FIDE Executive Board 2017 Decisions

The FIDE Executive Board 2017 decisions can be viewed here.

2019 European Seniors Team Championship 17th-27th September Croatia

EUROPEAN SENIORS TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 MALI LOSINJ, CROATIA 17-27 SEPTEMBER EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST DEADLINE FOR RESPONSES: 31 MAY 2019

This announcement invites WCU members, registered as Welsh with FIDE, to contact Peter Bevan (internationaldirector@welshchessunion.uk) by 31 May if they are interested in taking part in one or other section of this event.

As […]

ECU E-Magazine April 2019

This can be downloaded here.

World Seniors Team Championship (+50 & +65) Results

 

Two teams are taking part. Wales Silures are in the Over 50’s event and Wales Deubarth are in the Over 65’s event.

The live games can be found on Chess24.Tournament results can be found on ChessResults.Most of the games can now be downloaded from the Games page.

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ECU E-Magazine March 2019

This can be viewed here.

Fischer’s Catch at the 4NCL

The report by Olivia Smith can be viewed here.

Allan Pleasants wins Geof Tyrrell Best Game Prize 2018

In this the ninth year of the competition in memory of Geof, the judges, Stuart Hutchings, Dave James and Howard Williams, looked at 21 games which met our basic criteria. In short, these are wins or draws by Welsh players against foreign opposition rated both 2250 or over and 150 points or more above […]

ECU E-Magazine February 2019 (Previously ECU Newsletter)

This can be downloaded here.

ECU Newsletter January 2019

The ECU Newsletter can be viewed here.

Geof Tyrrell Best Game Prize 2018: Approaching Deadline

The deadline for entries for the 2018 award is 31 January 2019; so there is still time to nominate a game (which need not have been played by the person making the nomination).  The detailed rules can be found here but briefly to qualify for consideration a 2018 game must be a win or […]

WORLD SENIORS TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

DEADLINE: 15 JANUARY 2019

This announcement invites WCU members, registered as Welsh with FIDE, to let us know by 15 January whether they may be interested in taking part in this event (and in which section) by e-mailing Peter Bevan (internationaldirector@welshchessunion.uk)  and Howard Williams (chairmanselectors@welshchessunion.uk).  

Players intending […]