=1st Duncan Macarthur and Dai James 4.5 pts=3rd Stephen Williams, Tom Bennett, Scott Hammett, Les Philpin, David Parsons, Andrew Smith and Mark Cooke 3pts

The games from the Open are now available on the Games page.

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