BOB DUNN SUMMER COMPETITION 2016

BOB DUNN SUMMER COMPETITION 2016 The 2nd round draw is up on the website now. The deadline is Thursday 28th July 2016. Please contact your opponent asap and find a date. Please keep me in the loop and remember to check our website calendar to avoid clashing with other events you might want to play…

IAN McNAB OPENING THEMED MEMORIAL 2016

The 8th Ian McNab Memorial: Thursday 16th June 2016 Here are the opening suggestions so far for the Ian McNab Memorial. Please vote for your choice of opening. Vote closes this Sunday 12th June, 1pm. Then the winner will be posted on Facebook and website. VOTE NOW!   Benko Gambit: 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5…

5-MINUTE GRAND PRIX RESULTS (3rd)

5-MINUTE GRAND PRIX The 3rd 5-minute on Wednesday 2nd June was a very busy night with 16 players entered (Sorry for delay in report but had problems with tables!). So busy in fact we had to split it into two groups to make sure everybody got a game and we could finish all the matches!…

IAN McNAB MEMORIAL 2016

The 8th Ian McNab Opening themed memorial takes place on Thursday 16th June, 7:30pm sign-in. This is a 5 round 15 minutes each player format. We have some interesting suggestions this year for an opening, a.k.a. Ian McNab style! Please check them out and let me know which one you would like to see used.…

CHESS SCOTLAND NANCY ELDER FINAL RE-MATCH

NANCY ELDER CUP: Re-Match Final: Thurs 19th May 2016: Euan Dawson v Keith Rose Congratulations go to a Castlehill player for becoming the Chess Scotland Nancy Elder Champion 2015-16. What a great achievement by one of our players. Not only that both players in the final came from Castlehill Chess Club, one young and one…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2015-16: Round 4 draw

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2015-16: Round 4 draw The draw for the 4th round of the Club Championship is now up on our website. Please contact your opponents ASAP to find a suitable date! The deadline is Thursday 14th July 2016. Now the TAFCA season may be over but we have a lot going on at Castlehill…