TAFCA WINTER LEAGUE ONLINE 2020-21
As you should know by now, the TAFCA OTB Winter League will be online for 2020-21 due to the still ongoing COVID pandemic and government guidelines.
The fixtures are now out and your captains have been informed. The league start date is Mon 2nd Nov 20 and finishes at the end of April 2021.
As it`s online there are a few extra rules to cover for this so please make the effort to read them all so you do not fall fowl of them! Also checkout the “VIDEO GUIDES” on the TAFCA website (links below) which maybe of help to you if you have not played in TAFCA matches online. There are 4 of them, each about 3 minutes long.
We have 8 teams this season which is a first I think! All players have been put in teams by grading order. You should have received an email letting you know which team you are in, but if not, you can find out on the Castlehill website, under Menu “TAFCA” then TAFCA OTB/teams. (or click the link below!).
Your team captains will be in touch ASAP to inform you of any relevant information and if you are available to play on any match night.
Good luck to all Castlehill teams and players, but most of all enjoy your chess!
A-Team Div 1: Captain: Declan Shafi
B-Team Div 1: Captain: Ray Noble (Non-playing)
C-Team Div 1: Captain: Robert Jackson
D-Team Div 1: Captain: Peter Sallai
E-Team Div 2: Captain: Ed Walton
F-Team Div 2: Captain: Trevor Harley
G-Team Div 2: Captain: Daniel Coleman
H-Team Div 2: Captain: Ray Noble (Non-playing)
All matches will go for allegro grading only and will be screened by Lichess, TAFCA and Chess Scotland for possible cheating! Please checkout the link for the new online rules, especially the section:
ONLINE FAIR PLAY REGULATIONS (Anti-Cheating checking)