UK Land Chess Challenge 2017: Two opportunities to qualify

Two local rounds of the UK Land Chess Challenge will be held on Saturday 25 March in Swansea, and Saturday 8 April in Chepstow. They provide an opportunity for children that have not had a chance to play in the UK Land Chess Challenge through their school or local chess club, and a second chance for children that have already participated in this competition this year.

The competition in Swansea on Saturday 25 March is organised by Ian Eustis, Director of Junior Chess. The event will take place at Ysgol Cymraeg Dyffryn y Glower,  69 Bethal Road, Lower Cwmtwrch, Swansea Valley. SA9 2PT. It will start at 10.00 a.m. and finish about 4.00 p.m. Ian can be contacted on 01792 862115, or by e-mailing

The competition in Chepstow on Saturday 8 April is organised by Richard Stevenson, Director of Publicity. The event will take place in Chepstow Methodist Church (NP16 5DA) from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Richard can be contacted on 01291 629640, or by e-mailing