The 16th BOBBY GOW MEMORIAL CUP 2019

THE 16th BOBBY GOW MEMORIAL 2019   What a fantastic turnout from both chess clubs tonight at the Bobby Gow Memorial Cup held at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee last night (Thurs 19th Sept 19).   Dundee Chess Club had 15 players, while the home team Castlehill Chess Club Dundee had 23 players. In all 19…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 12th Sept 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 12th Sept 19 Not a lot to report as it was our AGM night and everything went smoothly as usual! The one major change was Daniel Coleman taking over from Subhayu Banerjee as treasurer this season. All membership fees are now due and Daniel and Keith will be in touch soon!…

THE 16th BOBBY GOW MEMORIAL 2019

The 16th Bobby Gow Memorial 2019 This annual Bobby Gow Memorial takes place on Thursday 19th September 2019, 7:30pm at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee! This is between Castlehill and Dundee Chess Clubs in memory of the late Bobby Gow who was a member of both chess clubs! All players from both chess clubs welcome. Time-control: all moves in 90 minutes,…

CASTLEHILL AGM & TROPHY PRESENTATIONS 2019

CASTLEHILL AGM & TROPHY PRESENTATIONS 2019.   Our AGM and trophy presentations are this Thursday 12th September 2019, 7:45pm in our club rooms in the Chaplaincy. This is the boring, but necessary part of the club which will decide what we are doing for this year and what the future holds for Castlehill Chess Club…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 5th Sept 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: (Thurs 5th Sept 19) This was the last night of the 2018-19 chess season for Castlehill so it was more of a fun night! We still had over 20 players with 8 of them juniors! Nothing to report apart from saying all players had a good night! A reminder that our AGM…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT – Thurs 29th Aug 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: (Thurs 29th Aug 19) This was the last night of the 2018-19 season and we finished it off with a bang! The Ladder final & the finish of the Junior Club Championship was on the cards tonight! JUNIOR CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Congratulations to Ramit Kanodia J12 (882) on winning and defending his Castlehill…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 22nd Aug 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: (Thurs 22nd Aug 19) Another belter of a chess night at Castlehill Chess Club! Over 34 players down, including juniors. It was the last night of the Summer, the 2nd part of the Junior Club Championship and the Random Knockout final. As I say a lot still going on! BOB DUNN SUMMER…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 15th Aug 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 15th Aug 19) Its chess night and that can mean only one thing…Castlehill Chess Club Dundee is open as usual! 26 players made it down and what a night of chess we had in store! QUICK-PLAY GRAND PRIX 14 players took part in the 5th (last) quick-play tournament of the season.…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 8th Aug 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Thurs 8th Aug 19) By our standards a less busy night, but oh what a night indeed! We had 8 juniors down and Tom (J) kept them entertained all night with his mad cap sense of humour and his fog horn voice! LADDER This was the last night of the ladder qualifying…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Thurs 1st Aug 19)

CLUB NIGHT REPORT (Thurs 1st Aug 19) Another busy Summer night at Castlehill CC Dundee! Summer Rd 3 Result Keith Rose (1529) ½, (1383) Alan Woodcock ½ Great fighting result for Alan against an opponent graded higher then him! 4th Quick-Play Event GP We had 13 players (6 juniors!) in the penultimate Quick-Play of the…