Archive for July, 2014

Guests Welcome Next Week

Posted: 01/07/2014 by Ian in Club News

BinocularsIf you have been thinking about coming along for a look then next week 08/07/14 at 7pm is a good place to start. We will be playing 6 blitz games at short time control of five minutes per game plus 3 seconds per move. New members are always welcome. Come along and join in the fun.

Club Blitz For The Next Two Weeks

Posted: 01/07/2014 by Ian in Club News

blitzWe will have the club blitz championship rounds 3 and 4 over the next two weeks. Guests are welcome to play. Remember that the title of club blitz champion will be awarded in August following round 6. There are a maximum of 6 points each night, so the champion will have the best score out of 36. Currently Richard is a clear lead on 10.5 points, followed by Milton on 9. Cumulative scores so far can be found here. There is also a reserve board competition running for those members ranked as pawn knight or bishop at the commencement of the tournament.

Daniel Wins Winter Cup

Posted: 01/07/2014 by Ian in Club News

snowmanThe final two rounds of the Winter cup produced a five way tie with Daniel, Richard, Eddie, Hilton, and Sivoram each on4.5 points. Tie break scores gave Daniel first place, followed by Richard second and Eddie third. We will run the spring cup using the same format of two 25 + 0 games a night in October. The final crosstable is posted here, and club ratings have been updated.