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NSCC Girls Championship winners

Congratulations to all the girls teams that played at the National Schools Girls’  Chess Championships 2018 finals 7th-8th April at St Catherine’s, Bramley. The U19…




Ezra Kirk IM / Matt Wadsworth IM norm

Congratulations to ECF Academy members Ezra Kirk (above left), on being awarded his International Master title by FIDE, and Matthew Wadsworth (above right), on gaining…


West of England Ladies Champion

ECF Chess Academy student Georgia Headlong, aged 12, becomes the West of England Ladies Champion, as she finished the top female player at the Easter…


Shreyas Royal – simuls

9-year-old Shreyas was invited to a Kent club to play a simul against 16 juniors (aged from 6 to 12 yrs) and 4 adults. He…



Success for ECF Chess Academy player Joe Hirst

Well done to Joe Hirst for winning the Blackpool Congress Standard – http://chess-results.com/tnr337968.aspx?lan=1&art=4 – Joe achieved 5/5, finishing clear of a field of 99 to…


Under 18 County Championships 2018

— a report from John Swain, with pictures by Phill Beckett This event saw a very encouraging return, after 2017’s default. The event at The…


Shreyas Royal – U14 champion

9-yr-old Shreyas Royal (above, lower right) played in the West of England Junior Chess Championships over the weekend of 17-18 February 2018 at Swindon. He…


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