Dorset Junior Larissa Cuthbert selected to play for England in Estonia later this year
27 Sept: Many congratulation to Larissa Cuthbert, aged 10 years from Dorset, who has been selected to play for the England team in the European Youth Rapidplay and Blitz Chess Championships in Tallinn, Estonia in Nov/Dec this year.
Larissa is a member of Southbourne chess club and regularly plays in junior tournaments across the south of England, with her performance going from strength to strength.
On 31st August she played in the u11 section of the Godalming Junior Open Congress at The Aldro School in Shackleford. She won 5 games out of 5, winning the champions trophy for the section. She was one of only 2 players who achieved a 100% score across all age groups.