2 more British Championship games, both played by Martin Simons Please go to “Games Analysis” and the very foot of that column for analysis on this opening that produces some sharp lines. Alan Dommett guides us through the complications
Baden-Powell (Primary School) seen here as Junior winners at the Whitehall Hotel. Please click on image to enlarge. “Junior Chess” section has reports & latest news
Bournemouth Grammar School were the senior winners at the Whitehall Hotel. Please click on image to expand. “Junior Chess” section has reports & latest news
The Twin Towns match will be on Thurs, 15 Sept at Poole. Purbeck are welcome new entrants to Div 4. Harewood not able to enter a team. Mike Davidson now Shadow Treasurer to take over from Pete Donaldson season 2017/18. Mike Jay new League Controller from Graham White & will also be Webmaster.
Encouraging entry of 36 for this inaugural congress held at Harewood School, run by Eric Sachs, Ian Clark & team. Prizes included 8 places in the British Junior Championships, part of the British Chess Championships being held at Bournemouth, 23 July to 6 August. Pictured the winners, with sponsor Sarah de Lisle (The Ark) & Eric Sachs
Southbourne A beat reigning champions Poole A 4-0 in their last match to move 4 points ahead in Division 1, with just 3 games left. New Milton A picked up a useful point with a 2-2 draw v Wimborne B, who have won 1 and drawn 6 of their 7 matches so far
All the winners at the Dorset Junior Chess Championship, Ferndown, Sat 23 Jan ’16. County Junior Organiser Eric Sachs is also in the picture. A really successful day with 75 enthusiastically taking part. Overall winner of the Junior Chess Championship was James Forster (top row middle), and Adam Ursell (top row right) was the U16 winner. […]