Tag Archives: ECF

Developing top-level English chess

Developing top-level English chess

Posted on 16th August 2013

Developing top-level English chess  David Openshaw director.international@englishchess.org.uk I was appointed International Director in November, 2012. My main role is to organise participation in international events such as the Olympiad and the European Team Championships. I …

Book Review: ECF Yearbook 2013

Book Review: ECF Yearbook 2013

Posted on 27th May 2013

‘English Chess Federation: Official Chess Yearbook 2013’. Edited by Andrew Walker. Large (A4) format, glossy cover, gluebound, 173 pages + vi, index, b & w photos of players, mostly juniors. Lists of clubs, tournaments, champions …

The Junior British was (also) in North Shields

The Junior British was (also) in North Shields

Posted on 7th August 2012

Our 08/12 issue carries some results but we add: U16 1st= OA Hackner, AC Taylor & H Broadley all 5/7 … 19 runners. U14 1st T Malhotra 6/7; 2nd AC Taylor & AP Horton both …

The British is in North Shields

The British is in North Shields

Posted on 21st July 2012

The 99th Championship of the British Isles opens tomorrow in North Shields. Click here to visit the official site Play in the main events begins on Monday morning and continues for a fortnight. Sixty-two players …

English County Championship, 2012

English County Championship, 2012

Posted on 9th July 2012

Middlesex are County Champions!! In a thrilling final, as close as any Wimbledon tie-break, defending champions Surrey went down to a rampant Middlesex. G Wall 1-0 CS Crouch, SH Berry draw JJ Carleton, C Briscoe …