CASTLEHILL DUNDEE CHESS CONGRESS REPORT

DUNDEE CHESS CONGRESS (Castlehill player reports)   The Dundee Chess Congress was a great successes in it’s new venue in the center of Dundee. Indeed it is Castlehill`s own venue at the Chaplaincy at Dundee University Campus! The Congress took place Friday 19th to Sunday 21st Oct 2018. Castlehill Chess Club Dundee had a fantastic…

TAFCA ALLEGRO: KNIGHTS of NEWPORT

TAFCA ALLEGRO (Part One): KNIGHTS of NEWPORT Wed 24th Oct 18A reminder that the 1st TAFCA Allegro is tomorrow (Wednesday 24th Oct) at Knights of Newport Chess Club, 7:30pm sign-in. Please can we have a good turn out from Castlehill Chess Club  for Knights of Newport. This event is part of 5 events and also…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 18th Oct 18

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 18th Oct 18: With over 35 players down it was guaranteed to be a busy night at Castlehill “AGAIN!”. TAFCA Results Div 1: Castlehill C 1, Castlehill A 3 Castlehill A start their TAFCA league campaign off with a win but boy it did not all go to plan! The “A”…

TAFCA INDIVIDUAL ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018-19

TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP 2018-19 (A message from Marcus Wylie of Knight`s of Newport Chess Club) Upcoming event An Allegro event will held at the Knights of Newport-on-Tay club and is open to all members of TAFCA clubs across Tayside and Fife. Event registration:      7:30pm, Wednesday 24th October Event location:            The Newport Club, 4 Cupar Road,…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2018-19: Round 1 draw

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2018-19 (Round 1 draw) At last we are off as the first round of the Club Championship is drawn. This year we have 38 entries (so far!). The Club Championship is split over two nights this year to ease the burden on the organiser, venue and equipment! ROUND ONE Top half of the…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 4th Oct 18

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 4th Oct 18: We had a lot of juniors down tonight and it was very busy and at time loud. With over 29 players down what would you expect! It was one of those special Castlehill nights with the first individual tournament of the season on, The Konrad Memorial. But first……

TAFCA SEASON 2018-19 INFO

TAFCA SEASON 2018-19 LEAGUE Well here we go again in TAFCA! Castlehill has 6 teams entered, 3 in division one (A, B, C) and 3 in division two (D, E, F). DIVISION ONE There are 8 teams in total: Castlehill A, B & C; Dundee A & B; Kirkcaldy A & B and Perth A…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2018-19

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2018-19 (Nov 18 – May 19; 5 round Swiss: 90 minutes each player) Closing date for entries is this Thursday 4th October. For a full list of entries so far please click the link “HERE“. If you are not on the list you are not entered. If you wish to play contact me…

The 36th KONRAD WIERSZBICKI MEMORIAL 2018

The 36th KONRAD WIERSZBICKI ALLEGRO MEMORIAL 2018 The 36th Konrad Memorial takes place this Thursday 4th October, 7:30pm sign-in. Format: 5 round Swiss; 15 minutes each player; All matches go for grading. Just pop down on the night and enter, all welcome. This is one of our longest running competitions and your support would be…