11-year old Alex Sheerin from Ipswich has been selected to play for the England team in the Stokes Cup (part of the annual Glorney Cup), which takes place in Cardiff between 21 and 23 July. The six-board team play three games against other 11-year olds from Wales, Scotland and Ireland.
Alex attends the Bury Knights Junior Chess Club. This is now the only non-school junior club in Suffolk, following the demise last year of the Ipswich Junior Chess Club.here. You can also see information about the 21 other team members here.
Anita also attends the Bury Knights Junior Chess Club.
We wish both children every success in these events!