DorsetChessJunCongWinners_2611162016 DORSET JUNIOR CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS HELD AT HAREWOOD 26/11/2016 – report by Eric Sachs, Dorset Junior Chess Organiser

72 ENTRANTS

430 GAMES OF CHESS IN 5 SEPARATE SECTIONS

OVER 140 SPECTATORS AND NEARLY ALL REMAINED FOR THE PRIZE GIVING

PRESENTATION BY ALDERMAN STEPHEN CHAPPELL

GREAT GAMES OF CHESS

ALL GAMES PLAYED IN THE BEST ETIQUETTE OF CHESS AND THERE WERE NO ISSUES

GOOD FACILITIES AT HAREWOOD SCHOOL

PROGRESSIVE AND VERY OPTIMISTIC FOR THE FUTURE OF CHESS IN GENERAL AND DORSET.

SEVERAL LOCAL PLAYERS WHO ATTEND COACHING AND CLUBS SUCCESSFUL AND WINNING TROPHIES AND PRIZES

NEARLY ALL JUNIOR PLAYERS SCORED POINTS AND LOVE TO PLAY CHESS.

DorsetJunChessTrophies_261116PRIZEWINNERS

DORSET JUNIOR CHAMPION (S)

JAMES FORSTER 5.5/6 TIED WITH ANDRE REID 5.5/6

UNDER 16 – SUNNY YANG 4/6

UNDER 14 CIARAN SOUTHEY 5/6

UNDER 12 – FRANCIS GILLESPIE 4/6

UNDER 11 – LUKAS SVEDBERG 4/6

UNDER 10 – SAATHVIK KONREDDY 5.5/6

UNDER 9 – JASMINE DRODGE 4.5/6

UNDER 8 – HUGO SVEDBERG 5.5/6

UNDER 6/7 – OLIVER SMITH 6/6

BEST PERFORMANCE PRIZES GIVEN TO

ALEXANDER MOURE (YR 8) 4/6

HANNANH THOMAS (YR 12) 3/6

AND BEST FEMALE

LARISSA CUTHBERT 5/6Dorset Junior Chess Congress Nov 15

 

A SPECIAL THANKS TO ALL HELPERS ON THE DAY BECAUSE WITHOUT THEM THIS EVENT WOULD NOT BE POSSIBLE.

IAN CLARK/SIMON FOX/TARIK REGHIF/STEVE BAILEY/GABOR HORZATH/PAUL ERRINGTON/LIZA REID/ AND FINALLY BUT NOT LEAST DEE NUSTEDT

 

ERIC SACHS

29 NOVEMBER 2016

Dorset Junior Chess Congress