Junior Chess News

Feb
20

Christmas Puzzle Winners

The winners are announced

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Feb
18

Successful opening Junior Chess session at Ringwood Library

This Saturday saw a successful opening session of the junior chess group at Ringwood Library with 13 keen young players attending.

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Feb
13

Dorset Junior Chess Championship 2020

A fantastic day of junior chess!

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Feb
13

Talbot Heath School Recognises Chess Achievements

Talbot Heath has posted on its Facebook Page the achievements of Larissa Cuthbert and Florence Spirling at the Dorset Junior championships.   Well done girls.

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Feb
08

Wilts and West of England Junior Open

Calling all Dorset junior chess players! The 33rd Wiltshire Junior Open Chess Championships  which incorporate the WEST OF ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS take place in Swindon on 22nd and 23rd February 2020. £2000 prize money! The Congress is organised by Wiltshire Junior Chess and is open to any player under 18 on 31st Aug 2019.  All grades and [...]
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Feb
02

Free Junior Chess Clubs around Dorset

We have identified the following FREE junior chess clubs across Dorset. Should you be aware of any other free junior clubs, please do let us know. Castlepoint Library This junior chess club for beginners and improvers runs every Saturday from 10.15am to 12.00pm in theCastlepoint library. Tuckton Library An after school chess club, with tuition,runs […]

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Jan
31

Ringwood Junior Chess Group – Starting 15th Feb

Starting mid-February Andy Baskett and Martin Clancy from Ringwood Chess Club will be running a junior chess group in Ringwood Library between 11:00 am and noon, for 8 weeks. The group will be based upon the Chess in Schools and Community syllabus and essentially each session is “learn something new” and then “play to practice […]

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Jan
29

Larissa Cuthbert represents England

At the beginning of December, Larissa Cuthbert represented England at the European Youth Rapidplay and Blitz Chess Championships in Tallinn, Estonia. She took part in three tournaments, the U12 Girls Individual Rapidplay, the U14 Mixed Team Rapidplay and the U14 Girls Blitz and achieved an average performance rating of around 1200 across the three. During […]

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Dec
01

Dorset Junior results November 2019

Several Dorset junior players have been in action at tournaments during November 2019. Well done to all! Larissa Cuthbert recently played for Wessex D in the 4NCL on 9 and 10th November winning her first game against an opponent nearly 300 rating points higher than her. She then came up against an opponent rated 1990 […]

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