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Official FIDE events … … and the rest – worldwide chess events from the FIDE website

PLEASE NOTE – where an event is marked as ‘ALL DAY’ it may be best to check with the organisers in case they have not submitted a start and end time to us …

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4NCL Rounds 7 and 8 / Weekend 4
Mar 4 – Mar 5 all-day
2020 Manchester Qualifier @ Manchester University Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

2020Contact: Peter Hornsby Email: Web:
A National Rapidplay Team Championship open to all! Kindly sponsored by Chess & Bridge
Events taking place across the country including: Edinburgh: 22nd October; London: 29th October; Leeds: 12th November; York 21st January; Birmingham 28th January. Leading to a Super-Final next summer to determine the best 20/20 Chess team of four in the UK with cash prizes trophies and medals up for grabs along the way! Just £10 per person to participate!
(Don’t have a team? Don’t worry, you can also sign up as an individual and be randomly allocated into a mixed Barbarians side on the day) Recognised by the English Chess Federation [MAP] Flyer

4NCL Rounds 7 and 8 / Weekend 4
Mar 18 – Mar 19 all-day

4NCLDe Vere Wokefield Park (Division 3 South, Division 4 South) Cedar Court Wakefield (Division 3 North)

English Chess Challenge Qualifier @ 84-90 Chipstead Valley Road, Coulsdon
Apr 9 @ 10:45 am – 6:00 pm

Contact: CCF Email: Web:
This tournament is open to anyone aged under 18 at 31 August 2016. Everyone plays in one big tournament with the best boys and girls in each age group qualifying for the semi-finals [MAP]

Junior 4NCL @ St Johns Hotel, 651 Warwick Rd, Solihull B91 1AT
Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day
ECF National Schools U19 Open Repechage @ Eton College, Windsor SL4 6DW
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Contact: Neill Cooper Email: Web:
5 round school team rapidplay for qualified teams only – see website for more information [MAP]

4NCL Rounds 9, 10 and 11 / Weekend 5
Apr 29 – May 1 all-day

4NCLPark Inn Telford (Divisions 1 and 2) De Vere Wokefield Park (Divisions 3 South and 4 South) Cedar Court Wakefield (Division 3 North)

4NCL Rounds 1 and 2 / Weekend 1
Nov 11 – Nov 12 all-day

Divisions 1 and 2 – Park Inn Telford
Divisions 3 South and 4 – De Vere Wokefield Estate
Division 3 North – Cedar Court Hotel Wakefield