IAN McNAB MEMORIAL 2016

The 8th Ian McNab Opening themed memorial takes place on Thursday 16th June, 7:30pm sign-in. This is a 5 round 15 minutes each player format. We have some interesting suggestions this year for an opening, a.k.a. Ian McNab style! Please check them out and let me know which one you would like to see used.…

CHESS SCOTLAND NANCY ELDER FINAL RE-MATCH

NANCY ELDER CUP: Re-Match Final: Thurs 19th May 2016: Euan Dawson v Keith Rose Congratulations go to a Castlehill player for becoming the Chess Scotland Nancy Elder Champion 2015-16. What a great achievement by one of our players. Not only that both players in the final came from Castlehill Chess Club, one young and one…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2015-16: Round 4 draw

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2015-16: Round 4 draw The draw for the 4th round of the Club Championship is now up on our website. Please contact your opponents ASAP to find a suitable date! The deadline is Thursday 14th July 2016. Now the TAFCA season may be over but we have a lot going on at Castlehill…

NANCY ELDER FINAL 2016

NANCY ELDER FINAL 2016 It was a fantastic achievement to have two Castlehill players in the final of the Chess Scotland Nancy Elder Cup held on finals day along with the Richardson Cup, Spens Cup and the Jack Campbell Rosebowl (Castlehill in final of that!). Keith Rose and young Euan Dawson did very well to…

BOB DUNN SUMMER COMPETITION 2016

BOB DUNN SUMMER 2016 The draw is now up on our website. Please contact opponents asap to arrange a date. Deadline is Thursday 26th May. Remember: Win=3 points; Draw=1 point; Loss=Zero points;  90 minutes all moves, both players. Good luck to all! P.S. It`s still not to late to enter the Summer, just let me…

WORLD YOUTH UNDER 16 CHESS OLYMPIAD 2016

WORLD YOUTH UNDER 16 CHESS OLYMPIAD 2016 Great news for Castlehill Chess Club Dundee as two of our junior players have been picked for the Scotland Olympiad team! Congratulations to Declan Shafi & Ben Volland. We could not be prouder of them and I am sure they will do well in Slovakia! Below is a…