GERRARDS CROSS CHESS CLUB
GERRARDS CROSS CHESS CLUB  

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Gerrards Cross Juniors Dhian & Nayan Nagi - tallented young chess players and great at making cakes !!! 

June 2018: Juniors: Frank Rich Trophy

 

The inaugural competition for the Frank Rich trophpy is finished. After near 80 games of blitz chess (10mins each) played from October 2017 to June 2018  & under full chess rules the winners are
 
Frank Rich Champion: Lucas Barnett-Harris
 
Under 13 Section:
1st Lucas Barnett Harris
2nd Auther Page
3rd Leopold Stenzel
 
Under 9 Section
1st: Benjamin Frewer
2nd: Dhian Nagi
3rd: Alex Kay
 
Special thanks to:
Natasha Regan (IWM & friend of the Club)
Peter Forest (Club Secretary & 1st Team Captain)
for supporting the grand final, the award ceremony and participating in several crazy rounds of simultameous chess against the juniors.

Gerrards Cross Chess Club well represented at the 2018 St Albans Chess Congress:

 

Intermediate (U140)

Geoff Naldrett 3/ 5

Doug Forbes 3/ 5

Tony Ganner 2.5/ 5

Ramesh Boury 1.5/ 5

Max Winberg 1/ 5

 

Minor (U120)

Ian Holden 4.5/ 5 (2nd place) - excellent result and probably the last time Ian will get to play in the U120.

 

Q1,2018: Arthur Page (9yr old) makes England under eleven squad.

 

Arthur, following in the footsteps of his older brother Charles learnt to play chess at Gerrards Cross Chess Club and has represent the club in the Bucks Chess League.

 

If you play a game against either of these talented guys pay attention !!

 

May 2018: Buck Chess League Results:

Division 1: Gerrards Cross 1st Team: 2nd 

Division 2: Gerrards Corss 2nd Team: 2nd

Division 2: Gerrards Cross 3rd team: 5th

8 June 2016 - GM Matthew Sadler & IWM Natasha Regan visit the club.

Excellent evening see Matthews report of the evening at 

 
 

Sunday 16 October: Bucks Junior Chess Competition. Open for Bucks Juniors only. Gerrards Cross Memorial Centre. Start 09:30. Contact ray.sayers@gmail.com.

We are located at:

Gerrards Cross Memorial Hall

Gerrards Cross

SL97AD

 

Tel: 01753 883759

 

 

Membership

Your first 1 month membership is free. After that, membership is :

£72.00 / year adults

£20.00/yr juniors

 

Payment Methods:

* Cheques payable to: Gerrards Cross Chess Club.

* Bank Transfer: 40-22-05; Acc#: 81052608. Please use your name as the payment reference

 

Membership to the club grants you the opportunity to play for the Club in the Bucks Chess League, as well as participate in the Buck League individual championship.

NOTE to play in the Bucks Chess League you must be a member of the English Chess Federation

 

Our membership year runs from September to September.