Club Night: 10/10/19

Another busy night down at Castlehill Chess Club! This evening saw our D and E teams kick off their TAFCA seasons, with a convicning 3-1 victory for the D team, not the captaincy debut Daniel would be looking for! At least he can take some comfort in a good draw against the old warhorse Graham…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP UPDATE!

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2019-20 (UPDATE- 7th Oct 19) The closing date for this years club championship is Sunday 13th October 2019, so please let me know if you wish to enter! To check if you are entered, please click the link below. If not listed but wish to enter, let me know ASAP. For more details…

Club Night: 3/10/19

Another busy night down at Castlehill last night, with yet MORE new chess players coming along! We saw an evening of good friendlies and learning in the coffee bar, with Cameron and Andre yet again having a good giggle, and old foes (10 years now!) Keith and Daniel crossing swords again on the board, with…

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…