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This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Chess Academy Weekends

ECF Academy members have attended numerous domestic and foreign tournaments between January and April this year. Excellent results achieved include the Under 11 and Under…

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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…


Northern Junior Championship

… at the Excelsior Academy, Newcastle on the 17th/18th February 2018 The Northern Junior Championship is in its third year and continues to be popular…


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