CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 5th March 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 5th March 2020 We had one TAFCA div 2 match on, plus 3 Random Knockout matches and of course the Ladder and Junior Club Championship matches! I guess another busy night at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee! TAFCA Div 2: Castlehill E 1, Castlehill D 3 Now the official TAFCA website has…

SNCL REPORT for Sun 1st March 2020

Scottish National Chess League, March 1st 2020, Rounds 5 and 6: Dundee City teams is a joint venture between Castlehill Chess Club Dundee and Dundee Chess Club. This has been a very successful union of the big two chess clubs in Dundee and hopefully it will continue for a long time. Well a mixed bag of…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 27th Feb 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 27th Feb 20 Tonight we had one TAFCA match on at home, and one team away from home. We also had the Junior Club Championships, and of course the ladder! TAFCA Div 1: Castlehill A 2, Castlehill C 2 What a fantastic result for Castlehill C which gives them a much…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 20th Feb 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 20th Feb 20 Another busy night at Castlehill with two TAFCA matches on, two Random Knockout games and of course the Ladder! There was also one of our TAFCA teams away to St.Andrews and the juniors were in a quieter mood tonight, but maybe that had something to do with Tom…

TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP UPDATE

The TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP UPDATE A reminder that the penultimate TAFCA Allegro Championship is at Newport Knights Chess Club on Wed 26th Feb 20, 7:30pm sign-in. I am looking forward to a very good “CASTLEHILL” presence on the night, so please try and make it. I can assure you that a warm welcome from our…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP (Round 3 draw)

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP – Round 3  The third round draw of the Club Championship is now up on our website. Please contact opponents ASAP to make the necessary arrangements. CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHTS Round 3 (Part 1): Thurs 2nd April 2020 Round 3 (Part 2): Thurs 16th April 2020 For all the result, standings so far and…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 13th Feb 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 13th Feb 20 It was another busy night at Castlehill with two TAFCA matches on, some Club Championship and Random Knockout matches, plus the ladder! We also had the pleasure of junior’s galore making sure silence was not the order of the night!   TAFCA It was a night of what…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 6th Feb 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 6th Feb 20 Busy night as usual and some great matches on! TAFCA Result – Div 1 Castlehill B 2, Perth A 2 What a fantastic result by Castlehill B against Perth A! This point should be enough to keep us safe in division 1. It was not the result Perth…

SNCL Rounds 3 & 4: Sun 2nd Feb 20

Scottish National Chess League, February 2nd, 2020 Rounds 3 & 4, Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline.  Report by Alastair Dawson   Dundee City (a joint venture between Castlehill CC and Dundee CC) had 20 players on hand to compete in Rounds 3 and 4 of this year’s SNCL.   Competition was extremely tough as usual. When silence…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 30th Jan 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 30th Jan 20 Another busy night at Castlehill Chess Club Dundee. We had one TAFCA league match on, four Club competition matches and two Ladders sections as well, plus a few skittle games, etc. TAFCA Result – Div 1 Castlehill A 3½, Kirkcaldy A ½ Unfortunately Kirkcaldy came a man down…