CASTLEHILL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP (last but one!)

CASTLEHILL QUICK-PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP Thurs 15th July 21, 7:30pm Round 4 (penultimate)– 7 round Swiss   Before this penultimate event, Andre Babin was leading by 1½ points only from Jan Barron-Majerik so all still to play for with two events left including this one!   Eleven players took part and boy did we have some surprise…

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY EVENT – Arena 59

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY EVENT Thurs 8th July 21 – Arena 59 – 8:10pm to 9:40pm (It said 58, but was 59!)   Oh what a night with 11 players taking part including new Castlehill Member Judith Firth! Welcome to our chess club, Judith, I hope you enjoyed the night!   Congratulations to Andre Babin and…

THE BOB DUNN SUMMER TOURNAMENT 2021 Round 2 Report

THE BOB DUNN SUMMER TOURNAMENT 2021 Round 2 Report Most of the results went to the form book but congratulations to Marten Kats (1203) who beat junior wonder kid, Rishi Vijayakumar J9! That was some result Marten!   Trevor Harley (1333) still not fully recovered from his illness managed a fine draw against Jan Barron-Majerik…

CASTLEHILL RANDOM KNOCKOUT 2020-21 Up date report

CASTLEHILL RANDOM KNOCKOUT 2020-21 Semi-Finals – Results   Miguel Alvarez (1650)est 1 – 0 Graham Mooney (1866) Andre Babin (1882) 1 – 0 Marten Kats (1203)   Congratulations to Miguel and Andre in reaching this season’s Random Knockout Final! Commiserations to Graham and Marten for just falling at the last hurdle! You did yourselves proud…

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY EVENT – Arena 57 report!

CASTLEHILL WEEKLY QUICK-PLAY EVENT Thurs 24th June 21 – Arena 57 – 8:10pm to 9:40pm   It`s the middle of Summer and yet we still get 10 players willing to battle it out online over a 2-D board!   Congratulations to Richard Kynoch, a,k,a, “DoktorAvalanche” who strolled through the competition unbeaten finishing on 24 points.…

CASTLEHILL QUICK-PLAY GRAND PRIX: Round 3 News!

CASTLEHILL QUICK-PLAY GRAND PRIX Thurs 10th June 21 – Round 3 – 7 round Swiss   It was a very open and tough night for all players involved including the top players! We had 15 entries in total with three players tied for first place on the night!   Congratulations to Andre Babin, Jan Barron-Majerik…