BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017

BOB DUNN SUMMER 2017 The draw for this years summer round one has been made and is on our website. A fantastic 21 players have entered this year with a lot of new faces playing a competitive chess match format for the first time. I am sure our old hands will give them all the…

LADDER UPDATE

LADDER UPDATE: 12/03/17

Well not a lot of ladder activity over the last few months due to busy club nights! But the last two weeks we have managed to play a couple of ladder competitions.
 
The website ladder page has now been updated with the latest results and tables.

 

 

LADDER

TAFCA – J.R.CHALMERS GRAND PRIX: Update

TAFCA – J.R.Chalmers Grand Prix: Updated 11/03/17 Master Aaron Gourley J15 (1010) from Perth Chess Club sits top of the J.R.Chalmers Grand Prix table on 9½ points, 1½ points clear of Alastair Dawson (1807) from Dundee CC and Ian Washington (1427) from Perth in 2nd place. Aaron`s league form has been electric with 7 wins…

Dundee City SNCL Report, Rounds 5 and 6

Dundee City SNCL Report, Rounds 5 and 6: February 26th 2017:  A report by Alastair Dawson is now up on our website. It was good for our “A” team in division one; Okay for our “B” team in division two and not so good for our “C” team in division four! SNCL Boost post LikeShow…

BOB DUNN SUMMER TOURNAMENT 2017

BOB DUNN SUMMER TOURNAMENT 2017 Entries are now being taken for this years summer tournament. The format is a 4 round Swiss, with the option in the event of a tie for the title of a 5th round between the players involved (Swiss rules still apply!). Time-control: All moves in 90 minutes each player (Same…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP: Round 4

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2016-17 The forth round draw is now up and the Club Championship night is Thursday 6th April 2107.  That is the night you play the match. If you can`t make that night, then it`s up to you the player to contact your opponent (and email me as well!) asap to try and find an…

CASTLEHILL NEWS CATCH-UP:

CASTLEHILL  NEWS CATCH-UP: Mon 27th Feb We had another busy night on Thursday 23rd February at the club, with 29 players down, 10 of the juniors! Not only that, but the coaching must be working as we do see an improvement already in them! TAFCA DIV 1 Castlehill A 2, Perth A 2 A last…

CASTLEHILL CHESS CLUB CATCH-UP

CASTLEHILL CHESS CLUB REPORT CATCH-UP: Apologies for the lack of info over the past two weeks but have been very busy with work and family matters. So let’s catch up on what has been a very good time for our club. TAFCA LEAGUE Div 2 Dundee D 0, Castlehill D 4 What a great result…

CHESS SCOTLAND: SPENS CUP MATCH

CHESS SCOTLAND: SPENS CUP Castlehill Chess Club Club v Wandering Dragons Chess Club Today (Sat 21 Jan) we take on Wandering Dragons B in the Spens Cup. It takes place at the Chaplaincy, starting at noon. We don’t have our strongest line-up but we’ll do our best. Pop in for a look-see if you are…

CLUB NIGHT UPDATE

Thurs 12th Jan: Club update + In all 28 players down at the club tonight, including 9 juniors! The junior coaching is going very well with the Step method books. The kids seem to be enjoying it all! TAFCA Div 1 Castlehill C 2½, Dundee C 1½ That is Castlehill C`s first win of this…