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…

TAFCA ALLEGRO PERTH CHAMPIONSHIPS: 27/01/20

The 3rd  TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP PERTH 2020 Entries 27 (19 last year!) What a fantastic night at Perth Chess Club for the third installment of the TAFCA Allegro Championships 2019-20 series! Perth Chess Club proved they have what it takes to accommodate and organise an event like this. There were raffles, a Quiz with a…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 23rd Jan 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 23rd Jan 20 We had over 35 players down to play chess tonight and the place was buzzing! We had one TAFCA League match, one TAFCA Knockout match, Junior Club Championship matches, one Club Championship match and ladder matches! I am exhausted just typing this all up never mind playing!  …

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 16th Jan 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 16th Jan 20 Another good nights chess at Castlehill with Junior Club Championship matches on and a TAFCA match involving our “A” & “B” team in division one! The div 3 match between Castlehill F and Kirkcaldy B was postponed at Kirkcaldy’s request. TAFCA – Div 1 Result Castlehill B 1,…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 9th Jan 20

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 9th Jan 20 Our first club night of 2020 went very, very well indeed with 32 plus down for a game of chess, 10 of them juniors! Not bad for a cold night in January!  It was the second part of the Club Championship round 2 and some very tough chess…