‘From inception in 2014, this event has surpassed expectations year on year and is the most dynamic national
chess competition for young women. Come and help us create another record-breaking year.
We now look forward to the 2019 tournament and to welcoming schools from all over the country who are
taking part. We warmly invite new participants and we celebrate this exceptional assembly of like-minded girls’
— Mrs Alice Phillips – Headmistress, St Catherine’s, Bramley – co-sponsoring School
Girls’ Semi-Finals – both events will start at 10am and finish at approximately 5pm. All teams will play five rounds against other competing teams. The Swiss pairing system will be used. Players will have 30 minutes each on the chess clock. The finals will be held over the weekend of 6th/7th April 2019 at St Catherine’s School. The number of points scored will decide qualification and not individual match results.