Friday, 19 May 2017

Summer programmes

Which Suffolk chess clubs will be open over the summer?   Please add a comment below if your club plans to open.

The Bury St Edmunds club will open on alternate Thursdays, with its AGM planned for 1 June.   Yesterday, the Club held a four-round 15-minute tournament, with three adults and nine juniors (!) present.

1st   Bob Jones   4/4
2nd=   Steve Lovell, Adam John, Tom Roy   3/4


  1. Stowmarket should see a gentle attendance for social games throughout the summer on Tuesdays at the Rookery bowls club.

  2. Martlesham Junior Chess club is carrying on till the 9th of July on Sundays.

  3. Felixstowe Chess Club are holding a series of 10 min all-play-all tournaments over the summer months from June to September. See details below:
    - To be held on following dates:
    * Tue 13th June
    * Tue 27th June
    * Tue 11th July
    * Tue 25th July
    * Tue 8th Aug
    * Tue 22nd Aug
    * Tue 12th Sept
    * Tue 26th Sept
    - Everyone wanting to play must arrive at the Royal British Legion Club, 39 Mill Lane, Felixstowe (IP11 2NL) by 7.45pm
    - Players will be randomly drawn using ECF all-play-all tables
    - If there is a tie, there will be an Armageddon game to decide the winner. Five minutes for White, four minutes for Black but a draw for Black is a win.
    - Results will be e-mailed out the following day


Please feel free to add your comments on this subject.