ECU Newsletter August 2017

The latest ECU Newletter can be downloaded here.

UK Chess Academy Chess Training event in Cardiff August 24th-31st

In partnership with the UK Chess Acadamy and organised by Wales Tamil Sangam with the support of Cardiff City Council are holding training sessions for juniors at the Millenium Centre (Preseli Room – Floor 2) in Cardiff August 24th – 31st.

Further, 10 nominated people from the Welsh Chess Union are elligible for a free […]

‘Match of Millenials’ book available for free download

FIDE TRG Publications have made the ‘Match of the Millenials’ book by Evstratios Grivas available for free download here.


‘Pawn Sacrifice’ being screened in Cardiff

The film ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ [12] is being shown at The Chapter House, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QE as follows:

Fri 1 – 2pm Sat 2 – 6pm Sun 3 – 8.40 Mon 4 – 6.10 Tues 5 – 8.15 Wed 6 – 6pm Thur 7 – 10.30 & 5.15 Fri 8 – 11am Description […]

Welsh Junior Championships 2018 – Qualification Changes

PLEASE NOTE In order to take part in the 2018 Welsh U8, 9, 10 or 11 Championships players must have achieved the following ratings: U8 (born 2010 or later) over 200, U9 (born 2009 or later) over 550, U10 (born 2008 or later) over 700, U11 (born 2007 or later) over 800. For qualification for […]

Tom Brown’s final round game from the recent British Major Open

Tom Brown’s recent victory at the 2017 British Major Open is a terrific result as the competition was both long and hard.

Welsh players participate in the final stage of the UK Land Chess Challenge

Several juniors played in the Terafinal and Challengers sections of the UK Land Chess Challenge, over the week-end 12-13 August.


14th South Wales International

The games frpm this event can now be downloaded from the either the Games page or from the South Wales International website.

ECU Newsletter July 2017

The July 2017 ECU Newsletter can be downloaded here.